St Georges basin and Swan Lake

Area affected

Species of fish that must not be taken

Methods of fishing prohibited

Period

St Georges Basin including Sussex Haven

The whole of the waters of Sussex Haven and its tributaries, from its confluence with the South Pacific Ocean upstream to its confluence with St Georges Basin.

Any species of fish.

Any method involving the use of a net, other than the following:

(a) a dip or scoop net (prawns),

(b) a landing net.

All year.

Swan Lake - Nets

The whole of the waters of Swan Lake bounded by a line commencing at a post marked FD on the eastern foreshore of Swan Lake at the intersection of the western prolongation of the southern boundary of portion 54 with the high water mark, then by a line bearing due west for 91 metres, then by a northerly line to a point 91 metres due west of a post marked FD on the foreshore at the intersection of the western prolongation of the northern boundary of portion 56, then by a line easterly to that post, and then generally southerly by the high water mark to the point of commencement. Any species of fish. 

Any method involving the use of a net, other than the following:

(a)  a dip or scoop net (prawns),

(b)  a landing net.

All year.

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

For more detailed local information see the Shoalhaven Recreational Fishing Guide