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September 24, 2020

My Big Catch – new Gippsland Lakes plan to safeguard fishery’s future

THE Victorian Government is delivering on its commitment to invest in science and habitat restoration in the Gippsland Lakes, with the release of a...

August 27, 2020

My Big Catch: Funding boost for local fishing projects

FISHERS in communities around the state will benefit from a dozen different recreational fishing projects thanks to a round of grants worth more than...

August 20, 2020

My Big Catch: Point Richards boat ramp update

EARLIER this week I was invited by Better Boating Victoria, the Department of Transport to attend an online meeting to discuss the Point Richards...

July 30, 2020

My Big Catch: The revitalisation of shellfish reefs

THE first series of Port Phillip Bay’s shellfish reefs restoration project begun in March 2017 and was completed in November 2018. The project is...

July 23, 2020

My Big Catch: Where can I fish?

AFTER the reports over the last few days including people travelling outside their region to go fishing, I figured a new update was probably...

July 16, 2020

My Big Catch: Here we go again

VICTORIANS are being penalised for being Victorians and living in the COVID state of Victoria. NSW has temporarily imposed border restrictions with Victoria to contain...

July 9, 2020

My Big Catch: A new minister for fishing and boating

FOR those that may have missed it, we have a new Minister for Fishing and Boating after Premier Daniel Andrews announced a cabinet reshuffle...

July 2, 2020

My Big Catch: Land a rainbow trout these school holidays

YOUNGSTERS can catch a new hobby these school holidays with the stocking of more than 35,000 catchable size rainbow trout into almost 80 lakes...

June 18, 2020

My Big Catch: Designs released for Queenscliff boat ramp

THE state Labor Government has released the final concept design for the Queenscliff boat ramp upgrade, which will make it easier for boaters to...

May 14, 2020

My Big Catch May 14

ON MONDAY at 11am, Labor Premier Daniel Andrews finally made the announcement that all recreational fishers had been waiting to hear. What you need to...

December 12, 2019

My big catch

Boaters to have say on boat ramp managemen The state government is encouraging boaters and facility managers to visit Better Boating Victoria’s new website to...

November 14, 2019

My Big Catch

Extinct fish back from the dead   An extremely rare fish thought to be extinct has been reportedly spotted for the first time in over...

October 31, 2019

My Big Catch: Bill passed for Gippsland Lakes netting closure

Commercial netting in Gippsland Lakes is set to end, with the State Labor Government passing legislation today that will boost tourism, create jobs and...

October 3, 2019

My big catch

South Australian Government bans snapper fishing THE South Australian Government has announced a state-wide snapper ban running from November 1 this year until 2023,...

October 3, 2019

My Big Catch

South Australian Government bans snapper fishing THE South Australian Government has announced a state-wide snapper ban running from November 1 this year until 2023,...

September 26, 2019

My Big Catch

AHEAD of the school holidays, 'ready-to-catch' rainbow trout have been stocked into lakes around Melbourne and regional centres. The rainbow trout stocked are advanced yearlings...

September 19, 2019

My Big Catch

Citizen scientists tracking King George whiting movements Saltwater fishers are doing their bit to help track the movement patterns of King George whiting in Victorian...

September 12, 2019

My Big Catch

Boat Ramp fees for boaters using Frankston’s Kananook Creek and Olivers Hill boat ramps have been wiped, giving Victorians the chance to celebrate the...

September 5, 2019

My big catch

Victoria’s huge trout opening is on again in September, with the Goulburn River set to be a major drawcard with 2,000 “stonker” trout to...

August 29, 2019

My big catch

Recreational game fishers in Portland will be encouraged to properly handle their southern bluefin tuna catch as part of the national Tuna Champions campaign. Minister...

February 27, 2019

FISHING REPORT

ANGLESEA » Salmon continue to be caught off local beaches » Pinkies are still being caught offshore » Flathead continue to be scarce » A few whiting have...

February 13, 2019

MY BIG CATCH WITH GARRY KERR – FISHING REPORT

ANGLESEA » Salmon off local beaches continue to be caught » A few pinkies have been caught » Reports of flathead are few and far between » A...

February 6, 2019

My Big Catch with Garry Kerr FISHING REPORT

ANGLESEA » Still reports of some salmon off local beaches » Pinkies continue to be caught » Reports of a few flathead offshore » Whiting are still scarce » Plenty...

January 2, 2019

MY BIG CATCH

THE Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre Summer holiday program is upon us once again. If you are looking for something to do these school holidays...

December 19, 2018

MY BIG CATCH – Fishing Report

ANGLESEA » Salmon are still being reported off most local beaches » Pinkies continue to be caught but not in great numbers » Some snapper have also...

November 21, 2018

FISHING REPORT – November 23, 2018

ANGLESEA » Salmon are still being reported as being caught off local beaches » Some flathead have been reported offshore » Snapper have been reported » A few...

November 7, 2018

FISHING REPORT NOVEMBER 8, 2018

ANGLESEA » Still a few salmon around off local beaches » A few reports of flathead » Occasionally pinkies » Whiting are few and far between BARWON HEADS » A...

November 1, 2018

Fishing Report – November 1, 2018

ANGLESEA » A few salmon being reported off local beaches » Reports of a few flathead » A few pinkies occasionally » The occasional whiting. BARWON HEADS » Reports of...