Promoting harmony between recreational and commercial fishers. Fishing havens camping.
Recreational fishing havens report to the recreational fishing trust expenditure committee june 2004 scope this report is a data summary of the results of the introduction of recreational fishing havens in nsw.
Recreational fishing havens. This map is provided as a guide only and should not be relied on for any purpose. It covers the number and types of commercial fishing entitlements that were purchased in order to implement the havens. Recreational fishing havens tweed river more topics in this section disclaimer.
In what may signal the start of a national campaign rec fishing groups in queensland and victoria are asking their respective governments to establish rec fishing havens in popular state waterways. If you are planning a fishing trip to new south wales this infographic will give you much of the information you need to plan the perfect trip. In may 2002 30 areas along the nsw coast became recreational fishing havens.
N s w d p i a nsw recreational fishing fee fee introduced in 2001 to raise revenue to. This dataset contains a spatial representation of the waters that were included. More topics in this section.
Money raised from the nsw recreational fishing fee enabled a 20 million buyout to create the areas. Bryan van der walt nsw department of primary industries cronulla fisheries centre sydney. Fishing havens camping.
All money raised by the nsw recreational fishing fee is placed into the recreational fishing trusts and spent on a wide range of salt and fresh water projects that directly benefit the recreational fishing sector. 12 405 likes 295 talking about this. This follows on from calls by anglers to proclaim sydney harbour as a rec fishing haven a direct response to nsw labor s recent claim that it.
Recreational fishing havens author. When fishing in nsw waters both freshwater and saltwater you are required by law to pay the nsw recreational fishing fee. These havens also promote tourism and create employment in the local.
Published on december 3 2012 december 7 2015 by infographics guy. In these areas commercial fishing was either completely closed or significantly restricted. Sydney harbour recreational fishing haven marrickville new south wales.
Dedicated to preserving recreational fishing for the public by campaigning for sydney. Thirty recreational fishing havens areas largely free of commercial fishing were created along the nsw coast to provide better angling opportunities for recreational fishers.