The Australian and Queensland governments have announced they will commit more than $160 million to phase-out gill-net fishing in the Great Barrier Reef by mid 2027 and transition to more sustainable fishing practices. More information.
East coast black jewfish fishery CLOSED
The annual catch limit for the east coast has been reached. Black jewfish is a no-take species on the east coast for all fishers for the rest of the 2022 calendar year.