Our Objects:

  • To educate and promote the benefits of sustainable recreational fishing to the public to ensure the maintenance and growth of fish population throughout Australia.
  • To educate the fishing community on the ethical, environmental and safety aspects of sustainable recreational fishing.
  • To raise awareness of and promote the health benefits of sustainable recreational fishing.
  • To educate the public on how to protect, preserve and care for the environment, while recreationally fishing, including land care, flora and fauna and marine conservation.
  • To promote the accessibility of sustainable recreational fishing activities to persons of all age groups, genders and ethnic origins.
  • To do all such other things that may be considered to be incidental or conducive to these objects (objectives).

ARFF’s activities relating to these objects can be divided into three key themes: EDUCATION, RESEARCH and the ENVIRONMENT.