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THE RSPCA has publicly supported a ban on game fishing following the recent weighing of a 1431 lb marlin at Hervey Bay, Queensland.

ANOTHER 2000 kingfish are being stocked into Botany Bay, NSW, this week to further boost the existing kingie population.

AROUND 10,000, estuary perch fingerlings were this week stocked into Brogo Dam, in the second year of EP stockings.

NATIVE Lures is up for sale and it could be the perfect business for you to forge your own path and be your own boss in the fishing industry.

SAVE the date because the Hay Fishing Classic is on again, at the Sandy Point Reserve in Hay, NSW, on February 2 and 3, 2018.

THE first national picture of the footprint of bottom trawling on Australia’s seabed habitats has just been released.

FISHO'S environment editor John Newbery ponders some government fisheries figures that don't appear to add up...

THE International Conference on River Connectivity will see over 350 delegates from more than 30 countries descend on Albury, NSW, from December 10-14.

A FREE introductory workshop about river blackfish is being held on December 15 and 16, at Kawarren in the Otways, Victoria. Learn how to drive an underwater camera!

THE Victorian Fisheries Authority has welcomed 14 new fisheries officers to their ranks after 10 weeks of intensive training.

TWENTY-SIX thousand trout cod fingerlings were released into the Macquarie River downstream of Bathurst, NSW, on Wednesday, December 5.

A GROUP of anglers fishing east of Lady Musgrave Island on the southern Great Barrier Reef made history in early December 2018 with their capture of the second largest black marlin...

CODFERENCE 2018 is on this weekend, Sunday December 9, and organisers say it’s going to be the biggest and best yet.

DPI Fisheries and Charles Sturt University are co-hosting the International Fish Passage 2018 conference in Albury, on the Murray River in southern NSW, from December 10 to 14, 2018.

ONE of Australia's most beloved writer appeals for public help to rescue one of the world's last great marine ecosystems from the clutches of the fossil fuel industry.