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Bumper rock lobster fishing season ends

ALTHOUGH the Rock Lobster annual fishing season officially wraps up tonight, there has been little hustle and bustle along the region’s ports for months. It follows […]

Fisheries seize 18kg of lobster

FISHERIES officers have seized 18kg of Rock Lobster and 13 pots from recreational fishers during a recent two-day operation at Southend. Recreational fishers were caught committing […]

Ocean warming poses seaweed threat

RESEARCH into the future of Australia’s Great Southern Reef shows ocean warming will likely have a substantial impact on habitat-forming seaweed by 2100. “Over the next […]

Seaweed dump has fishers ‘in a stink’

THE Port MacDonnell multi-million dollar rock lobster processing sector has warned the industry will be potentially tarnished if thousands of cubic metres of rotting seaweed is […]

Fishers push forward with cooperative

A GROUP of regional commercial rock lobster fishers is pushing ahead with plans to establish a fledgling fishing cooperative at Port MacDonnell. With the start of […]

Inspired seafood vision shared

MOORAK farmer Daryl Prunnell has a vision to build a world-class rock lobster and Atlantic salmon fish farm on his property on the outskirts of Port […]

Rock solid season start

ROCK lobster fishermen in the South East have enjoyed one of the best starts to the fishing season in years, with favourable weather and high catch-rates. […]

Rock Lobster fishermen hit the sea

PROFESSIONAL fishermen across the South East are ready to hit the water once again this weekend with the 2017/18 rock lobster fishing season commencing on Sunday. […]

Unregistered fishermen charged

TWO recreational fishermen have been convicted of charges relating to illegal rock lobster fishing near Port MacDonnell.[…]