FRDC seeking applicants for advisory committee

Are you interested in having a say about what FRDC funds? The FRDC is seeking applicants to sit on a number of Research Advisory Committees  (RACs) across Australia. The role is to assist the FRDC to identify priority areas for investment (in line with the FRDC...
Boat ramp woes in Botany Bay

Boat ramp woes in Botany Bay

NSW fishers are growing impatient with the lack of action from the state government including Maritime and Transport NSW with regards to the current situation across many of the state’s boat ramps. The Foreshore Road boat is a prime example as it reached its...
Spot On Fishing & Outdoors Celebrates 20 Years

Spot On Fishing & Outdoors Celebrates 20 Years

2021 marks the 20th anniversary for retailer group, Spot On Fishing & Outdoors. The group is owned collectively by its Independent Tackle & Outdoor Retailer Membership. John Filmer, General Manager recalls, “I remember attending the tackle show back in 2001...
AFTA Chairs Report – January 2021

AFTA Chairs Report – January 2021

“I am excited that the AFTA Trade Show is going ahead this year.” The Hon Bob Baldwin AFTA Independant Chair AFTA Chairs Report January 2021 Well welcome to 2021, this will be your year, so “Carpe Diem” as change and uncertainty is always a risk in this COVID...
Tassie Devils make a difference in MOVEMBER!

Tassie Devils make a difference in MOVEMBER!

From my end, the idea originated as a close friend, Tom Windsor (captain of the Mobart Mobros Movember fundraising team), lost his father to suicide and I wanted to contribute to his fundraising efforts in a meaningful way. I decided on a fishing lure, as I feel...