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Title:

Australia's National Recreational Fishing Conference 2017

Project Number:

2016-505

Organisation:

Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation (ARFF)

Principal Investigator:

Mark Nikolai

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$60,000.00

Program(s):

Adoption, Communities, Environment, People

National Recreational Fishing Conference 2017

Final Report
ISBN:978-0-646-98516-9
ISSN:
Author(s):Mark Nikolai
Date Published:March 2018
Following on from the success of the 2012 and 2015 National Recreational Fishing Conferences, the Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation was successful in securing a funding grant from the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) to deliver a National Recreational Fishing Conference for 2017. Conducting the National Recreational Fishing Conference continues to be a high priority investment for the FRDC's Recfishing Research subprogram.

Objectives

1. Deliver a National Recreational Fishing Conference in 2017 which increases the level ofmeaningful engagement with the recreational fishing community in national issues of importance.

2. Engage with participants at the National Conference to identify priority actions to be progressedfollowing the forum.

3. Acknowledgement of recreational fishing community achievements.

4. Publication of extension products from the event.