- WHAT IS THE PFIGA?
It is an incorporated
association of professional fishing guides and instructors
who provide their services to recreational anglers
- ARE THERE ANY ADVANTAGES
IN USING PFIGA MEMBERS?
Yes, most definitely.
The association was formed specifically to enable
anglers planning to employ a guide or instructor to
distinguish between dedicated professionals and others
offering similar services simply to help defray the
costs of their hobby activities.
- WHAT MAKES PFIGA
MEMBERS SO SPECIAL?
may be granted to those just starting up a professional
guiding business provided they fulfil certain requirements.
For the protection of clients, theses include that
adequate public liability insurance is held, that
vehicles and water craft are properly licensed and
insured, and that a current first aid certificate
Full membership is granted after one or two years
of successful business operation during which time
members illustrate and are recognised for their knowledge,
skill and professionalism in teaching and guiding
- DO PFIGA MEMBERS
There is no set schedule
of fees charged by members. Each member charges fees
commensurate with the services provided, which can
vary from a few hours of group instruction to fully
guided holidays including meals and accommodation.
Visit the PFIGA website to learn more http://www.fishingguides.org.au/about.htm
further information on the PFIGA contact:
Professional Fishing Instructors & Guides Association
PO Box 850
Cowes VIC 3922