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  • 03 Aug 2018 Bigger and better fishing facilities for the Wimmera

    The State Government is helping get more people fishing more often across the Wimmera with better facilities for local angling clubs.

  • 01 Aug 2018 Getting more kids fishing more often

    The State Government today announced free fishing clinics for kids to help get more youngsters into Victoria’s great outdoors and try their luck at reeling in a catch of the day.

  • 01 Aug 2018 Boat access set to ramp up at Bundalong

    Freshwater anglers who launch their boats at the Bundalong boat ramp near Yarrawonga can look forward to catching Lake Mulwala’s famous Murray Cod quicker, as a new dual lane boat ramp is set for development on the Victorian side of the lake.

  • 30 Jul 2018 Bright future for fishing in the Maribyrnong River

    The Maribyrnong River is set for a boost with an $815,000 three-year project that will improve access for recreational anglers and increase the river’s native fish population.

  • 27 Jul 2018 New recreation facilities a drawcard for Lake Eppalock

    Residents and visitors of Central Victoria’s Lake Eppalock will have access to upgraded facilities following the completion of works at Kimbolton Foreshore, funded by the State Government.

  • 23 Jul 2018 Fishing platform for Kings Billabong

    Recreational anglers in northwest Victoria can look forward to better fishing access at Kings Billabong thanks to two new platforms that will be built in coming months.

  • 19 Jul 2018 Boosting fish habitat for anglers and the environment

    The State Government has announced four new fish habitat projects worth more than $267,000 to make fishing even better across Victorian rivers.

  • 11 Jul 2018 New family-friendly fishing facilities for Purrumbete

    Freshwater anglers will soon have even better fishing facilities at Lake Purrumbete thanks to a $100,000 grant from the State Government's Target One Million plan, which aims to get more people fishing, more often.

  • 06 Jul 2018 New fishing destination for Hopetoun anglers

    Recreational fishers in northwest Victoria can look forward to wetting a line in a new lake thanks to local anglers, the Yarriambiack Shire and a grant from the State Government's Target One Million plan.

  • 05 Jul 2018 Our freshwater fisheries are in great shape

    A recent follow-up audit of Victoria's freshwater fisheries management has concluded that the Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) has responded to all recommendations made by the Victorian Auditor General's Office (VAGO) since it's audit review in 2013.