01 Dec Squire Fish Legal Size Qld
The annual catch limit for the East Coast has been reached. The black Jewish fish is a species prohibited from fishing on the East Coast for all anglers for the remainder of the 2022 calendar year. From October 2022, new rules will apply to Spanish mackerel fishing on the east coast of Spain. Coral reef finfish closures apply. In addition to individual property boundaries for each listed coral reef fin species, there is a combined property boundary of a total of 20 of all coral reef finfish. In addition to the individual catch and ownership limits for each species mentioned above, all coral reef fish species have a combined absorption and property limit of 20. Pink snapper (jobfish) and Lavendar snapper (jobfish) Note: Becomes a species off-limits when the total allowable annual commercial catch is reached – the fishery is currently closed. *A closed season applies to these species. For more information, see Recreational fishing rules and regulations for Queensland: A short guide (PDF, 532 kB).
1.5 m max or interdorsal length 60 cm max (round body shape radii must only respect the maximum size limit of 1.5 m) Available for download pdf format www.dpi.qld.gov.au/cps/rde/xbcr/dpi/fishingsizebaglimits.pdf 40cm min (whole or with head or tail removed) or 26cm min (net length) All tropical snapper and sea bass (including Moses` perch (snapper) (exceptions to follow). Mullet (except diamond scales, sea and freshwater) Cribb Island worms – formerly known as bloodworms Includes, but is not limited to, mackerel and scad/yakka. ** No more than 10 shrimps with the head or other part removed, unless the removal was intended to process the shrimp for immediate consumption. Note: Whales, porpoises, dugongs, turtles and dolphins are all protected by the Nature Conservation Act 1992. Purple snapper (Smallmouth Nannygai) and Saddle-tailed Snapper (Largemouth Nannygai).