In wa s ocean and estuarine waters ie those waters under the influence of tides not in fresh water. View all key dates.
The gascoyne coast bioregion runs from the zuytdorp cliffs north of kalbarri to the ashburton river south of onslow 27 s to 21 46 s.
Recreational fishing guide wa. Crabbing for blue swimmer crabs in the west coast region crabbing for blue swimmer crabs in the west coast region vietnamese crabbing for blue swimmer crabs in the west coast region simplified chinese new rules for blue swimmer crab fishing in perth and the south west cockburn sound closed to crab fishing crabbing in the gascoyne region. If you are unsure about a particular species or if it is not in this. 15 august 30 september inclusive.
And most of wa s estuarine waters are closed to protect juvenile fish stocks. Most of the key statewide fishing rules can be found online and in our recreational fishing guide which includes bag and size limits tables for the main species you are. Catch the facts about what s being caught in wa 2017 18.
The victorian recreational fishing guide is available in three key formats. Shark bay pink snapper closed season freycine. By following the rules you will help maintain the fantastic fishing opportunities here in wa ensuring there are fish for the future for you and the generations to come.
Some recreational fishing reopens in washington coastal waters. The revenue from recreational fishing licences is spent on a range of projects that benefit recreational fishers with 25 per cent set aside for new initiatives and 15 per cent going towards funding recfishwest wa s peak recreational fishing body to represent the interests of the wa recreational fishing community. Hard copies can be obtained from most fishing tackle shops that sell recreational fishing licences by ringing the customer service centre on 136 186 or from most regional offices of the victorian fisheries.
Recreational fiin identification ide 1 this guide has been developed to help you identify the more common species in western australia that you may encounter. Recreational fishing location guide. Some of the best fishing opportunities in the nation are available in washington.
The purpose of this recreational fishing guide is to enhance consistent and accurate species identification. From fly fishing for bass and trout on freshwater lakes and streams east of the cascades to trolling for salmon along the coast to crabbing in puget sound washington offers a diverse and unique outdoors experience. In addition to the general fishing rules that can be found online and in our statewide recreational fishing guide please be aware of specifc rules in this bioregion covering restricted and closed areas such as those below.
Details of waters open to net fishing are given in section 3 of this guide. Netters in general must lift and clean their nets of the fish at least once an hour. Guide charter services authorized may 29 2020 after two months of closures due to concerns surrounding the covid 19 pandemic in washington many of the state s coastal waters reopened for fishing on may 26.
Hard copy via our vicfishing app and here on our website. Recreational freshwater angling guide 2020 south west western australia.