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Recreational fisher, Blake Fallon showing off an Australian Bass he caught recently

A record 429,000 Australian Bass have been stocked into dams across NSW throughout 2017.

Peter Brown, DPI Rural Support Worker

DPI rural support worker located at Taree

- Agriculture

The appointment of a new Rural Support Worker under the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Rural Resilience Program will support farming communities in the Lower Hunter, Gloucester and Manning areas.

A boat forfeited by the Court and the illegally caught fish

A 46-year-old man from Fairfield and a 37-year-old man from Dee Why, found in possession of more than the permitted quantity of deep sea fish species, have had the boat they were using forfeited to the State.

Spring started where the dry winter ended, with below average rainfall across 92 per cent of the state making for the driest September on record.

Gone Fishing Day 2017 crowd at Botany Bay

‘Gone Fishing Day’ another success

- Fishing

The third annual Gone Fishing Day took place on Sunday 15 October with NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) hosting a number of free community events, designed to get everyone casting a line.

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