Happy Retirement

retires after 40 plus years in the recreational fishing industry Brian Black Jarvis Walker Brian began his career in the recreational fishing industry at Sportsman’s Centre Springvale in the mid-1970’s for around 10 years, eventually becoming store manager.  Whilst at...

AFTA Chair’s Report August 2021

Please stay safe and consider vaccination ASAP The Hon Bob Baldwin Chair, Australian Fishing Trade Association AFTA Chairs Report August 2021 COVID-19   The rapid acceleration across the nation of the Delta Corona Virus has had serious ramifications for AFTA Members...
Fishability by FishCare Victoria

Fishability by FishCare Victoria

2021 has seen the re-launch of FishAbility by Fishcare Victoria program after a long break from the water! Funded through the Victorian Recreational Fishing License Program, the aim of the FishAbility project is to introduce people with a wide range of physical,...
AFTA Chairs Report July 2021

AFTA Chairs Report July 2021

In conjunction with the BIA & GFFA, AFTA has been in talks with the QLD Government regarding their current review on the Spanish Mackerel fishery and the potential impact on recreational fishers  The Hon Bob Baldwin Chair, Australian Fishing Trade Association AFTA...
South Australia – Management Advisory Committee

South Australia – Management Advisory Committee

Primary Industries and Regions SA are pleased to announce that Expressions of Interest are now open for a wide range of positions on the new Marine Scalefish Fishery Management Advisory Committee (MSFMAC). The MSFMAC will strengthen the consultative processes between...