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Shoalhaven Offshore Artificial Reef

Location: Approx. 4.3km north-east of the Shoalhaven River entrance
Depth: 33 metres
Deployment: January 2015
Coordinates: 34°50.955 S, (Latitude), 150°47.731 E (Longitude) (WGS84 datum)
Reef type: 20 concrete modules deployed into five clusters (5 modules per cluster).
Reef area: Total reef volume is approx. 1,600 cubic metres
Species: Kingfish, Trevallies, Snapper, Morwongs Tailor, Salmon and Mulloway
How to fish: Identifying which direction current is flowing over the reef site will often help identify where bait fish are congregating. For further information please visit our user guidelines - offshore artificial reefs.

Map of Shoalhaven Offshore Artificial Reef


If you require further information, please call 0457 664 062 or email: fisheries.enhancement@dpi.nsw.gov.au