All posts tagged "Habitat"

  • 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...

  • Have your say on the DRAFT Marine and Coastal Strategy!

    πŸ“£ HAVE YOUR SAY πŸ“£ Do you fish or boat on the coast?  Have your say on the DRAFT Marine and Coastal Strategy! The Marine and Coastal Policy (the Policy), released in March 2020 sets a 15-year vision for...

  • 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...

  • Fish Habitat Works on the Mitta River

    Featured image from North East CMA In great news for recfishers, North East CMA will be undertaking habitat works along the Mitta River to restore fish habitat and increase the local fish population. The Mitta River, adjacent to Katie...

  • Federal Investment in Shellfish Reefs

    The new $20-million Reef Builder project is an exciting partnership between the Federal Government and The Nature Conservancy Australia (TNC) set to restore our native marine ecosystems, including our living shellfish reefs.  The Reef Builder project will see shellfish reefs restored...

  • Federal Fish Habitat Funding Flows to Victoria

    Nearly $3 million dollars of Federal Government funding will flow to Victoria for 9 exciting coastal and marine fish habitat restoration projects.Β  We welcome the investment in our marine and coastal habitat which will deliverΒ more snags and β€˜fish hotels’,...

  • Shellfish Restoration Set to Double!

    VRFish are thrilled to be able to let members and supporters know that the shellfish reef restoration project in Port Phillip Bay, led by The Nature Conservancy (TNC), is set to double in size by the end of 2020.  New...

  • Anglers Give Back to Fish Habitat

    For almost four years, recreational fishers have been improving riparian land across Victoria through the Angler Riparian Partnerships Program (ARPP). It’s been fantastic to see so many of our members and fishers get involved in the program and give...

  • Restore the Bay Information Sessions

    The Nature Conservancy (TNC) are hosting two upcoming Restore The Bay Information Sessions.  These sessions will provide a more detailed update on planned living shellfish reef restoration construction activities in October/November 2020, with plenty of time for Q&A. TNC are...

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