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25 Mar 2022 Perfect prawning attracts fishers to Lake Tyers
Lake Tyers in East Gippsland is experiencing its best prawning season in 30 years, with locals and visitors flocking to the region to enjoy the event.
04 Mar 2022 Free Hooked on Lakes Entrance is back
Hooked on Lakes Entrance is back providing Victorians the chance to indulge in fresh local seafood, while supporting regional communities this March long weekend.
28 Feb 2022 Next gen anglers: Learn to fish at free VicFishKids clinics
The Victorian Government is supporting the next generation of recreational fishers through a series of free VicFishKids events to be held across the state.
22 Feb 2022 Record Macquarie perch stocking helps species recovery
Macquarie perch numbers have been bolstered with a record stocking of more than 145,000 fingerlings into six waterways across North East Victoria.
17 Feb 2022 Milestone first fish stocking from new native hatchery
The first native fish produced at the new Arcadia hatchery near Shepparton are now ready to be released into waterways across Victoria, with the Goulburn River receiving the maiden stocking.
08 Feb 2022 Murray cod enthusiasts welcome Codference return
Recreational fishers will once again converge on Shepparton for the sixth annual Murray Codference later this month.
02 Feb 2022 Lifejacket trial to make rock fishing safer for keen anglers
The State Government is making it safer for anglers to cast a line with lifejackets to become a requirement for recreational rock fishing at high-risk locations from 1 March 2022.
04 Jan 2022 Record number of estuary perch stocked
A record number of more than 410,000 estuary perch have been stocked into seven waterways across Victoria.
29 Dec 2021 Have your say on Corner Inlet Fishery Management Plan
Commercial, recreational and indigenous fishers, seafood consumers and the wider community can now provide feedback on the draft Corner Inlet Fishery Management Plan, which was released today for 60 days public consultation.
22 Dec 2021 Golden Tag competition extended for another year
Anglers across the state now have another year to try their luck at catching a Golden Tag fish worth up to $10,000, with the State Government announcing the competition is extended until 31 December 2022.