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THERE'S been a lot of attention devoted recently to the worrying state of stocks of some of our favourite fish...

THE federal election is just over a week away and pre-poll voting is now open. And while election debates are currently centred around inflation...

DESPITE the woeful weather forecast, almost 300 brave souls made the trip to Port Stephens for the 27th annual Trailer Boat Fishing Tournamnent.

MELBOURNE will host the World Recreational Fishing Conference (WRFC) in February 19-23, 2023 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

THE NSW Department of Primary Industries is reminding anglers that the annual zero bag limit closure for Australian bass and estuary perch...

AS fishos, what have we got to lose, or gain, from the various parties at this election?

A BODY believed to be missing 19-year-old fisherman Brenden Hurd has been found off the NSW south coast after he was swept off rocks earlier this week.

ON 26 January 2020, Fisheries officers were patrolling Lake Illawarra as part of Operation Stingray II, a compliance operation targeting marine invertebrate collection around Lake Illawarra.

HAWAII has recently moved legislation forward to ban the use of drones for fishing.

THE NSW DPI Game Fish Tagging program is the largest saltwater tagging program of its kind in the world. In operation since 1973, the program has now seen over half a million fish tagged by recreational anglers.

MARITIME Safety Queensland has provided the latest periodic report on boating infrastructure projects currently underway in the state...

THE future of fishing in Gippsland Lakes is looking up, now in its second consecutive year of dusky flathead stocking.

QUEENSLAND Fisheries research suggests Spanish mackerel stocks are at critically low levels. Although, according to Greeny, something doesn’t add up.

BACK in 2014 the Future Fish Foundation and other recreational bodies pushed hard for political parties contesting the Victorian state election to agree to a removal of net fishing from Melbourne’s Port Phillip Bay...

FIVE key NSW Recreational Fishing Havens have received a significant boost of dusky flathead fingerlings in what NSW DPI says is its most successful flathead stocking season...

THE NSW DPI - FIsheries' Research Angler Program (RAP) recently received a very significant snapper frame donation from the NSW South Coast.