Review from Baird Maritime Magazine
Review from Salt Magazine
He calls himself “the accidental fisherman” because his career took a sea change when the only job he could get was a deckhand on a prawn trawler at Mooloolaba.
With “no clue” what to do, he learnt everything he could – “watch-keeping, sorting and grading prawns, lots of knots, splicing and net mending”. Continue Reading >>>
Review from Tamarind Magazine
Fishing for your livelihood is a constant emotional roller coaster. I’ve had
highly successful trips where I’ve hit the mother lode but I’ve also had long dry spells where I can’t even seem to catch a cold. You travel between heaven and hell as a fisherman. It’s a tough job and not always financially rewarding but commercial fishermen fish for one main reason only – because they love it! Continue Reading >>>
Author Dave Dawson’s radio interview with ABC Coast FM discussing the commercial fishing industry and his book Salt of the Sea – Tales from Commercial Fisherman.