Finding out more about shark depredation

Finding out more about shark depredation

Our friendly Boat Ramp Survey staff have received plenty of feedback from fishers about depredation. This has led to a question on the topic being incorporated into our Boat Ramp Surveys, helping turn fishers’ stories into scientific data: “Do you suspect your...
Finding out more about shark depredation

Try our FADs during the snapper and pearl perch closure

The annual snapper and pearl perch closure begins on Monday, 15 July and runs for 4 weeks. Why not try one of our Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) instead? Our human-made structures are anchored offshore and attract fish like mahi mahi, tuna, and billfish, making them...

Snapper limits remain unchanged in the South East Fishery Zone

Following recommendations by Marine Scalefish Management Advisory Committee (MSFMAC) and the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI), the Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for Snapper in the South East Fishery Zone has been reviewed for the 2024-25...

NT Government supports Young Anglers

The Lawler Labor Government continues to support fishos in the Top End with around 100 juniors set to take part in the Palmerston Game Fishing Clubs Junior Angler Education Clinic next Saturday, 13 July 2024. The Palmerston Game Fishing Club is celebrating 20 years of...

AFTA questions Minister over Offshore Wind Farm Exclusion Zones

Min-Bowen-Offshore-Windfarms-Exclusion-Zones Dear Minister, AFTA is the peak national industry body representing the fishing tackle industry at the wholesale, import, manufacturing, media, and retail levels as well as the charter/guiding sector with members throughout...

Excitement Building For Aracadia Hatchery Expansion

A project to triple the size of the Allan Labor Government’s Arcadia native fish hatchery will begin in coming weeks, with the expanded facility set to create more local jobs and ensure a bright future for Victoria’s fish populations.  Minister for Outdoor Recreation...