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Group slams ‘barbaric’ laws after shark mutilation

Premium Content Group slams ‘barbaric’ laws after shark mutilation

Conservationists claim fishers are cruelly cutting off the snouts on sawfish...

‘Aggressive American’ pest fish netted in Mackay

Premium Content ‘Aggressive American’ pest fish netted in Mackay

Anglers’ warning after pest fish caught: ‘As we broke the neck, eggs started coming...

New invader as Mackay named nation’s pest fish capital

Premium Content New invader as Mackay named nation’s pest fish capital

'Better yet cut the bloody thing’s throat’

WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Premium Content WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Covert surveillance busts open black market fisheries syndicate

WATCH: Fishing expert's Spanish Mackerel Shootout tips

Premium Content WATCH: Fishing expert's Spanish Mackerel Shootout tips

How you can give yourself the best chance of competition glory.

Murky waters as tides rise in Mackay

Premium Content Murky waters as tides rise in Mackay

Seaforth a great spot to hit this weekend

'About 30 crocs' spotted on weekend fishing trip

Premium Content 'About 30 crocs' spotted on weekend fishing trip

Andrew Cocup has estimated he saw 30 crocs in the river.

Skilled fisherman lands seven barramundi

Premium Content Skilled fisherman lands seven barramundi

Fletcher Harrington caught seven Barramundi and a Threadfin Salmon.

Heavier penalties, more crackdown on black market fishing

Heavier penalties, more crackdown on black market fishing

ANGLERS want heavier penalties to tackle black marketing.

Quirky catch as shark chows down on Barra

Quirky catch as shark chows down on Barra

Crab potting duo come across shark's dinner

27yo 'gone fishing' to Mackay, never came back

27yo 'gone fishing' to Mackay, never came back

Angler Ashley Sims moved to Mackay five years ago for the fishing.

REVEALED: What sharks are being caught off our beaches

REVEALED: What sharks are being caught off our beaches

Tiger sharks are still the most common species caught

WATCH: Huge crocodile spotted sunbaking near anglers

WATCH: Huge crocodile spotted sunbaking near anglers

A crocodile has been spotted sunbaking, just metres from fishermen.

PHOTOS: You won't believe what was in this groper's belly

PHOTOS: You won't believe what was in this groper's belly

A FISHERMAN who reeled in a small groper got a shock.

Beast of a barra takes Mackay fisherman for a swim

Beast of a barra takes Mackay fisherman for a swim

'How I landed the biggest barramundi yet'

Fish measure up for bub after family reels 'em in

Fish measure up for bub after family reels 'em in

Family of fisherman lands nannygai gold

'If you want to keep dad happy let him go fishing'

'If you want to keep dad happy let him go fishing'

Nothing says happy father's day like a fishing trip

WATCH: long-nosed emperor a first for angler

WATCH: long-nosed emperor a first for angler

A successful fishing trip for two friends off the reef