Fisheries Queensland has developed a draft Tropical Rock Lobster Harvest Strategy.
Public consultation is temporarily suspended while the Queensland Government is in caretaker mode.
You may still download and review the documents.
NB. The Queensland Government is in caretaker mode from 6 October 2020 until after the state election.
Minimal updates will be made to this site until after the election results are declared.
Key points of the draft harvest strategies are that they:
1. Identify the fishery objectives. Fishery objectives set out the direction and aspirations to achieve in the long term. The objectives are to:
2. Manage the performance of the fishery using key indicators
3. Sets decision rules for the commercial harvest of key species
4. Minimise ecological risks from fishing