Teat fish

2024 black teatfish fishing season opening

The 2024 black teatfish fishing season opening will be commencing on 29 April 2024


Protected Zone Joint Authority

Responsible for management of commercial and traditional fishing in the Australian area of the Torres Strait Protected Zone (TSPZ) and designated adjacent Torres Strait waters.

Tropical rock lobster
Moontide Hookah Closures – 2023–24 Fishing Season

Torres Strait Tropical Rock Lobster Fishery Moontide Hookah Closures for the 2023–24 Fishing Season

moored boats on Thursday Island
Revised Total Allowable Catch for the 2023–24 fishing season

There has been an increase to the total allowable catch (TAC) of tropical rock lobster (TRL) in the Australian waters of the TRL Fishery

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13 Dec 2023
AFMA services over the holidays

AFMA’s end-of-year office shutdown period is from close of business 22 December 2023 to 1 January 2024 inclusive.

21 Nov 2023
Celebrating cooperation and collaboration on World Fisheries Day
20 Sep 2023
Traditional Inhabitant efforts lead to improved fishery management