Port Stephens Recreational Fishing Guide


Fishing is a fun, outdoor activity for the whole family. Fishing rules help ensure healthy and sustainable fisheries for future generations.

Port Stephens waterways provide excellent beach, rock, and boat fishing opportunities. This guide provides an overview on fishing, including closures and restrictions, which apply within the Port Stephens region.

This publication provides valuable information on fishing in Port Stephens including:

  • closures
  • maps
  • fishing rules
  • spearfishing
  • fishing safety


Published: May 2016