queensland boating and fisheries patrol

WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Premium Content WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Covert surveillance busts open black market fisheries syndicate

Drones used to crack down on illegal fishing

Premium Content Drones used to crack down on illegal fishing

Experts say drones are a waste of time and money

Angler lands barra of a lifetime

Premium Content Angler lands barra of a lifetime

Landing a decent fish takes skill and concentration.

'Ghost fishing': Haul of abandoned crabbing gear recovered

'Ghost fishing': Haul of abandoned crabbing gear recovered

Fisheries officers snag nearly 150 bits of derelict, unmarked gear

Hook, line and stinker: Illegal fish stashed in boat's loo

Premium Content Hook, line and stinker: Illegal fish stashed in boat's loo

Recreational fisherman from Glenella cops hefty fine

Fisheries hand out dozens of fines during Bundy blitz

Premium Content Fisheries hand out dozens of fines during Bundy blitz

Jenny and undersize crabs found during patrols

Fishy dealings at sea as black market spreads in region

Fishy dealings at sea as black market spreads in region

Commercial operator says the black market is rife in the region

Fisheries patrol officers to wear body cameras

Fisheries patrol officers to wear body cameras

New technology coming to Bundy soon

Fishermen to cop $500 fine if found with coral reef fin fish

Fishermen to cop $500 fine if found with coral reef fin fish

New moon brings potential for whopping penalties

Fishers risk $120K fines if caught with reef fin fish

Fishers risk $120K fines if caught with reef fin fish

Coral reef fin fish closure starts on Saturday

David's barra one that didn't get away in time

David's barra one that didn't get away in time

Annual barra closure in force

Coral reef fin fish off the menu from Friday

Coral reef fin fish off the menu from Friday

Annual closure to protect species during spawning

Whopper fines issued for spearfishing

Whopper fines issued for spearfishing

Spearfishing in the Noosa River could cost you a $110,00 fine

Recreational fisher fined $4000 for exceeding limit

Recreational fisher fined $4000 for exceeding limit

Number of fish fillets found in unmarked sealed bags in the freezer

Annual sea mullet run is on

Annual sea mullet run is on

Annual sea mullet run is on

Brush up on rules before casting your prawn net

Brush up on rules before casting your prawn net

Recreational fishers reminded that possession limits apply

Angler’s not fine with groper catch penalty

Angler’s not fine with groper catch penalty

Fisher does not agree with fine for catch and release groper

Fishers urged to help protect endangered Mary River Cod

Fishers urged to help protect endangered Mary River Cod

Fish caught regularly have reduced ability to breed and grow

Commercial fisher fined $19,500 for illegal crabs

Commercial fisher fined $19,500 for illegal crabs

Bundaberg man busted with illegal crabs

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