The Story of Fishing in AustraliaBook - 2017
In every coastal town in Australia, there's a bait shop and a boat ramp,and, in garages around the country, fishing rods are strung up waiting for theirnext outing. Many of us have a special fishing spot, and families pass on tipsfrom generation to generation and exchange fishy tales of amazing catches andnear misses.
Bringing her personal passion for throwing in a line, author Anna Clark celebratesthe enduring pleasure of fishing in TheCatch: The Story of Fishing in Australia . This book charts the history offishing, from the first known accounts of Indigenous fishing and early Europeanencounters with Australia's waters, to the latest fishing fads; from the introductionof trout and fly fishing to the challenges of balancing needs of commercial andrecreational fishers.
"I just couldn't put it down ... my best fishing read to date" ~ RobPaxevanos, host of Fishing Australia (TV)