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NSW DPI Fisheries scientists are assessing and sampling populations of key native fish in the Lower Darling River to work out what happened during recent fish kills.

COFFS Harbour fisho Wayne Gordon was targeting demersal species when he hooked something out of the ordinary...

FERNTREE Gully Quarry in Victoria is now choc-a-bloc full of trout and native fish.

NSW DPI is making some changes to the Fisheries Management (General) Regulation 2010. Here is your chance to have your say.

FISHO is offering readers a chance to win an Icom VHF Marine Transceiver, valued at $617, just for answering a simple question.

THE Victorian Fisheries Authority has written to property owners along the Goulburn River to explore their interest in voluntary soil and water testing as part of a site selection process for a new native fish hatchery near Shepparton.

THE Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) calendar photo competition is back for 2020...and they've bumped up the prizes too.

INTERESTED anglers are reminded to get involved in the upcoming trout strategy workshop at Wallerawang on June 15, 2019.

ACCORDING to Fisho's environment editor, this week’s inbox seems to have been full of horror stories about unsustainable fishing practices and ugly outcomes.

THE 2019 National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo will be staged at the Melbourne Showgrounds on August 16 to 18. Tickets are now on sale.

A LONGTAIL tuna tagged and released south of Port Macquarie has been recaptured 13 days later north of Port Stephens, a swim of around 120 km.

A CHARTER captain off Florida, USA, was this week arrested for boating under the influence of alcohol after reportedly threatening and holding his passengers hostage on a 12-hour fishing trip.

THE Australian Fishing Trade Association has welcomed the appointment of Senator Jonathon Duniam as Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries.

A SCHOOL of mahi mahi has drawn two anglers' attention to a $1 million bag of cocaine.

ANGLERS are reminded that the June long weekend is their last opportunity to catch a trout in streams and rivers across Victoria and NSW as the trout fishing season closes in these waters over the winter months.