Recreational Sea Fishing Guide

A guide to Tasmania's recreational sea fishing rules from 1 November 2016 to 31 October 2017 published by the Recreational Fisheries Section of the Wild Fisheries Management Branch.

Free printed copies of the Guide are available at your nearest Service Tasmania shop. It is also provided below, split into multiple PDF files for easy downloading.

View the Recreational Sea Fishing Guide online:
Recreational Sea Fishing Guide 2016-17 Complete Edition (15 MB)
Contents/What's New pp 1-13
Licences and Seasons pp 14-16
Scalefish and Shark pp 17-33
Abalone pp 34-36
Rock Lobster pp 37-42
Other Fisheries pp 43-49
Marine Reserves and Research Areas pp 50-58
Net and Set Line Restrictions (North) pp 59-65
Net and Set Line Restrictions (South) pp 66-74
Index and Contacts pp 75-80

This Guide also comes in an interactive format as a phone app. Download Tas Fish Guide - free for iPhone, iPad and Android.


Accessibility Information

All content contained in the Recreational Fishing Guide is available in an accessible version on sea fishing webpages within this site. Links to the following most popular pages are listed here:

Recreational Fishing Licences
Recreational Seasons
Catch Limits
Area Restrictions
Biotoxin Events
Fish Facts
Commercial Fishing

Contact

Recreational Fishing Enquiries
Recreational Fisheries Section
1 Franklin Wharf
GPO Box 44
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3233, 1300 720 647
Email: fishing.enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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