Saturday February 19, 2011One of Thailand's most prolific lizard poachers has been arrested with hundreds of water monitor lizards destined for Chinese dinner plates.
Saturday November 15, 2008ABALONE poacher Peter Badans was ordered to pay $12,000 in fines and costs yesterday - but the Shellharbour man can consider himself lucky.
Saturday September 23, 2006ROMARIO, Romario, wherefore art thou Romario? If the quest for 1000 career goals brings the colourful Brazilian to the A-League, age will not have wearied him, nor the years condemned. After the A-League bigwigs said no to Stan Collymore, it remains to be seen if the 40-year-old goal poacher will make a cameo appearance in Australia. After having won a World Cup, as well as playing for some of the biggest football clubs in both Europe and South America, the little one has slid down the ladder in ...
Wednesday May 31, 2006SOME of Victoria's oldest and coldest citizens will feel a warm glow this winter after the prosecution of the state's biggest firewood poacher. The record haul of 89 cubic metres of timber, illegally removed from the Lyell State Forest by Graeme John Abbott, 53, will be distributed to pensioners, the elderly and the disadvantaged.
Sunday April 2, 2006I WAS in a Korean restaurant one night, in Murrumbeena, in the company of a long-retired abalone poacher who noted the place was full of Asian students.
Tuesday August 9, 2005VICTORIAN fisheries authorities yesterday applauded a judge's decision to reject a plea for freedom by an abalone poacher. David Campbell Strachan
Tuesday August 2, 2005AUSTRALIA'S worst abalone pirate yesterday lowered his flag to a Melbourne judge, promising he had changed his plundering ways. David Campbell Strachan's
Thursday June 16, 2005When advertising gamekeeper turns poacher, the masters of the universe watch closely.
Saturday May 21, 2005AUSTRALIA'S most notorious abalone poacher, David Campbell Strachan, was refused bail yesterday on a charge of stealing a $100,000 boat.
Wednesday April 27, 2005FORMER assistant tax commissioner Nick Petroulias yesterday was accused of being both gamekeeper and poacher when, from 1997-99, he issued about 70 private binding tax rulings.
Wednesday April 27, 2005The former assistant tax commissioner Nick Petroulias was accused yesterday of being both gamekeeper and poacher when, from 1997 to 1999, he issued about 70 private binding tax rulings.
Sunday February 27, 2005TIM SCHENKEN is a poacher turned gamekeeper. As clerk of the course for the Australian Grand Prix, he is responsible for the safe functioning of the Albert Park circuit.
Saturday December 11, 2004A hundred convictions have not dented David Strachan's appetite for contraband, writes Steve Butcher.
Sunday May 9, 2004The woman enslaved by abalone poacher Graeme Slattery between 1996 and 1999 doubts she will ever recover from her ordeal.
Tuesday March 2, 2004The former husband of a woman kept as a slave in a Warrnambool garage has criticised authorities, saying bungled handling of complaints about his children's mistreatment led to the continuation of their abuse by abalone poacher Graeme Slattery.
Thursday February 12, 2004A woman who says she was kept as a slave broke down yesterday as she told a jury that she was treated ``worse than a dog" by a Warrnambool abalone poacher.
Friday February 6, 2004Raped and degraded and beaten daily, a mother of two became a slave to an abalone poacher's every whim, a jury heard yesterday.
Friday January 30, 2004You don't have to be a suspected drug runner, people smuggler or poacher to see inside a customs border protection boat this weekend.
Friday December 19, 2003Australia's most notorious abalone poacher, David Campbell Strachan, was arrested yesterday during raids targeting an alleged Victorian organised crime syndicate.
Thursday December 18, 2003Victorian fisheries officer Rod Barber yesterday was one of 22 recipients of Royal Humane Society of Australasia medals or merit certificates for acts of bravery in saving lives.
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