Commercial fishing in New South Wales


This Primefact gives an overview of the commercial fishing industry in New South Wales.

It includes information on:

  • the economic value of the seafood industry in NSW
  • location of key commercial fishing fleets
  • key wild species harvested
  • the management of wild harvest commercial fisheries
  • management controls
  • sustainability


Primefact 825 First Edition

Published: Aug 2008