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A CROC-SIZE dusky flathead tagged in the St Georges Basin has recorded an impressive 10 centimetre growth rate after being recaptured just over three years after it was originally released.

SOFALA CAS Fishing members released approximately 9,090 Murray cod and 6,060 golden perch into the Turon River last Saturday.

FISHING conservation charity OzFish Unlimited has received Great Barrier Reef Foundation funding to improve fish habitat in the lower Herbert region of North Queensland.

A CHRISTMAS card from relatives in the Netherlands raised some remarkably interesting questions about the range and distribution of the fish we here in Australia most often call “blackfish”...

THE Hay Fishing Classic is on again and will be held on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st, January 2021 at Sandy Point Reserve, Hay NSW.

HARVEST strategies are a key component of modern fisheries management across Australia and in other parts of the world.

NAVICO has announced a partnership with Ozfish Unlimited, a not-for-profit charity helping Aussie recreational fishers get active to improve the health of their local waterways.

VICTORIA is taking the first steps toward reciprocal licences along the border with New South Wales, with a 12-month trial at Lake Hume.

FISHING World’s 2020 “Summer-Long” edition is on news stands now. It’s a massive read, too, with heaps of different feature stories – plus Boat Fishing mag on the reverse side!

STRIPED marlin (Kajikia audax) are widely considered to be the most hotly contested of the billfish species. This is because, as the best eating of the billfish, they are heavily targeted by the commercial longlining sector...

THIS column doesn’t usually start with a website reference but today it does. That’s because some of the issues and proposals it contains are based on a Fisheries Resources & Development Corporation study into yellowtail kingfish stocks...

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A TAGGED kingfish has been recaptured multiple times in different states!

THE launch of a new weekly online fishing show is expected to attract listeners from around the nation and the world.

OVER 50,000 Murray cod fingerlings born from fish rescued from drying stretches of the Macquarie River last summer have been released back into the river this week.

WITH dozens of anchors and hundreds of metres of anchor rope retrieved from just one high voltage underwater cable recently...