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THE Victorian government has released its Victorian Recreational Fishing Tourism Strategy.

NSW DPI Fisheries officers from the Greater Metropolitan Mobile Squad patrolling the rock platforms around Swansea last Sunday...

YOU have probably heard of the Macquarie perch, but have you heard of the endangered Blue Mountains perch?

HOOKED on Portland will return in 2022 on January 22-23 to celebrate the coastal centre as a fishing and tourism hotspot.

THE Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has declared a La Niña has formed in the tropical Pacific and is likely to persist until at least the end of January.

FISHING World’s 2021 “Summer-Long” edition is on news stands now! It’s a massive read, too, with heaps of different feature stories – plus Boat Fishing mag on the reverse side.

VICTORIAN recreational fishers can again look forward to chasing Murray cod from 1 December, following a three-month closure in most waters to enhance breeding.

NSW offers a range of incredible recreational fishing experiences, from offshore gamefishing for rampaging marlin and metre-plus kingfish to soaking a bait...

TIME is running out to have your say on proposed changes to recreational fishing rules for eastern rock lobster and dusky flathead – including the introduction of a slot limit.

COCKBURN Sound’s seagrass meadows are an important nursery ground for so many of Western Australia's favourite fish, including blue swimmer crabs, whiting, squid and snapper...

FISHING World recently reported on the boom in recreational fishing participation in the USA, which appears to have been one of the few positive outcomes of...

VICTORIA'S recreational fishers will be excited to hear 150,000 Australian bass fingerlings were stocked into nine Victorian waters this week...

ONE of the most important days of the year was the first Saturday in October especially if you grew up in rural NSW during the 1960s and 70s...

OCEANHERO is a new search engine with a mission to fight the ocean plastic crisis by raising funds for initiatives that actively recover ocean-bound plastic.

ANGLING International has highlighted the "powerful and positive" economic impact of the outdoor recreation sector – including an extraordinary year for fishing – on the US economy.

DO you have a great idea to improve recreational fishing in your local area? Fishers and community members are encouraged to apply for funding from the Recreational Fishing Trusts for projects that improve and promote recreational fishing...