This Winter

be prepared before going fishing

Know the conditions

Check the weather

Wear the right clothing

and footwear

Tell someone your plans

before heading out

Return home safe

Wear a lifejacket

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Fitting and Operating a User Activated (Manual Inflating) Lifejacket

SAFETY NEWS

Winter Fishing Options

Winter Fishing Options Winter is a time when some boat owners put the cover over their boat and park it up until the warmer weather arrives again. But for a lucky few it is that time of the year where bags are packed and the trip north to warmer climates is made.

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Lifejackets Compulsory at Salmon Holes

Lifejackets Compulsory at Salmon Holes

As of January 1 2019, lifejackets will be made compulsory for fishers and visitors alike who are visiting Salmon Holes in Albany, as announced by the Fisheries Minister early last week. Find out about the trial here  and make sure you're prepared on your next trip.

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How to Service a Lifejacket - Manual and Automatic

How to Service a Lifejacket - Manual and Automatic

Manual Inflating Firstly unzip the jacket Unscrew the canister (don’t worry it won’t go off – and if it does by any chance its only CO2 which is what you breathe out of your mouth) Check the canister for corrosion and puncture. Also check the section where it screws into...

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