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NORTHERN Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources, Ken Vowles, has welcomed the decision by the Northern Land Council to extend the Blue Mud Bay agreement for another 12 months.

THE next Fishers for Fish Habitat Forum is being held at Eaglby in Qld on November 26.

THE Cardwell Sportfishing Club will be officially unveiling the Vic McCristal and Eric Moller memorial at 10 am on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

NEXT year will see the 50th anniversary of the Exmouth Game Fishing Club’s GAMEX game and sport fishing tournament - Western Australia's premier game fishing event.

FISHING World and Victory are giving away another 10 filleting knives!

The fact that he was using them for bait was no excuse for a NSW man found in possession of 20 undersized tailor.

A striped marlin has won the IGFA Marlin Race for the first time, with a swim of over 10,000 km.

The EPA is urging caution over eating fish from the Shoalhaven River in NSW, after a toxic firefighting chemical was found in the waterway.

A KINGFISH tagged in South Australia has been recaptured in NSW, some 1320 km from where it was released.

THIS Saturday, November 11, the Victorian Fisheries Authority is holding a FREE Talk Wild Trout Conference in Mansfield. You must register to attend so be quick!

THE Sofala Carp Blitz on the Turon River is being held again this year on the weekend of November 18-19. We have details on the site.

The Macquarie River is the subject of a recently-funded project to enhance and rehabilitate degraded recreational fish habitat .

UK correspondent, Martin Salter, is returning to Australia to speak at the Australia Recreational Fishing Foundation’s National Conference in Darwin. He is hoping to see some progress since he penned his "Keep Australia Fishing" report in 2011.

After gaining strong support from anglers, the Victorian Fisheries Authority have announced new regulations to protect stingrays, skates and guitarfish.