Fishing for Murray Crayfish in NSW


Murray Crayfish, Euastacus armatus, are found in the Murray and Murrumbidgee rivers and many of their tributaries. They are sometimes called freshwater crays or lobsters.

This Primefact contains information on:

  • When and where you can fish for Murray crayfish
  • How to measure crayfish
  • Closures
  • Conservation of crayfish


Primefact 5 Tenth Edition

Published: 22 Jan 2024