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Election commitments to enhance and improve Recreational Fishing in the Northern Territory

i Jul 28th No Comments by

Prior to 2016 Northern Territory election the Amateur Fishermen?s Association of the Northern Territory (AFANT)  is seeking commitments from all major political parties to support  a variety of infrastructure projects and fisheries enhancement initiatives that we believe would significantly improve recreational fishing in the Northern Territory.  These projects and infrastructure suggestions have been divided into various categories for ease of reference ranging from Short Term/Low Cost Projects with often direct and immediate community benefits right through to Long Term/High Cost infrastructure and fisheries enhancement projects with significant regional and Northern Territory wide benefits.

The full document can be found by clicking on the link below.

Election Commitments for Recreational Fishing

Melville Bay East Arnhem Land Mud Wharf Community Project

i Jul 12th No Comments by
Work is now underway on the next Stage of the Community Boat Ramp works as part of the $500,000 commitment to upgrading the Mud Wharf facilities in Melville Bay.
Civil and engineering contractors have been utilising the extra low tides in the past 4 weeks to prepare the materials and rock foundations for the front of the existing sea wall for the next stage of the Project.
Further information provided by the Nhulunbuy Regional Sportfishing Club can be accessed by clicking on the link below.