This page is devoted to important links that members may need to find and refer to regularly.
NSW Aquaculture Production Report 2012-2013Each year NSW aquaculture permit holders record their annual production of produce (oysters, fish, prawns, yabbies, etc.) and NSW Fisheries compiles all this information into an annual report. If you would like to view how many kilograms of silver perch or yabbies that were sold in the 2012-2013 financial year and at what average price then this report is what your looking for. PDF REPORT
ARAC Strategic Plan 2012-2017
Aquaculture Research Advisory Committee (ARAC) Strategic Plan 2012-2017. This plan provides guidance for the development and implementation of RD&E in support of the NSW aquaculture industry. Highlighted in the plan are the priority areas for research under each theme. PDF PLAN (823.2KB)
Land Based Aquaculture Sustainable Aquaculture Strategy
The NSW Land Based Sustainable Aquaculture Strategy (NSW LBSAS) is made up of two interlinked sections – a best management section and an integrated approvals section so that projects can be established and operated to meet sustainability objectives.
Overview of aquaculture and the planning approval process PDF Overview 788KB
LBAS. Detailed information required to develop an aquaculture proposal and for seeking a development consent can be found in the NSW Land Based Sustainable Aquaculture Strategy (LBAS) which promotes the ecological sustainable development (ESD) of the land based aquaculture industry in NSW. The strategy aims to simplify the approvals process for aquaculture giving greater certainty to the community and investors. It also details best practice guidelines for aquaculture based on ESD principles and outlines the regulatory framework for NSW. PDF Strategy 2.7 MB
Australian Freshwater Crayfish List
This is a list and photograph of all Australian freshwater crayfish. Each species lists the state it which it occurs and every species for NSW has a photo to help identification. Link to List