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IAN Macara recounts the ticking off a bucket list item...Broome sailfish.

REPRESENTATIVES from the Recreational Fishing Alliance have met at the Community Drop-in Session on Pier 2/3 with Infrastructure NSW and Create NSW. This weekend could be your last chance to fish the wharves for 2 years.

RANDWICK Council in Sydney has voted to crack down on boat trailers being parked in residential streets.

FISHO'S environment editor John Newbery ponders the future for marine conservation now that the lock outs associated with the proposed Sydney Marine Park has been abandoned...at least for now.

FISHO'S own Pat Linehan sends us some fishy postcards from Exmouth, WA.

A TAGGED Murray cod has been caught 5 times by researchers and once by an angler.

THERE are a stack of cool events happening all over Victoria this Go Fishing Day, Sunday, October 14.

NSW Gone Fishing Day is on again and NSW DPI will be running a host of events to celebrate!

DAVID Yaffa, proprietor of Yaffa Media, publisher of Fishing World, has died aged 84.

WITH help from fishing licence fees, Fishcare volunteers work with schools, community groups and fishing clubs to teach kids about fishing; how to set up rods, tie knots, cast and release fish safely.

ANGLERS are being encouraged to have their say about the Tunks Park Management Plan to prevent reduced access to another Sydney boat ramp.

THE Australian Trout Foundation is holding a free habitat workshop on Saturday, October 6, at the Arthur Rylah Institute, Heidelberg, Victoria.

AUSTRALIA'S Commonwealth-managed fisheries have been given a tick of sustainability with no fisheries subject to overfishing for the fifth consecutive year.

ANGLERS are reminded that National Gone Fishing Day 2018 will be hald on October 14.