2010 Small Grants

Junior fishing day being ran at Corinella Boating & Angling Club
Corinella Boating & Angling Club received $4,960 to run a 'Junior Fishing Day' to encourage responsible fishing practices amongst junior anglers.
A 'Family Fishing Day' at Rowville Lakes ran by Laburnum Angling Club
Laburnum Angling Club received $2,828 to run a 'Family Fishing Day' at Rowville Lakes.
Barwon Coast Committee of Management ran six 'Fishing for Diversity' workshops
Barwon Coast Committee of Management received $3,664 to run six 'Fishing for Diversity' workshops to introduce migrants to the wonders of Victoria's fisheries.
$5,000to co-fund a Family Fishing Expo at Navan Park, Melton;
$5,000to co-fund a 'Catch a carp day' in Mildura
$5,000for a stock exclusion fencing project improving angler access and fish habitat along the Deddick River at Tubbut
$5,000for the production of a Spear Safe DVD
$5,000for an Economic study into recreational fishing for Murray cod. Read the economic study.
$5,000to boost dive flag awareness amongst boating anglers
$5,000towards the temporary jetty at Lake Purrumbete
$5,000to conduct an assessment of fish populations in the Anglesea River
$4,980to co-fund a Mayor's Come 'N' Try Fishing Day at Dandenong Creek
$4,960to conduct a junior come and try fishing day at Corinella Jetty
$4,950for a Deakin University stock assessment of pipis
$4,500to conduct a Family Fishing Convention at Lakes Entrance
$4,500to co-fund 'Prom Coast Summer Festival' at Port Welshpool
$4,500for new signage and pamphlets at Karkarook Park Lake
$4,145to conduct an evaluation of pipi stock in the Cape Liptrap Coastal Park
$4,100to co-fund a community fishing festival at Lilydale Lake
$3,950to conduct a 'Mates on the Bay day' at Carrum, Patterson River
$3,820towards Port Albert's 'Snapperfest' 2010
$3,664to conduct 6 'Fishing for Diversity' events at Barwon Heads
$3,080towards the Ron Nelson Junior Memorial fishing Clinic 2010 in Geelong
$3,070to the Australian Casting Championships at Yarrambat
$3,000for a stall at the 2010 Boating & Fishing expo
$2,965.28to replace unsafe boards & bearers on the fishing platform at Deep Lake
$2,828towards the Rowville Lake family fishing and education day
$2,675to conduct a rock fishing safety day for migrants
$2,653to install safety rails on the West jetty, Jubilee Park, Warnambool
$2,500to co-fund the production and distribution of 2,000 pipi collection buckets
$2,345to attend the Native Fish Strategy Forum
$2,110to conduct a 'Fisherman's Breakfast' on responsible fishing at The Warmies
$1,834for a Schools Fishing Day along the Nicholson River
$1,726for a leaflet on 'catch and release' techniques in Gippsland Rivers
$1,560to Fishcare Mornington Peninsula and Westernport for educational resources
$1,530to conduct a junior angler workshop at Kyabram
$1,475for a Fishing Fun Day at Bemm River, Orbost
$1,472.73to produce and distribute an abalone open day tag
$1,425to conduct a Family Surf Fishing tuition day at Venus Bay
$1,215to co-fund a pilot program to install fishing line bins at 21 locations in Port Phillip Bay
$1,090to conduct a student fishing day at Curdies River
$1,050to conduct a 'come & try' fishing event at Eagle Point, Gippsland
$795to co-fund a Kids Come 'N' Try fishing event at Jack Roper Reserve, Broadmeadows
$690to conduct some introduction to fishing seminars in Geelong
$586for fishing equipment for the Fishcare Get Hooked it's Fun to Fish Program;
$575for a children's Fishing Education Day in Ballarat