Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - Murdoch -

Top tips for fish­ing to keep the Swan River healthy. Source:Swan­RiverTrust ■ Find a fish­ing spot where you don't have to tram­ple veg­e­ta­tion to get there, or fish from jet­ties or plat­forms. ■ Take your rub­bish home with you. ■ Re­port ac­tiv­i­ties that may be harm­ful to the rivers and fore­shores by call­ing the Swan River Trust on 9278 0900 or after hours 0419 192 845. Re­port il­le­gal fish­ing ac­tiv­i­ties to Fish­Watch on 1800 815 507. ■ When fish­ing from the fore­shore make sure you are on pub­lic land. ■ Fish for the fu­ture by know­ing the fish­ing reg­u­la­tions, in­clud­ing bag and size lim­its.

Pic­ture: Martin Ken­nealey

Mar­i­lyn Fowler, Bronny Read and Mau­reen O’Neill want lo­cal fish­ers to dis­pose of fish­ing line and tackle re­spon­si­bly.

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