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By Bob Baldwin / February 22, 2019

Voting now open for South Australian recreational fishing council

AFTA members Ian Clift,  Brian Wheadon,  Robin Sharp have nominated for 1 of 5 positions available on the South Australian Minister’s...

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By Bob Baldwin / February 22, 2019

AFTA CONGRATULATES STEVE THRELFALL ON VIC GOVERNMENT APPOINTMENT

AFTA Board Member, Steve Threlfall’s strong advocacy for the recreational fishing industry has been acknowledged by the Minister for Fishing...

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By Bob Baldwin / February 20, 2019

Only 31 days until the NSW Election and 87 Days until the expected Federal Election

With only 31 days until the NSW Election and 87 Days until the expected Federal Election, now is the time...

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By Bob Baldwin / February 13, 2019

Great Sandy Marine Park Zoning Plan Opportunities

If you live across the Fraser Coast or travel there to fish then please make comment on the Discussion Paper...

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By Bob Baldwin / February 12, 2019

Action Agenda for Recreational Fishing

Action Agenda for Recreational Fishing Elections are looming in NSW (23rd March 2019) and Federally, (expected to be 18th May...

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By Bob Baldwin / February 11, 2019

AFTA Congratulates Victorian Minister for Fishing and Boating, Jaala Pulford

AFTA congratulates the Andrews Government, and in particular, Minister for Fishing and Boating, Jaala Pulford on its re-election in Victoria....

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By Bob Baldwin / February 11, 2019

Letter from Col Tannahill, President AFTA to ALL NSW Political Party’s

Letter from Col Tannahill, President AFTA, to ALL NSW Political Parties ahead of the NSW election on 23rd March As...

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By AFTA Board / August 29, 2018

Anglers And Industry United In Opposition To Fishing Lockouts

Media Release 29 August 2018 A united response by recreational anglers and the recreational fishing industry has made the ‘No...

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By AFTA Board / August 23, 2018

NSW anglers say ‘Don’t Lock Us Out!’

Media Release 24 August 2018 The Australian Fishing Trade Association (AFTA) and the Recreational Fishing Alliance of NSW (RFA) are...

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By dat / August 24, 2017

Australia’s tackle industry supports Government’s marine reserve plans

The Australian Fishing Trade Association (AFTA), the national organisation representing the suppliers of goods and services to Australia’s 5 million...

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By dat / May 29, 2017

Immediate action needed on European Carp invasion before it’s too late

The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF) today called for the Government to take immediate action to control European carp from...

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By dat / May 29, 2017

Recreational fishers call for greater disclosure on Geelong Star operations

The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF) today called for greater transparency and disclosure of the fishing operations of the Geelong...

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