Membership

President’s Post – June

President’s Post – June

With less than two weeks to go before our conference and AGM in New Plymouth (1st & 2nd July) things are hotting up. With Fisheries Minister Phil Heatley having recently made totally contradicting statements those attending will [...]

President’s Post – 25th May 2011

President’s Post – 25th May 2011

Howdy, Welcome to the new look New Zealand Recreational Fishing Council website. It has taken a little longer than anticipated but it’s now up and running and looking great. We encourage you to take a look and provide [...]

April Winner – Bridget Chipchase

April Winner – Bridget Chipchase

Congratulations to Bridget Chipchase, winner of the first monthly NZRFC members prize. Bridget will recieve a personally signed copy of Al Brown‘s recipe book ‘Go Fish’, an annual membership to Fishing Coast to Coast Magazine and a [...]

INEQUITY OR IS IT PRIORITY ?

INEQUITY OR IS IT PRIORITY ?

The crux of discontent for recreational fishers of New Zealand is “Where do we sit as sustenance and recreational fishers?” Since the establishment of the “property rights” and monetary value of these property rights of commercial [...]

Members Musings – Martyn Barlow, TasFish

Members Musings – Martyn Barlow, TasFish

March 2011 Member’s muse There are varying points of view regarding the amateur fisher’s lot, and how they are or should be represented. One thing is clear in my mind that if the amateurs are to [...]

Members updates

Members updates

Each month the NZRFC circulates an update on current issues and the work being done by the NZRFC team. [...]

March 2011

March 2011

Members update for March 2011 Read about the latest meeting with the Minister of Fisheries, the local’s response to the Marlborough Blue Cod management rules and more…..Members update March 2011 [...]

Members Muse – March 2011

Members Muse – March 2011

Members of the NZRFC come from across New Zealand and do all kinds of fishing activities including shellfish collecting, diving (to look and catch), set netting, line fishing, surfcasting, kite fishing, sports fishing and more.  Members [...]

Benefits

Benefits

There are a number of benefits to joining the NZRFC, tangible and not so tangible. Consider these: [...]

Winner Post – 2011

Winner Post – 2011

We have an amazing package of prizes on offer to all paid up members of the NZRFC.  Supporters have generously donated their products as a way of supporting the work of the Recreational Fishing Council. Each month [...]