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Australia’s fishing trade is a great industry, one we should be proud of and willing to protect. However, AFTA can only keep protecting and promoting our industry, if it is supported by the industry, this means through membership and the annual tackle show.

Latest News

Noosa River Catchment Management Plan

AFTA made urgent and successful representations to Noosa Councillors on members’ behalf and broadly circulated a letter critical of the process and the total lack of transparency on the proposed Noosa River Catchment Management Plan (NRCMP). Whilst the Noosa Council...

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Western Australia: Another Ban

The WA Industry is reeling from another questionable decision from the Fisheries Minister, this time banning ALL wire traces from shore between Mandurah and Two Rocks. This is apparently a way to prevent Shark attacks and stop attracting them to our beaches, despite...

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