Shoalhaven Recreational Fishing Guide


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

The Shoalhaven waterways provide excellent beach, rock, and boat fishing opportunities. This guide provides essential information on fishing, including any closures and restrictions, which apply along the Shoalhaven coast from Gerroa and Lake Conjola.

The Jervis Bay Marine Park is within the Shoalhaven district and extends from Kinghorn Point in the north to Sussex Inlet in the south. The tidal waters of Currambene Creek, Moona Moona Creek, Carama Inlet, Wowly Gully, Callala Creek and Currarong Creek are also within the Marine Park.

This publication provides valuable information on fishing in the Shoalhaven region including:

  • closures
  • maps
  • fishing rules
  • spearfishing
  • fishing safety
  • artificial reefs


Published: May 2016