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FISHING World editor Scott Thomas just returned from a week at Kuri Bay and as you can see, the weather was perfect, the fishing action was red hot and scenery, second to none.

NSW seems to have had several months of decidedly weird weather which has continued on well past the major flood events of earlier in the year. Lots of big seas and strong winds have made...

MACKAY Regional Council has successfully deployed 45 habitat reef modules at the base of three easily accessible fishing platforms in the Pioneer River estuary.

NOT all is lost for the endangered Macquarie perch in Sydney’s Georges River after environmental DNA (eDNA) sampling of the water determined the presence of the endangered species in the waterway.

A MAN has been convicted and fined $3,000 plus court costs after pleading guilty on 20 May 2021 to NSW Murray crayfish offences.

UNSW scientists say the floods in March are essential for rivers and native fish species in NSW, but they fear that European carp numbers will repopulate to even greater...

THE winter tuna bite has kicked-off with a bang outside of Sydney with good reports of yellowfin tuna feeding on the surface.

TWO men have been issued big fines plus court costs after being found guilty of Murray crayfish theft.

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AFTER 50 years of problems and three years of research, plans to improve the Tuckean Swamp, the single largest contributor of poor water quality in the Richmond River, are about to be released.

RECENT surveys of Port Philip by fisheries scientists have recorded the best sand flathead spawning in 24 years.

IT'S never easy to find a silver lining in the middle of a global pandemic...

WESTERN Australian Fisheries Minister Don Punch rolled up his sleeves last week to help Recfishwest release another 5,000 juvenile yellowtail kingfish...

ON 11 March 2021, a South Coast man was sentenced to a term of nine months’ imprisonment to be served by way of intensive correction in the community and...

THE date for this year’s highly anticipated Gone Fishing Day is Sunday 10th October 2021, coinciding with international mental health day.

THE CSIRO's current favoured candidate for a new, everyday supermarket fish might raise a few eyebrows with the fly fishers!