Butlers Creek

Area affected

Species of fish that must not be taken

Methods of fishing prohibited


Butler’s Creek - Nets

The whole of the waters of Butler’s Creek from its confluence with the South Pacific Ocean upwards to its source.

Map of Butler's Creek - Nets closed waters (PDF, 169.6 KB)

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 2019

unless otherwise specified.

For more detailed local information see the Batemans Bay Recreational Fishing Guide