Primefact Number: 159 Edition: Second edition Released/reviewed: 01 Jun 2006
Bluefish are a protected species in all NSW waters other than the waters of the Lord Howe Island Marine Park. There are heavy penalties for taking, selling or possessing them.
This Primefact provides information on the following:
- bluefish habitat & ecology
- the reasons why they are protected
- the legal implications of catching, keeping, possessing or harming bluefish.