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AFTA promotes recreational fishing and advocates for policies that protect fishing’s future.


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, this means through membership and the annual trade show.

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Fish stocks stable and steady

Fish stocks stable and steady

Fish Stocks Stable and Steady A new report from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) has found that the majority of stocks assessed were both not overfished and not subject to overfishing. The ABARES Fishery status reports...

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Victorian State Election – Policy Information

The Victorian State election will be held on November 26, 2022. Early voting options are available now. AFTA has requested policy information from the parties in the election, below is what we have received to date, anything further will be added here as it is...

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