Fishcare Victoria AGM

Fishcare Victoria AGM

2017 Fishcare Victoria Annual General Meeting Fishcare Victoria Inc. will host its Annual General Meeting at 2:00pm on Friday the 4th August 2017 at the Portsea Camp, 3704 Point Nepean Road, Portsea, Victoria. Business to be transacted at the meeting will be as per...
Tooradin Foreshore Family Fishing Day

Tooradin Foreshore Family Fishing Day

Despite a grim weather forecast and a wet, windy and rainy morning, the clouds parted and the community got behind the Tooradin Angling Club family fishing event on the 28th of May. The event was celebrating the fantastic new fishing platforms in Tooradin which a...
Marching through our busiest month

Marching through our busiest month

The month of March found Melbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Westernport region with a full program. Our biggest event in the autumn is Schools Environment Week held at The Briars at Mt Martha. The “Enviro Schools Week” ran this year between 20th March – 23rd...
Hooked on Lakes Entrance a huge success!!

Hooked on Lakes Entrance a huge success!!

On Sunday, 12th March, Fisheries Victoria and the East Gippsland Food Cluster hosted the “Hooked on Lakes Entrance” event along the Lakes Entrance Foreshore on the beautiful sunny day. This event was a collaboration between Fisheries Victoria, East Gippsland Food...
Come and Try Fishing This Summer

Come and Try Fishing This Summer

VICTORIA’S SUMMER OF FISHING HAS ARRIVED WITH FISHCARE VICTORIA LAUNCHING ITS BIGGEST PROGRAM OF FAMILY FISHING WORKSHOPS OVER THE SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS. Thirty two free fishing workshops are scheduled across Victoria designed for kids and families to have a fun...
Rare and Illegal Shark Catch

Rare and Illegal Shark Catch

THE ILLEGAL CAPTURE OF THE ENDANGERED GREY NURSE SHARK AT CORNERS INLET Grey nurse sharks are very uncommon in Victorian waters and are a protected species. It’s extremely disappointing to hear that an individual was illegally caught at Corners Inlet. There has...
Successful Translocation of River Blackfish

Successful Translocation of River Blackfish

A HELPING HAND HAS BEEN GIVEN TO RIVER BLACKFISH TO HELP THEM COLONISE A NEWLY REHABILITATED SECTION OF THE TARWIN RIVER. River blackfish are being given a helping hand in the Tarwin River to overcome the fish’s problematic biological adaptation. While some...