Bega River

Area affected

Species of fish that must not be taken

Methods of fishing prohibited


Bega River

The whole of the tidal waters of Bega River and its tributaries, upstream from the junction with Jellat Jellat Creek to the junction with Bargo Lagoon Creek and including Jellat Jellat Creek and its tributaries, upstream to the floodgate located approximately 450 metres above Russels Bridge crossing.

Map of Bega River closed waters (PDF, 260.9 KB)

Any species of fish.

Any method involving the use of a net (other than a landing net).

All year.

The above closures are generated from the

Fisheries Management (General) Regulation 2019

unless otherwise specified.

For more detailed local information see the Far South Coast Recreational Fishing Guide