27th November 2015
The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF), the national organisation representing the interests of Australia’s recreational fishing community has called for proposed talks called by the new federal Minister for fisheries on the fishing operations of the Geelong Star to address the concerns of recreational fishers and the hundreds of coastal communities that support them.
24th November 2015
GFAA President Doug Sanderson with Conservation Officer Dr. Evan Jones at Parliament House this morning. Brett Cleary (immediate past President) also attended the event.
9th November 2015
We have just received the news that participation in recreational fishing in Victoria has been estimated at 838,000 people, up from 721,000 in the previous 2009 study. Recreational fishing is also estimated to generate $7.1 billion in economic activity (including $2.6 billion in direct output) and supports 33,967 full-time jobs in Victoria.
24th September 2015
From the Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation:
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