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FISHING World contributor Nathan Bajada took out Champion Tag & Release Boat Under 8m during the 2017 Garmin Billfish Shootout held at Port Stephens.

THE frame from a mulloway donated by Fishing World writer, Paul Lennon, to the NSW Research Angler Program recently is the second oldest on record in that state.

FISHING World writer Greg Finney was swept off the rocks on the NSW South Coast in 2015. A rock fisho for 45 years, Greg was "caught out" at a spot he has fished many times.

NEW research shows there are two genetically different snapper stocks off the Australian east coast, where it was previously believed all snapper were part of a single stock.

HOW-to guides to recreational fishing hot spots along the NSW coast are now available free of charge from DPI Fisheries offices, local tackle shops and tourist information centres.

NORTHERN Territory fishos have been starved of a decent wet season for four years but 2017 is shaping up to see great runoff fishing with consistent build-up rain since September.

Fisho writer Luke Reilly recently caught a very strangely marked mulloway in NSW.

IN this month's Environment News John Newbery discusses recreational fishing data and why we should be recording all of it.

ANTI-social behavior by some fishers on Sydney’s ferry wharves is seriously jeopardizing future access for all fishers to these popular fishing spots.

RECREATIONAL and Commercial fishing organisations continue to be at loggerheads over new measures introduced at the European Union Agriculture and Fisheries Council to protect threatened stocks of sea bass.

RAY Johnstone was a pensioner seeking some new fishing mates, and a couple of Queensland fishos answered the call with some of the best Aussie spirit you'll ever see.

EXPERIENCED fishers in the Murray Darling Basin are helping the government find ways to better communicate the role of environmental flows and how it impacts on their fishing.

FISHING and community groups are encouraged to apply for a share of $15 million in NSW Recreational Fishing Trust funding for grants to improve recreational fishing across the state.

INSIDE the March edition of Fishing World...

THE Little Ship Game Fishing Club’s annual Inter-club Shield and Reef Rumble is on again in February 2017 and has announced a new major sponsor in Nautilus Marine.