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FOR the first time, the Victorian Fisheries Authority has stocked 75,000 silver perch and 45,000 golden perch fry into Horseshoe Lagoon, near Mildura.

THE NSW DPI has begun to relocate stressed Murray cod from the pool immediately downstream of Weir 32 near Menindee in western NSW.

AUSTRALIANS across all states and territories are being encouraged to prepare their fishing gear for the 2019 PIRTEK Fishing Challenge.

IF you want to see how electrofishing and fish tagging works, next Tuesday, February 12, is your chance.

ANOTHER surprising catch has been made in NSW waters: a fantastic tripletail (Lobotes surinamensis) landed on the Mid North Coast.

FISHO headed to Batemans Bay a couple of weeks ago for the 2019 Suzuki Marine Tollgate Islands Classic.

Over the next few months, Energy Australia will be undertaking bank erosion work on the eastern foreshore of the Thomsons Creek Dam, which will necessitate some restrictions to angler access.

THREE Camperdown men have been jailed after Victoria’s biggest illegal fishing sting.

THE South Australian Royal Commission into the Murray Darling Basin Plan has found government officials committed maladministration and negligence in drawing up the multi-billion-dollar deal to save Australia's largest river system.

LOCAL anglers and business communities are campaigning for appropriately-managed recreational fishing access to Lake Wallace, NSW.

HUNDREDS of thousands more fish have died in the Darling River at Menindee, NSW, in the second such event in three weeks.

A QUEENSLAND tourist has been the latest lucky angler to land $10,000 in the Million Dollar Barra competition

TWO more NSW councils have adopted laws requiring rock fishers to wear lifejackets.

NSW DPI has committed to building more new artificial reefs in the next few years. We have the location and maps of the first two.