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BONEFISH have been successfully spawned in captivity for the first time.

PEACOCK bass, a highly invasive pest fish species, have reportedly been caught at Dumbleton Weir on the Pioneer River in Mackay, Queensland.

THE NSW Department of Primary Industries has issued a 'request for tender' for a peak body to provide sector representation, consultation and communication services to the recreational fishing sector. Tenders close February 9.

THE 2018 National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo will be held at the Brisbane Showgrounds on March 16-18, and will be bigger and better than ever with the return of the Boating Industry Association as a major partner.

OZFISH is Australia’s first dedicated fishing conservation organisation and Aussie anglers are getting involved in droves.

IN this interview on ABC radio, former Fisho editor Jim Harnwell makes the case for sustainable recreational angling on Osprey Reef...and refutes claims that rec anglers would damage hammerhead shark populations.

THE Rig and Gig night on March 16 for the start of GAMEX is set to be a ripper.

THE first tagged flathead has been recaptured in Lake Macquarie, NSW, only 3 days after being tagged the first time!

FORMER Fisho editor, Jim Harnwell, provides some perspective on the recent capture of Australia's first 1000 pound blue marlin.

AN angler named Jarrod was lucky to escape injury when this large red gum bough fell on to his tinny.

AUSTRALIA'S first "grander" blue marlin has been landed off Exmouth, Western Australia.

FROZEN sharks and cold-shocked turtles are proving the latest casualties as a deep freeze continues to grip more than half of the US.

NSW DPI Fisheries Officers recently got some unexpected assistance after finding 12 set and unattended fishing lines near a camp at Gunbower Island.

FISHO'S UK correspondent Martin Salter recounts his latest trip Down Under when he experienced some truly champagne fishing.

VICTORIA'S newest recreational fishery is off to a golden start with the release of 130,000 golden perch and 95,000 Murray cod fingerlings at Rocklands Reservoir in western Victoria this week.