Snapper

PIRSA is reviewing the management arrangements for South Australia's Snapper fishery.

Learn more about the Snapper management review.


Juvenile Snapper
Juvenile Snapper
Female Snapper
Female Snapper
Male Snapper
Male Snapper

  • Minimum legal length: 38 cm
  • Daily boat limit when 3 or more people on board:
    • Snapper 38 to 60 cm: 15
    • Snapper over 60 cm: 6
  • Personal daily bag limit:
    • Snapper 38 to 60 cm: 5
    • Snapper over 60 cm: 2

Closed season

A seasonal closure to the targeting and take of Snapper applies in all state waters from midday 1 November to midday 15 December annually.

Closed areas

Localised fishing closures to protect Snapper are in place in Gulf St Vincent from 15 December 2018 to 31 March 2019 and in Spencer Gulf from 15 December 2018 to 15 December 2019.


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Page Last Reviewed: 21 Jun 2019
 
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