Port Phillip Bay Fishery Conference


Come along to our first ever conference on the Port Phillip Bay fishery. It’s free!

Hear from experts about the health of key species and how the removal of commercial net fishing is progressing.

Learn more about the State Government’s Target One Million plan to grow participation and get more people fishing, more often.

Scientists will talk about snapper, kingfish and southern calamari research, along with habitat improvement efforts in the bay such as shellfish reef restoration and recreational fishing reefs.

Rex Hunt will be our special guest and talk about getting young people into fishing and his more memorable fishing moments.

David Kramer will emcee the evening and present on the exciting times ahead for bay anglers.

Friday 12 August, 2016, from 5.30 pm until 9 pm.

Altona Theatre, 115 Civic Parade, Altona.

Email improving.fishing@ecodev.vic.gov.au to reserve a free seat.

Registering helps us plan seating and catering, which will include a light dinner at interval and tea and coffee.

More information at Port Phillip Bay fishery conference

Previous Oyster Beds Fishing For Bream
Next Loading Braid to a Spin Reel

You might also like

Fishing News

Oysters off the Menu

Following up on information received NSW DPI Fisheries Officers apprehended a man on the Cooks River near Wolli Creek in possession of more than 220 Oysters.

Fishing News

An Avoidable Tragedy

Recreational fishers have been urged to take more responsibility for their own safety after yet another rock fishing fatality. A 30-year-old man was washed to his death last month while

Fishing News

Banning Commercial Net Fishing – Gippsland Lakes

Migratory fish such as black bream and estuary perch in the Gippsland Lakes will have more protection at river mouths when exclusion areas for commercial netting are expanded by 50 per cent under new arrangements to be introduced next year.


No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply

Prove you are human * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.