QLD Health advice on Recreational Fishing

AFTA has had confirmed by Qld Health: If you are in a locked down area, you must stay home and only leave your home for an essential reason. The current advice is that you should not go fishing unless you can demonstrate that it is absolutely necessary to obtain...
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,...
Gone Fishing Day 2021

Gone Fishing Day 2021

The date for this year’s highly anticipated Gone Fishing Day is Sunday 10th October 2021, coinciding with World Mental Health Day. The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation’s Executive Officer Adam Martin announced the date for the biggest event on Australia’s...
Took the Parliamentary bait  Hook Line & Sinker

Took the Parliamentary bait Hook Line & Sinker

AFTA extends its’ congratulations to Nick Duigan, one of the hosts of the long running TV show, “Hook Line & Sinker” for being elected as the Member for Windermere (Tasmania). I believe Nick to be the first fishing media identity elected to any Parliament in...