A total of 16 changes to the recreational fishing rules will apply to fishers from 3 November 2014.
DPI Fisheries has three positions becoming vacant on the Animal Care and Ethics Committee – one Veterinarian and two Independent (Community) positions.
The Fisheries Scientific Committee has made a final determination to list the Darling River Hardyhead population in the Hunter River catchment.
To assist planners, developers and their consultants to assess and reduce potential impacts on key fish habitats
The strategic plan identifies outcomes, strategies and key measures of success for Fisheries NSW over the next few years.
This short film discusses how boaters and fishers can help keep our waterways healthy.
When you're fishing in NSW waters you're required by law to pay the NSW Recreational Fishing Licence Fee
Shark ecologist, Vic Peddemors, explains that through failed understanding of shark behavior and the use of practices that are unsustainable, the apex predator in a fragile ecosystem is now at risk.
The NSW Government has placed restrictions on imports of live abalone from Tasmania and Victoria to minimise the risk of AVG impacting wild abalone stocks in NSW.
- Advent Energy Ltd – 2014/15 Seismic Survey – Offshore Sydney Basin Area
- Coastal Integrated Forestry Operations Approvals (IFOAs) Remake
- Fish friendly marinas
- New advisory material on Coastal Saltmarsh - a key fish habitat protected in NSW
- NSW Pacific oyster survey 2010
- Rebuilding strategy for gulper shark stocks
- Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS)
- Ornamental fish update - important information
- Permits for research, aquarium collecting and activities other than aquaculture
- NSW Shark Meshing (Bather Protection) Program
- Fishing Safety Advice
- Angel Rings program
- Safe boating with NSW Maritime Authority (www.maritime.nsw.gov.au)
For general fishing information, call the Fisheries Information Line on 1300 550 474.
- SharkSmart - know the risks and minimise your chance of a close encounter with a shark
- Advice to fishers on north, mid north and far north NSW coast (Ciguatera poisoning)
- Fishing in Sydney Harbour
- NSW Seafood
- Fish kills in NSW demystified
- Fishing closures & restrictions
- NSW fish species
- Threatened Species Sighting Form
- Help stop illegal fishing!
- Newscast - a news bulletin for recreational fishers
- New South Wales submarine cable protection zones
- 16 Oct 2014Marine estate reforms one step closer [107.9 KB PDF]
- 13 Oct 2014Illegal fishers caught out on the Macquarie
- 03 Oct 2014Trout season opens this long weekend
- 29 Sep 2014Courts continue to get tough on abalone thieves
- 26 Sep 2014Snag a space at a fishing workshop this school holidays
- 16 Sep 2014Five million more reasons to go fishing in NSW [109.1 KB PDF]