Huge illegal net seized along with a Mercedes in fisheries raid in Victoria

Chris McLennan
By Chris McLennan
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:03pm, first published May 25 2022 - 7:00am
FISHY BUSINESS: Fisheries officers seized the Mercedes dual-cab ute along with the long net after the raids. Pictures: Victorian Fisheries Authority.

A fisherman has been forced to hand over his 2019 model Mercedes duel-cab ute along with a boat and trailer after the alleged illegal netting of fish in Victoria.


Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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