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THE NSW DPI - Fisheries Freshwater Environment Branch is currently recruiting.

A FORMER South Australian commercial fisher has agreed to pay a large fine for illegally dumping a boat in Gulf St Vincent.

LAST year we ran a piece on the sale, for quite big money, of fish that historically were considered by anglers to be virtually inedible...

NEW research has set the cat amongst the pigeons (or more accurately, the barras amongst the baitfish?) when it comes to the long running “fish pain debate”.

THE East Australian Current (EAC) is considered to be one of the primary drivers of climate along the East Coast.

TWO men, a 49-year-old and a 58-year-old, were sentenced in Dubbo last Friday for fisheries offences...

IN an Australian first, it is now possible to recycle your unwanted fishing tackle at a select number of BCF - Boating, Camping, Fishing stores...

THE Australian Fishing Trade Association (AFTA) has confirmed Queensland government health advice that you should not go fishing – unless...

THE annual closure for snapper and pearl perch in Queensland has started and the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) has launched its "Switch Your Fish" campaign...

THE NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) says its fisheries officers are cracking down on illegal fishing during the...

MILLIONS of fish are lost every year due to the effects of floodplain harvesting and the destruction of fish in irrigation offtake pumps...

THE Boating Industry Association (BIA) says it is collaborating with the Australian Fishing Tackle Association (AFTA) regarding boat-based fishing and the catching of Spanish mackerel in Queensland.

THE NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) says its fisheries officers are cracking down on the possession and sale of recreationally caught fish, conducting 47 routine inspections over the past few weeks.

DONALD Trump’s presidency redefined the meaning of the word “fact”, at least for the 75 million Americans who voted for him at the last election...

KUNUNURRA community members and holidaymakers are being invited to roll their sleeves up and help release juvenile barramundi this month...

THE Evans Head Fishing Classic kicked off on Friday June 25 with a good crowd attending the briefing at Evans Head RSL, catching up after a hiatus...