Fisheries Management

Minister announces Operational review of the Fisheries Management System

Minister’s Speech to the Seafood NZ conference today: https://www.beehive.govt.nz/speech/speech-seafood-new-zealand-2015-conference Get your thinking caps on – this is going to happen fast,going to be high level, and is the first substantive chance in a long time for [...]

Rec Fishing Ap for smartphones – fish4all

Rec Fishing Ap for smartphones – fish4all

There is now and Ap called fish4all available for both android and iphone.   Just go to the ap store appropriate to your phone, and search for fish4all to give it a try. This ap allows [...]

Change of leadership

Change of leadership

At a meeting held on Saturday 30th August 2014 in Wellington Geoff Rowling resigned as president of the NZRFC and vice president Ted Howard was appointed to the role of president. Ted comes from Kaikoura, is [...]

Snapper Battle Still Rages

Snapper Battle Still Rages

Indications last week they might pull the process have proved to be nothing but spin doctoring. [...]

Concession Crayfish

Concession is a privilege granted to a sector or body that in turn disadvantages the majority [...]

RFC Submission to Review of Inshore Fishstock Sustailability Measures for the 2012-13 Fishing Year

RFC Submission to Review of Inshore Fishstock Sustailability Measures for the 2012-13 Fishing Year

The RFC has made the attached submission to the MPI Review of Inshore Fishstock Sustailability Measures for the 2012-13 Fishing Year. RFC Submission to Review of Inshore Fishstock Sustailability Measures for the 2012-13 Fishing Year [...]

Collaboration to Save our Seas

Collaboration to Save our Seas

World Bank issues SOS for oceans Global lender launches partnership between governments, scientists and organisations to restore health of planet’s seas. According to the World Bank, 85 per cent of ocean fisheries are fully exploited, over-exploited [...]

Crayfish concession submission September 2011

Crayfish concession submission September 2011

Read what NZRFC have to say in their submission on the hotly discussed topic of crayfish concessions. CRAConcession Area Submission [...]

Current Submissions

Current Submissions

Click on the links below to view recent submissions. August 2011 Submission Blue Cod 5 Submission Blue Cod 8 Submission Bluenose Submission Deemed Values Submission Kingfish Submission Ribaldo Submission Rig   [...]

Martin Salters Presentation

Martin Salters Presentation

Here we can watch Martin Salter’s presentation to the NZRFC 2011 Conference. Martin’s presentation is based on his report, “Keep Australia Fishing” commissioned in Australia by the Australian Fishing Trade Association in 2010.   Click here. [...]