All posts tagged "fish habitat"

  • proposed actions to destroy recreational fishing and boating in Greens Lake Corop

    Have your say on proposed actions to destroy recreational fishing and boating in Greens Lake Corop

    Comment is sought on an inaction plan to manage the transition of Greens Lake to a natural wetting and drying cycle (just like the Lake Cooper dust bowl next door), while telling the 1000+ people camped there on Australia...

  • Annual Report graphic photo

    Our 2021 Annual Report is here!

    What we have been up to this year? Making fishing better. Our latest news, member photos, clubs who support us, and our new board members are all waiting for you. Click the photo to view what has been happening...

  • FISHERIES NOTICE IN PLACE TO PROTECT ABALONE STOCK

    Fisheries Notice in Place TO Protect Abalone Stock

    The Victorian Fisheries Authority will be restricting diving for abalone and rock lobster around Cape Bridgewater and near Cape Nelson in response to the abalone disease outbreak. Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) CEO Travis Dowling said with Abalone Viral Ganglioneuritis...

  • Cape to Cape Resilience Project

    The coastline around Inverloch, Venus Bay and Anderson Inlet is a beautiful and dynamic part of the landscape. Natural processes such as winds, waves, tides, currents and catchment flows move sand and sediments, reshaping the coastline. These processes sometimes...

  • VRFish pledges support for Goulburn Broken Regional Catchment Strategy!

    We encourage recreational fishers to do the same. Your fishing will depend on it. The strategy identifies the big-picture changes required to build the resilience of the Catchment’s land, water, biodiversity and people now and into the future. The...

  • Management of Instream Woody Habitat

    Improving the management of Instream Woody Habitat in Victoria In the past, some believed that instream woody habitat (IWH) increased risks of flooding and erosion and hampered river navigation.  This led to riparian clearing and the removal of large...

  • Fix Wimmera Mallee Pipeline Recreational Water

    We’ve written to the Minister for Water Lisa Neville to advocate for the improved security of recreational water supply and delivery to ten Wimmera Mallee recreational lakes. Wimmera Mallee communities now face the situation that recreational water has received...

  • πŸ“£ Have Your Say πŸ“£ Outline for consultation: National Fisheries Plan

    Consultation on the National Fisheries Plan is now open. The National Fisheries Plan aims to provide a shared vision and strategic framework to prioritise actions and enhance collaboration among Australian governments to drive sustainable growth of the Australian fishing...

  • πŸ“£ Have your say! πŸ“£ Bellarine Basin rehabilitation

    Barwon Water are embarking on a project to transform the disused Bellarine Basin site into more than 30 hectares of environmental and public open space to be enjoyed by the community for years to come. Have your say and...

  • Making Fish Habitat Better in the Corangamite Catchment

    VRFish are elated to have partnered with the Corangamite Catchment Management Authority (CMA) and OzFish Unlimited to restore habitat in the Corangamite catchment as part of the Australian Government’s Fisheries Habitat Restoration Program. The Barwon River Habitat Restoration Project...

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