Fishing Rights 1 – Aboriginal cultural fishing in NSW
CATEGORY: Advocacy

This Fact Sheet provides information about the laws in NSW relating to Aboriginal cultural fishing, particularly a draft Regulation under the Fisheries Management Act 1994 (NSW).


We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of the lands where we work as well as across the lands we travel through. We also acknowledge our Elders past, present and emerging.

Artwork Credit: Craig Cromelin, from a painting he did titled, "4 favourite fishing holes". It is a snippet of his growing years on the Lachlan River, featuring yabby, turtle, fish and family.