14th September 2015
VRFish, the recreational fishing peak body in Victoria representing 721,000 fishers has slammed calls from the Humane Society International to list recreational game fishing as a key threatening process under federal environment legislation.
4th September 2015
The Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF) is calling on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to display caution when considering removing the ban on the Geelong Star from fishing at night. The foreign owned factory trawler was banned by fisheries authorities from fishing at night after it killed eight dolphins on its first two trips to sea.
7th August 2015
The latest update from the Co-Chairs of the Bioregional Advisory Panels was released yesterday. A PDF file of the article is available here
Alternatively, for more information about the Commonwealth Marine Reserves Review and the Panels, please visit: www.marinereservesreview.gov.au
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