Australia's favourite angling adventure series, sets out each week to explore the many wild and wonderful fishing destinations which highlight Australia's diverse natural beauty.
Runtime: 30 minutes
Fishing Australia - Women's fishing in Australia - Netflix
Australia's fishing has been both an essential cultural pastime for women in pre-European Australia, and as a sport in recent times. The historical context of women's roles fishing in pre-European cultural context saw extensive involvement and also in more recent times the industry has had specific support from women's involvement
Fishing Australia - Sport - Netflix
Women were competing in fishing derbies by 1936, with their participation rates being higher than men at some events. They continued to participate in the sport during the 1940s. More recently, Game Fishing Association of Australia has several competition classes that women can compete in against other women.
Fishing Australia - References - Netflix