Catch news

The latest news on recreational and commercial fishing, and aquaculture in Queensland.

August 2019

In this issue:

  • Recreational fishing survey results
  • Stock assessments released
  • Congratulations to our new recruits

July 2019

In this issue:

  • Have your say on the future of Queensland fisheries
  • New FADs for South East Queensland
  • Drones to help protect fisheries

May 2019

In this issue:

  • Sustainable fisheries discussion paper
  • Boat ramp survey success
  • Shark genetic testing

April 2019

In this issue:

  • Taking of molluscs banned in Moreton Bay
  • Ask for Queensland seafood
  • Group busted with undersized fish

March 2019

In this issue:

  • New legislation passed in parliament
  • Black marketer's boat crushed
  • 'Fishal recognition' technology

January 2019

In this issue:

  • A look into what's happening in the fisheries monitoring world.
  • An update on vessel tracking
  • Directions paper announced

November 2018

In this issue:

  • Charter Fishing Action Plan released
  • A reminder about crab pot regulations before mud crab season.
  • Vessel tracking on track for 1 January 2019