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Victoria Research Advisory Committee

Background

VICRAC, formerly Fisheries Research Advisory Body (FRAB), is an Australian Government statutory authority that was established by the FRDC in March 2016 under the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989 (PIRD Act). VICRAC is an expertise-based committee, with membership reflecting the various sectors/stakeholders of fishing and aquaculture in Victoria.

 

Members:

  • Peter Rankin – Chair
  • Kirsten Abernethy
  • Russell Conway
  • Dallas D’Silva
  • Brad Duncan
  • Craig Fox
  • Mark Gervis
  • Mike Gilby
  • Gary Leonard
  • Andy Moore
  • Josiah Pit

     

Priority list:

Call for applications

Stakeholder workshops

 

RDE plan:

Victoria RAC Research, Development and Extension Plan 2017-2022

 

FRDC Management Contacts:

Skye Barrett – Executive Officer (M 0419 935 945; E skye.barrett@frdc.com.au)

Alison Connelly – Secretariat (M 0437 694 485; E alison.connelly@frdc.com.au)

 

Meeting dates:  

VICRAC meeting no. 9 – 1 November 2018

 

VICRAC meeting no. 10 – 28 March 2019

VICRAC meeting no. 11 – 18 July 2019

VICRAC meeting no. 12 – 17 October 2019

Associated IPAs:

Australian Abalone Growers Association IPA - http://frdc.uat.frdc.com.au/Partners/IPA-groups/AAGA

 

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