Presidents Report AGM 2020

Presidents Report AGM 2020

2019-20 Year in review, AFTA has been busy! Michael Starkey President, Australian Fishing Trade Association Presidents Report AGM 2020 Well, what a year it has turned out to be! When I stood up at the Gala dinner in 2019, having just taken up the reigns as the AFTA...
AFTA Chair’s Report AGM 2020

AFTA Chair’s Report AGM 2020

‘a reason to belong to AFTA’ Bob Baldwin Chairperson, Australian Fishing Trade Association AFTA Chair's Report AGM 2020 The past 12 months have not been without challenges for our industry at all levels.  As stated in my last Chair’s Report, the “Perfect...
AFTA Chair’s Report AGM 2020

AFTA Chairs Report May 2020

AFTA Chairs Report: I find it hard to believe the “Perfect Storm” of events that have impacted each and every member of our industry since October last year.  The bushfires, the floods, and now the COVID-19 lockdowns are all taking their toll, but the resilience of...
AFTA Chair’s Report AGM 2020

AFTA Chairperson Report – February 2020

I congratulate the AFTA Board for initiating the “Australian Fishing Industry Disaster Appeal”, which has raised over $120k in total. The Hon Bob Baldwin Chairperson, Australian Fishing Trade Association Thank You Ron Boswell I had the honour to serve in Federal...
Presidents Report AGM 2020

President’s Report – February 2020

There were a couple of big decisions the AFTA Board had to make this month, and with a little discussion, came out with some good outcomes. Michael Starkey President, Australian Fishing Trade Association Presidents Report – February 2020 AFTA has been very busy over...
Presidents Report AGM 2020

President’s Report – January 2020

President’s Report – January 2020 Happy New Year What a busy month it has been, AFTA has been pushing forward with some new initiatives, we’ve added a new communications manager, sent out membership renewals, created a tradeshow prospectus and of course...