Commercial Dive Zones

1) South Eastern Zone being that area of State waters on the east coast of Tasmania bounded on the north by the line of longitude 148°00'00"E and on the south by the line of longitude 146°52'15"E (From the southern tip of Tasman Island to Whale Head. This includes Maingon and Norfolk Bays).

2) Central Eastern Zone being that area of State waters on the east coast of Tasmania bounded on the north by the line of latitude 42°20'40"S and on the south by the line of longitude 148°00'00"E. (From the south of Cape Sonnerat to the southern tip of Tasman Island. This includes all waters on the east coast of the Tasman and Forestier Peninsulas and Blackman Bay).

3) North Eastern Zone being that area of State waters on the east coast bounded by the line of latitude 42°20'40"S in the south and extending north to the line of latitude 41°00'26"S (from the southern point of Cape Sonnerat to Red Rocks).

4) Northern Zone begin that area of State waters in the north bounded by the line of latitude 41°00'26"S in the east and moving anti-clockwise around the north coast to the line of latitude 40°40'40"S in the west (from Red Rocks west to Cape Grim).

5) Western Zone being that area of State waters along the west coast of the State bounded in the north by the line of latitude 40°40'40"S and in the south by the line of longitude 146°52'15"E (from Cape Grim to Whale Head).

Map indicating Commercial Dive Fishing Zones
Commercial Dive Zones


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