Protecting the grey nurse shark…a guide for recreational fishers and divers


This guide summarises some of the latest information about Greynurse Sharks including the diving and recreational fishing (including spearfishing) arrangements that currently apply at Greynurse Shark critical habitat and aggregation sites in NSW.

Topics include:

  • A critically endangered species
  • Identifying a greynurse shark
  • Diving with greynurse sharks
  • Fishing near greynurse sharks
  • Fishing rules at critical habitat and aggregation sites
  • Reporting greynurse shark sightings and interactions


Second Edition

Published: 01 Dec 2014