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Australia’s fishing trade is a great industry, one we should be proud of and one we should be willing to protect. However, AFTA can only keep protecting and promoting our industry if it is supported by the industry, through support for the tradeshow, through support for other events and through membership.

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Happy Retirement

retires after 40 plus years in the recreational fishing industry Brian began his career in the recreational fishing industry at Sportsman’s Centre Springvale in the mid-1970’s for around 10 years, eventually becoming store manager.  Whilst at the store he showed...

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AFTA Chair’s Report August 2021

Please stay safe and consider vaccination ASAP AFTA Chairs Report August 2021 COVID-19   The rapid acceleration across the nation of the Delta Corona Virus has had serious ramifications for AFTA Members and recreational fishers Australia wide. Each state is taking...

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Fishing in Qld lockdown areas

From the QLD HEALTH WEBSITE: Can I go fishing for food? You should only fish if it is necessary for essential food and can do so within a 10km radius from your home. Recreational boating is not permitted during lockdown....

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