Situation report on East Coast Algal Event Emergency Closures
A situation update dated 13 December is now available on the Emergency Fishery Closures webpage at www.fishing.tas.gov.au. Eddystone Point to the southern end of Marion Bay remains closed to recreational rock lobster fishing i.e no change to the closure for rock lobster. The recreational abalone fishery in the area will be opened from 14 December 2012.
Public Health Contacts
For up to date information about public health alerts relating to eating shellfish, refer to the Director of Public Health's current Public Health warnings or phone the Department of Health and Human Services hotline on 1800 671 738.
Encourage others to register for DPIPWE fishing News
Please feel free to encourage other interested fishers to keep up to date about recreational fisheries matters by registering with the email DPIPWE fisheries news service at www.fishing.tas.gov.au.
call the Recreational Sea Fishing Line on (03) 6233 7042 or 1300 720 647;