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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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WHY IS VICTORIA STANDING ALONE AGAINST RECFISHERS!

WHY IS VICTORIA STANDING ALONE AGAINST RECFISHERS!

Media Release WHY IS VICTORIA STANDING ALONE AGAINST RECFISHERS! The Australian Fishing Trade Association (AFTA) has joined with the FutureFish Foundation and the one million recreational fishers across Victoria in absolute disbelief with the Victorian Government’s...

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SA Management Plan for Recreational Fishing

SA Management Plan for Recreational Fishing

Public feedback is being sought on a revised Management Plan for Recreational Fishing in South Australia to guide management of the recreational fishery over the next decade. The draft plan has been revised to acknowledge the role of the Minister's Recreational...

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WA Recfishing Survey Results

WA Recfishing Survey Results

The latest WA Recreational Boat Fishing Survey is now available online, and as always it’s full of fascinating insights into the catch of rec fishers. Produced every two years, the most recent 12 months of data comes from 2017/18 and reveals that an estimated 695,000...

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Summary of COVID-19 Stimulus Package

COVID-19 Government Support Update Today the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison addressed the Federal Parliament on COVID-19. https://www.pm.gov.au/media/ministerial-statement-australian-parliament-house-act The Commonwealth Government has imposed restrictions on social...

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