Ngari Capes Marine Park – Gazettal of Zoning Scheme

The Ngari Capes Marine Park zoning scheme was gazetted on 10 April 2018. Fishing prohibitions in some of these zones will come into effect in 12 months.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Fisheries Division has requested the distribution of the following attached information (click the links below):

List of fisheries permitted to operate in the Ngari Capes Marine Park which may be affected by the gazettal of the zones:

  • Abalone Managed Fishery
  • South West Coast Salmon Managed Fishery
  • West Coast Demersal Scalefish Interim Managed Fishery
  • South Coast Crustacean Managed Fishery
  • Mackerel Managed Fishery
  • West Coast Rock Lobster Managed Fishery
  • South Coast Purse Seine Managed Fishery
  • South West Trawl Managed Fishery
  • Marine Aquarium Fish Managed Fishery
  • Specimen Shell Managed Fishery
  • Octopus Interim Managed Fishery
  • South West Coast Beach Net Fishery
  • Joint Authority Southern Demersal Gillnet and Demersal Longline Fishery

If you have any questions about the marine park please contact Eve Bunbury on 0418881796 or 98928585 or email Eve.Bunbury@dpird.wa.gov.au

If you have any questions about the marine park compensation process please contact Ben Fraser on 65514343 or email Ben.Fraser@dpird.wa.gov.au or Michelle Cridland on 65514354 or email Michelle.Cridland@dpird.wa.gov.au