Events Manager - Dean Jackson
Dean Jackson (aka Deano) is the bloke who has made all this possible, he is the steering wheel of the SCF team and the person in charge of our events. Deano is currently living in Maroochydore, his two favourite things to do are have a good time and fish. If he’s not working on upcoming events or projects for SCF he is always up for a fish or little adventure with the crew. Deano is truly dedicated to make a difference, by improving the health and wellbeing of our waterways, local fish stocks and the condition of surrounding catchment areas. You will definitely be seeing a lot more of Deano, as he travels the country, expanding and improving the brand.
Photographer/Videographer - Eli Robinson
Eli Robinson is the SCF photographer/videographer. Eli is one of our older team members, turning 20 early this year. Located in Noosa with his brother Heath, he has some of the most picturesque locations on his doorstep, and if he’s not out there taking photos or collecting footage for his YouTube channel. He will be out fishing or diving the local waterways with his brother. Eli is our ‘behind the scenes guy’ for all trips and adventures and a vital member of the team.
Data Collection Manager - Stefan Sawynok
Stefan Sawynok (aka Stef) is our living, breathing computer. Stef is our data collection expert who’s key role is to manage all our citizen science projects, process our recreational fishing data and provide community data reports. He provides the facts which allows us to send positive messages back to the community. Stef never has any spare time, he enjoys helping all types of fishing and environmental organisations. He’s currently scanning all different river systems with his new BioSonic technology to determine fish stocks in each location. We’re honoured to have him as part of the team.
Pro Angler - Jye Clewley
Jye is a born an bred fisho, living in and around the sunny coast and fishing Maroochy and Mooloolaba river all his life, he has come to grow a fair bit of knowledge of his local systems. If you want to know how to catch fish, Jye would be the person to ask. Jye has been involved with SCF for a couple of years now and has really helped out with running the social media and practical side of things.
Pro Angler - Heath Robinson
Heath is a dedicated fisho and has a passion for free diving. Located in Noosa Heath has some amazing fishing and diving locations on his doorstep. Heath is truly passionate about caring for our oceans future and sustainable fishing. Heath and his brother Eli have even started their own You tube channel and have now created a non for profit organisation dedicated to the conservation and preservation of our oceans marine life.
Pro Angler - Will Roche
Unlike the rest of the SCF crew Will lives nowhere near the Sunny Coast. Will is lucky enough to call Exmouth, WA home, with the largest fringing reef in the southern hemisphere on his doorstep. Will has a huge passion for all types of fishing and spear fishing. If he’s not diving or fishing the inside reefs, he will be out wide nailing huge bill fish and tuna. Will is also lucky enough to have a few ‘junior sportfishing championships’ under his belt.
Pro Angler - Pj Hill
Pj Hill (aka Peej) is the next of our pro anglers for this year. Peej is also located in Noosa he spends plenty of time fishing and having a good with mates. Peej is also very dedicated about protecting and cleaning our oceans and waterways. Get used to seeing Peej’s face this year as he goes on trips and catches fish of a lifetime.
Pro Angler - Charlie Mawson
Charlie is another one of our younger team members. Charlie is the teams young gun fisho for the Mooloolaba area. Charlie is very passionate kid when it comes to fishing. The knowledge he carries of his local river systems and water ways is incredible for such a young age. You’ll be seeing a lot more of Charlie throughout this year as he attends our events and continues to slay awesome fish.
Pro Angler - Jack Witek
Apprentice chippy by day, killer fishermen by night. Jack is truely dedicated to catching BIG fish and having a bloody good time. Jack is one of our older pro anglers and it sure does show, the knowledge and understanding this bloke has of his local systems and the fish in them is insane. Jack would have to be the sunny coast ‘estuary GT king’, with some of the fish he’s landed. Cant wait to see what else he gets up to this year.
Pro Angler - Rob Johnston
The live bait lord! #dopeyeater Rob is one of the maddest keen fishos you’ll ever meet. Any chance he gets he will be down on the river bank slaying monsters, while most of us sleep. If you wanna know how to catch BIG fish Rob is your man. Rob will be attending our events this year so if you see him around say g’day, you won’t regret it, he might even tell you a few secrets if you're lucky.
Pro Angler - Brett Turner
Brett is the last of our pro anglers for this year.Brett is truely passionate about fishing, he would have to be one of our most experienced anglers, with a few bass and Barra competition wins under his belt, but just like the rest of the boys he’s always looking for a good time with good mates.
Team Member - Blake Andreas
Blake is the teams gun fisho for the Caloundra area. Working a full time job Monday to Friday, there’s a fair bet Blake will be out on the water most weekends or just about any chance he gets. Blake has been passionate about fishing for many years now and has recently started up his own YouTube account. Go check it out, link below!
Team Member - Melanie Ottaway
Melanie is our first of hopefully many to come girl team members. The obsession is real when it comes to fishing for Melanie, she is very passionate and basically out there every weekend. She has recently started her own fishing page on facebook keeping you updated on all her recent captures and adventure.
Cast creates high quality, digital content to inspire and motivate #thenewbreed of young Aussie fishos, just like you, to get out there and get after it on your own fishing journey! If you want to become a better fisho, need someone to push you to the next level, or have something to bring to the Cast table...you're in the right place. It's strictly for us, by us.
InfoFish is a family business that for 30 years has been dedicated to there cause of creating better fisheries though citizen science. Now into a third generation, the technology they use has changed but the mission is still the same.
Fishing Australia Tv
Hosted by Rob Paxevanos, Fishing Australia is Australia's longest running fishing show. From using cutting edge techniques to family friendly fishing.
Suntag Australia is the largest tagging organisation in Australia and the second largest in the world. They have a range of options for you to get involved be it via one of the clubs affiliated with Suntag Australia or an online membership with Suntaggers.
Host of ‘Fishing Australia’, sea-doo Australia ambassador and another very passionate fishermen, Rob has been very helpful and is a true supporter of what we are doing.
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LOCAL NON-PROFIT ORGANISATIONS THAT WE SUPPORT
Our Oceans Future
Our oceans future is a up and coming non-profit organisation, dedicated to conservation, preservation and sustainability of our oceans. This is run by our very own ‘Robinson Brothers’ so please get behind the boys as they continue to grow this until it is at a point where they can really make a differenece.
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