Wollongong offshore artificial reef

Location: Approx. 2.4 km offshore from Perkins Beach, 2.5km south of the Five Islands Nature Reserve
Depth: Approx. 34 metres
Deployment: Proposed for 2019
Coordinates: 34°.31.037' S (Latitude) 150°.54.908' E (Longitude) (WGS84 datum)
Reef type:Steel pinnacle reef towers with a vertical profile up to 12 metres.
Reef area: To be advised following deployment
Expected Species:Yellowtail kingfish, snapper, silver trevally, mulloway, yellowtail scad and blue mackerel
Other:The tender process for the design and installation of the Wollongong artificial reef project is now underway

Wollongong offshore artificial reef proposed location for consultation


If you require further information, please call (02) 6691 9673 or email: fisheries.enhancement@dpi.nsw.gov.au