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23-03-2002, 04:45 AM
$11,000 Fine for Illegal Botany Bay Commercial Fishing


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23-03-2002, 01:35 PM
The only problem with this is that this bloke will now go out an fish even harder to pay his fine.
The only suitable penalty is gear impoundment and licence suspension or cancellation.
We do not want illegal fishers out there stealing our resources whether they be recreational or commercial.