How to catch

This section provides some basic descriptions of, and tips on how to catch, some of WA’s most iconic recreational species. For information on the regulations for these species, which are subject to change, see the Fishing Regulations in WA section.

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Australian Herring
Baldchin Groper
Bar-tailed Flathead
Barramundi
Black Bream
Blue Swimmer Crabs
Cobia
Coral Trout
Dhufish
Giant Herring
Giant Trevally
Golden Trevally
King George Whiting
Marron
Mulloway
Pink Snapper
Queenfish
Salmon
Samson Fish
Spanish Mackerel
Squid
Tailor
Western Rock Lobster