Fishermen allegedly using nets to snag almost 500 fish hook up with a police night-time raid

Chris McLennan
By Chris McLennan
July 21 2022 - 6:00am
GOTCHA: Fisheries officers working at night have seized a huge haul of bream allegedly caught illegally and well above the bag limits set for the species. Picture: Victorian Fisheries Authority.

Every state and territory of Australia has bag limits for recreation fishing but apparently not all take much notice of them.


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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