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PATRICK Linehan sings the praises of Norfolk Island as a premier destination for keen Aussie Sportfishers.

The Recreational Fishing Alliance of NSW says that almost complete non-compliance on the rocks in the Randwick Local Government Area shows how dismal education efforts have been in relation to the compulsory life jacket trial.

MAKING the most of this season’s hot marlin bite on the NSW South Coast, Fisho publisher Chris Yu jumped onboard for a road trip to Eden recently with good mate Ben Sandman and his new Bar Crusher 670HT.

Halco's David "Hodgie" Hodge yesterday established a new personal best for barra with an awesome 134 cm fish on the Madeye 7 inch Paddle Prawn.

TONY Poole reports on the 2018 Club Marine Trailer Boat Fishing Tournament...see who won what!

TIME is running out to complete the Victorian Fisheries Authority's survey on recreational fishing and put yourself in the draw to win a $239 spinning reel.

AS of April 1, 2018, all commercial net fishing ceased in Corio Bay, Victoria.

THE Sydney Trailer Boat Show makes its return to Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on April 7 and 8, 2018.

FOLLOWING Tuesday night's Senate defeat, Labor and the Greens are vowing to challenge the decision, attempting to stop Liberal's marine park plans.

MORE than 200 'Seal The Loop' fishing line collection bins have been installed around Victoria, including locations at Portland, Warrnambool, Torquay and Geelong.

TO increase safety for rock fishers, rock fishing safety proponents in Auckland, New Zealand, are trialling the use of drones to help deliver safety messages to rock fishers in remote fishing spots.

IN great news for Victorian freshwater anglers, it was announced last night that Dartmouth Pondage will reopen to land-based fishing from May 1, 2018.

SCIENTISTS from the Arthur Rylah Institute have been out and about recently, surveying various waterways of interest to rec anglers. See what they found, where!

LABOR and the Greens have tonight failed in their Senate attempt to scuttle the Turnbull government’s federal marine park proposal.