All posts tagged "Election 2018"

  • Victorian Fishers Motor into Golden Era

    Most fishers are probably more concerned with going fishing than politics but you can’t escape the reality the two collide. When state and federal elections come around they are an opportune time for the recreational fishing sector, through peak bodies...

  • VRFish Commends Labor’s Election Result

    VRFish, the peak body representing Victoria’s 838,000 recreational fishers, congratulates the Andrews Labor Government on their resounding election result and look forward to working closely with them over the next four years to make fishing better. VRFish Chairman, Mr....

  • Building Our Sector From Within

    Victorian recreational fishing is a $2.4 billion industry with over 838,000 recreational fishers across the state. You probably have a fair idea why fishing is so popular and what has led us to the success we experience today. However,...

  • Habitat Headlines Better Fishing Plan

    VRFish, the peak body representing Victoria’s 838,000 recreational fishers, welcomes with enthusiasm the latest election commitments from the Liberal-Nationals Coalition. It is evident that calls from VRFish have been heeded by the Coalition in their pledge to invest $30...

  • Building New Homes For Our Fish

    As part of our 8 point plan to make fishing better for everyone, we are calling for the investment of $10 million to restart Victoria’s purpose-built artificial reef program and expansion of the coastal Fish Aggregation Devices (FADs) network. Investing in...

  • Better Boating, Better Fishing

    VRFish, the peak body representing Victorian recreational fishers, is buoyed by the bipartisan support from both Labor and Liberal parties for improving recreational fishing and boating in Victoria via a range of long overdue and celebrated reforms. If re-elected,...

  • Gippsland Lakes Destined to be Great Again

    VRFish, the peak body representing Victorian recreational fishers, is ecstatic that a re-elected Labor Government has committed to a compulsory buy-out of all Gippsland Lakes commercial netting licences by 2022. Labor have listened to the voices of the recreational...

  • Rally to Make the Gippsland Lakes Great Again

    VRFish, the peak body representing Victorian recreational fishers, is encouraging recreational fishers, local businesses and the public concerned with the quality of fishing and lack of tourism to the Gippsland area to attend a community rally to support the...

  • Habitat Key for Fishing Success

    Quality and vibrant fishing experiences are simply not possible without healthy fish habitat. Thankfully, recreational fishers not only understand the link, they have identified protecting, restoring and enhancing fish habitat as a key priority to ensure the ongoing success...

  • Time to Take Back Our Waters

    Tullaroop Reservoir near Maryborough is a great trout fishery, whether you’re targeting brown or rainbow trout, you’re likely to leave pretty satisfied. It receives a healthy stocking rate with around 48,000 trout stocked over the past year giving anglers...

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