FISHERIES Queensland officers have snagged nearly 150 derelict and unmarked crab pots and dillies "ghost fishing” in Mackay's Net Free Zone.
IN an act to save a species from being over fished, new rules are now in play for recreational and commercial fishers.
VIDEO footage of a swordfish being caught at Pumicestone Passage in Caloundra has sparked debate online to whether it's fake.
The State Govt will offer up to $970 in rebates for the purchase and installation of approved vessel tracking units.
THE offenders were fined $3132 by Queensland Fisheries patrol officers after a member of the public reported the unlawful incident.
A COOLUM kayaker has captured his impressive close encounter with a whale on film.