The fishing rules of South Australia are in place for a reason and it is very important we all follow them.
Recreational fishing,Fishing limits and closures
SA fishing rules and regulations.Each year, an estimated 236,000 men, women and children participate in recreational fishing activities in South Australia, with abundant onshore, offshore and inland fishing opportunities across the State.
To ensure the long-term health of our fish stocks, it is critical that enough fish of each species remain in the water to reproduce and replace the numbers removed each year by fishing.
Recreational fishers are encouraged to play their part in protecting our fish stocks by ensuring they learn about the rules that apply to recreational fishing while fishing South Australia.
It is essential to control the numbers and size of fish taken. This is done by: