All posts tagged "Murray Cod"

  • First Fish Stocked from New Hatchery

    The first fish produced at the new native fish hatchery in Arcadia, near Shepparton, have been released into the Goulburn River. To mark the momentous occasion, more than 10,000 Golden perch fingerlings were stocked into the waterway. In great...

  • The 2022 Murray Codference is Coming to Shepparton

    This year’s Murray Codference has been announced by the Victorian Fisheries Authority. It’s all happening in Shepparton on the 27th February. VRFish EO, Ben Scullin, will be presenting at the Murray Codference. When Ben is not behind the desk...

  • GoFish Nagambie kicks off next week

    The third GoFish Nagambie tournament kicks off next week, running from Thursday 10 February 2022 until Sunday 13 February. Australia’s richest freshwater fishing competition, GoFish Nagambie’s top prize includes a massive $80,000 for the biggest Murray cod! The GoFish...

  • New Fishing Season And New Research For Murray Cod

    Victorian recreational fishers can look forward to again casting a line for Murray cod anywhere in the state. Victorian Fisheries Authority CEO Travis Dowling said the Murray cod season opens on Wednesday, 1 December, following a three-month closure in...

  • A win for cod fishers in Western Victoria

    VRFish is thrilled with the announcement that recreational fishers can now reel in a Murray cod year-round in the Wimmera and Millicent basins.  VRFish successfully advocated for the removal of the Murray cod closed season from the Wimmera and...

  • Murray Cod Fishing in Western Victoria

    Consultation closes 5pm Sunday 28 March 2021.

  • Catastrophic Greens Lake Fish Kill Imminent

    Image: Elizabeth Merritt from the Save Greens Lake Recreation Reserve Facebook page VRFish is calling on Acting Water Minister, Richard Wynne, to immediately deliver water to Greens Lake to prevent an impending and devastating fish kill from occurring.  Greens...

  • Remarkable Capture at Gunbower Creek

    Sig Grasser aged 89 and his son Gerhard spent a few days fishing at Gunbower Creek. Sig has been going to this location for a few years now without ever having caught a legal Murray cod. This was his...

  • Cod Open Season Kicks Off on Tuesday

    Photo: Cameron Brookes @cbx2_fish Murray Cod season opens on Tuesday 1 December 2020 after a three-month closed season. Many freshwater fishos have been expressing their excitement via social media to catch their first cod of the season. Once cod...

  • Rocklands Emerging Native Fishery

    Excitement is building at Rocklands Reservoir with signs stocked native fish are already entering the fishery after just three years of growth. A flurry of recent golden perch catches is providing the best evidence yet Rocklands is well on...

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