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Gone Fishing Day 2020

CELEBRATING A NATION OF FISHERS The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF) is calling on the nation’s recreational fishers to be involved with Australia’s biggest...

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Latest News from NSW

Latest News from NSW

Artist's impression of the proposed ferry wharf. FERRY WHARF PROPOSAL-BOTANY BAY Besides the cruise terminal, there is now a push for a local ferry service in Botany Bay. Mr...

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FRDC Report: Identifying the health and well-being benefits of recreational fishing

“The main reason Australian anglers go fishing, apart from catching dinner, is to relax and unwind. And while it seems logical that there are health benefits associated with recreational fishing, it seems incredible that we do not fully understand the scale and range of the benefits.…… Participants (in the study) indicated that there were several social, physical, mental health and well-being benefits to be gained from recreational fishing, with a particular emphasis on relaxation and stress release. When asked what health and well-being benefits families can gain from recreational fishing there was a significant focus on familial bonding

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SA Recreational Fishing Priorities Survey

Ministers Recreational Fishing Advisory Council 5 June at 14:41 · Please complete the 𝗦𝗔 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗳𝗶𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗽𝗿𝗶𝗼𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝘀𝘂𝗿𝘃𝗲𝘆 to have your say on the future of recreational...

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