Industry Recognition Award 2021

Industry Recognition Award 2021

L to R Leyland Campbell Recfishwest, Marco Orifici Anglers Fishing World, Ben Patrick Halco Tackle, AWARD WINNER Andrew Rowland, Tim Carter Halco Tackle, Brian Marshall Compleat Angler Nedlands In the absence of our Gala Dinner and Awards night this year, AFTA called...
Happy Retirement PD !

Happy Retirement PD !

retires after 45 plus years in the recreational fishing industry Paul Duggan Jarvis Walker Starting his career in the recreational fishing sector in 1974 working for Hyams Wholesalers, Paul in 1982 moved to Benbow & Co (at that time known as Spencer Benbow). ...
Animal Welfare Reform Discussion Paper

Animal Welfare Reform Discussion Paper

Damian Kerves reports on the concerns of the Recreational Fishing Alliance of NSW over the release of a paper from the NSW Department of Primary Industries on Animal Welfare Reform, without adequate consultation with key stakeholders. Recreational fishers have NOT...
AFTA Chair’s Report September 2021

AFTA Chair’s Report September 2021

The AFTA 2022 Show will proceed in August next year, there can be no further excuses from governments in blocking travel. The Hon Bob Baldwin Chair, Australian Fishing Trade Association AFTA Chairs Report – September 2021   Our resilience will be rewarded!...
NT Barramundi Fishery Management Advisory Committee

NT Barramundi Fishery Management Advisory Committee

Expert advice in the form of the Barramundi Fishery Management Advisory Committee (BFMAC) is once again available as the Territory Government reviews the Fishery.  The BFMAC has been re-established to review how the Fishery resources are managed, establish a...