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MINISTER for Fishing and Boating Jaala Pulford MP has stated the buyout of 10 Gippsland Lakes Access Licences will be complete by April 1, 2020.

THE Fraser Coast Fishing Alliance is reminding anglers to sign this petition and help stop commercial netting in the Great Sandy Marine Park. You'll need to be quick though, as it closes on February 25.

A dolphinfish in NSW has been recaptured after growing 30 cm in less than 3 months.

NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair says that Labor’s announcement for recreational fishers is hardly a good catch.

TWO peacock bass have been captured at Mackay, Queensland, confirming that the non-native species has been illegally released into the area.

THE NSW Labor party today released its recreational fishing policy in the lead up to the State’s March 23 election.

VICTORIAN fisheries officers recently located several setlines during a boat patrol on the Goulburn River, downstream of Shepparton.

LAKE Eildon’s Murray cod fishery is in sensational shape, according to researchers from the Victorian Fisheries Authority.

SEAFOOD lovers and recreational anglers looking for food, fishing and family fun on the Labour Day long weekend should consider the free ‘Hooked on Lakes Entrance’ festival on Saturday, March 9, from 10 am-9 pm.

A VICTORIAN couple have allegedly been caught with an illegal net containing more than 1000 juvenile bream, nearly 900 of which were already dead.

THE Australian Freshwater Masters is an event that pits teams of two anglers against other teams in a three round series. Find out who won what.

THE National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo is just around the corner and will be again held at the Brisbane Showgrounds, from April 5 to 7, 2019.

Dr Ben Diggles argues that so far as sustainability is concerned, the properly managed harvest of wild fisheries wins hands down over terrestrial food sources.

Fisho's environment editor John Newbery makes the case for using fishing licence revenue to buy out NSW's remaining beach hauling licences.

THE NSW branch of the Shooters Fishers and Farmers Party has elected party chairman Mr Mark Banasiak to head the Upper House ticket in the number one position for the March 23 NSW State election.