Community Resources

​Revenue from the sale of recreational sea fishing licences pays for the management of recreational fishing and supports community programs. 

These programs improve fisheries management so all Tasmanians get the most benefit from our fishing resources.​

In this Topic

  • Grants
    The Wild Fisheries Management Branch administers grant programs to support the recreational and commercial fishing sectors.
  • Fishcare Tasmania
    The Fishcare Tasmania program promotes responsible recreational fishing. Find out how to become a Fishcare volunteer.
  • Fishwatch - Report Illegal Fishing
    Report illegal fishing by phoning 0427 655 557.
  • Fish Facts
    Biology and habitat information about a number of important fish species targeted around Tasmania.
  • Cooking Fish
    Seafood recipes, cooking tips and advice for fishers about whether Tasmanian fish and shellfish is safe to eat.
  • FADs and Artificial Reefs
    Fish aggregating devices and artificial reefs enhance fishing opportunities for recreational fishers.