Boat Ramp fees have been scrapped for boaters using Kananook Creek and Olivers Hill boat ramps in Frankston, giving Victorians even more reasons to celebrate the start of the boating and fishing season.
After setting an Australian auction record of $525,000 for number plate ‘911’ in 2018, Shannons and VicRoads Custom Plates will again stage the Rare Heritage Number Plate Auction at 2019’s Motorclassica.
The Victorian Government is celebrating the start of the trout and other freshwater fishing season with the Ballarat Fishing Festival.
This Sunday 1 September 2019, recreational fishers in Perth and the South West need to note the first day of spring will bring changes to both blue swimmer crab and pink snapper protections.
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Australia (TGRA) rally team’s Harry Bates and co-driver John McCarthy have dominated the Eureka Rush rally held near Ballarat over the weekend, winning every stage bar one in the fourth round of the 2019 Australian Rally Championship (ARC) to give them overall top spot on the podium.
Recreational game fishers in Portland will be encouraged to properly handle their Southern bluefin tuna catch as part of the national Tuna Champions campaign.
Four more lakes in central Victoria are now open to recreational fishers in canoes, kayaks and boats with electric motors, thanks to the Victorian Government’s plan to get more people fishing, more often.
And they’re off and racing! The 2019 Cobber Challenge starts today (August 9 2019) and 11 dogs from across Australia are competing to win the title of Australia’s hardest working dog.
For anglers who enjoy either the open waters off the coast or prefer our inland waterways, the Sydney International Boat Show promises new vessels, the latest rods, tackle, accessories and loads of technology designed to make your day on the water even more enjoyable.
The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has awarded $594,000 in grants to recreational angling clubs, community groups, landholders and local councils for 26 unique fish habitat projects, under the popular Habitat Action Grants Program.