Avoca Lake and Cockrone Lake

Area affected

Species of fish that must not be taken

Methods of fishing prohibited

Period

Avoca Lake

The whole of the waters of Avoca Lake and its tributaries (including Bulbararing Lagoon).

Any species of fish.

Any method involving the use of the following:

(a) a hoop or lift net,

(b) a hand-hauled prawn net,

(c) a push or scissors net (prawns),

(d) a crab trap,

(e) a lobster trap.

All year.

Ex-HMAS Adelaide Reserve

The whole of the waters bound within the following co-ordinates:

a) 33 27.887'S, 151 27.301'E

b) 33 27.767'S, 151 27.374'E

c) 33 27.852'S, 151 27.574'E

d) 33 27.973'S, 151 27.502'E

Latitude and Longitude co-ordinates are in WGS 84 Datum.

Any species of fish. All methods.  All year.
Ex-HMAS Adelaide closure as specified in NSW Government Gazette number 44 (PDF, 1.42 MB), of the 6 of May 2011 at page 2742.

Cockrone Lake

The whole of the waters of Cockrone Lake and its tributaries.Any species of fish. Any method involving the use of the following:

(a) a hoop or lift net,

(b) a hand-hauled prawn net,

(c) a push or scissors net (prawns),

(d) a crab trap,

(e) a lobster trap.

All year.

The above closures are generated from the Fisheries Management (General) Regulation 2010 unless otherwise specified.

For more detailed local information see the Central Coast and Hawkesbury River Recreational Fishing Guide