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A Wonderful Autumn Day at Mornington Jetty

On this cloudy Autumn Friday, Mornington Jetty truly came alive for us, providing an exciting and fruitful day of fishing. Despite the overcast weather, the jetty did not disappoint, with an abundance of undersized pinky Snapper being caught, along with a few keepers. Among the highlights were a lovely King George Whiting and a ripper…
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Fishcare Victoria Hosts an Exciting Evening Fishing Workshop for Paynesville Scouts

This evening, Fishcare Victoria Inc. had the pleasure of supporting a fantastic group of Paynesville Scouts with an engaging fishing workshop. The event, set against a backdrop of beautiful weather, offered a perfect opportunity for the scouts to learn and enjoy the art of fishing. The workshop began with an informative session where the scouts…
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A Fun-Filled Day of Fishing at Casey Fields with Fishcare

On Saturday, Fishcare embarked on an exciting trip to Casey Fields for a memorable fishing event with the district’s wonderful Joey Scouts and their families. Despite an early morning fog, the day quickly transformed into a brilliantly sunny morning and early afternoon, creating the perfect backdrop for the event. Although the fish weren’t biting much,…
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Geelong Volunteers Overcome Challenges in a Rewarding FishAbility Session with Better2Gether

Last Friday, Fishcare Victoria’s Geelong volunteers led a truly memorable FishAbility session, demonstrating that sometimes, the greatest challenges come from unexpected quarters—not just from the fishing itself! The session, hosted with participants from Better2Gether, was not only about casting lines but also about overcoming hurdles and enjoying every moment of the experience. Volunteers Steve, Greg,…
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Fishcare Victoria Champions Fishing Workshops at the Wild Harvest Seafood Festival in Mallacoota

Fishcare Victoria is dedicated to fostering the love of fishing across the state, particularly in remote communities. A shining example of this commitment was the recent participation in the Wild Harvest Seafood Festival in Mallacoota. This event provided a spectacular setting for the East Gippsland Fishcare fishing workshops, which offered many children the unforgettable experience…
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Fishcare East Gippsland Launches Educational Sessions on Aquatic Habitats at Wild Cherry Steiner School

As the chill of the colder months sets in, Fishcare East Gippsland has kicked off an enriching series of classroom sessions, including the “What Lives Under the Water – Gippsland Lakes” project. This initiative is designed to educate young students about the crucial roles of underwater habitats in the survival of native fish species and…
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Spotlight on Marita: Celebrating a Dedicated Fishcare Victoria Volunteer

Fishcare Victoria is proud to celebrate the contributions and journey of one of our cherished volunteers, Marita, a devoted mother to two energetic boys and a passionate fishing enthusiast. Marita’s story with Fishcare Victoria is not just about fishing; it’s a testament to the power of community, outdoor adventure, and environmental stewardship. Marita and her…
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Fishcare Victoria Showcases Innovative Fishing Technology at Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre

Fishcare Victoria was honored to participate in the ‘What’s Out There’ day hosted by Austin Health at the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre. This event, aimed at exploring new opportunities and technologies for rehabilitation, provided the perfect platform to introduce a groundbreaking advancement in fishing gear: the lightweight powered reels by FishWinch USA. These innovative reels,…
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Successful Close to School Holidays with VicFish Kids Event at Lillydale Lake

Lillydale Lake was buzzing with excitement as Fishcare Victoria, in collaboration with the Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) and their Events Team, hosted a remarkable day of fishing clinics to round off the school holidays. The event, held yesterday, featured 11 action-packed fishing clinics led by celebrity angler Lee Rayner alongside our dedicated Fishcare Victoria volunteers—Kerry,…
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Fishcare Victoria Wraps Up Dynamic Fishing Workshops in Altona, Williamstown, and Dandenong North

In a whirlwind of activity and community engagement, Fishcare Victoria recently conducted an intensive series of fishing workshops over two consecutive days in Altona/Williamstown and Dandenong North, reaching over 150 enthusiastic participants. The first day of events took place in the scenic locales of Altona and Williamstown, where six sessions were seamlessly hosted with the…
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