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.

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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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