Torres Strait Prawn Management Advisory Commitee (TSPMAC) meeting 15 and stakeholder meeting

A stakeholder meeting and TSPMAC meeting were held in conjunction on Masig Island on 16-17 June 2014. The stakeholder meeting was held to determine the likely level of support from traditional owners for the proposed TSPF profitability and flow of benefits project (AFMA Research Project RR2014-0824). THe outcomes of the stakeholder meeting were discussed at the TSPMAC on 17 June.

Masig Island stakeholder meeting for the TSPF FoB project - Chairs summary


1             Preliminaries

1.1          Chairs opening remarks, opening prayer and traditional owner welcome

1.2          Apologies

1.3          Adoption of agenda

1.4          Declarations of interest          

 2           Meeting Administration

2.1          Actions and/or business arising from previous TSPMAC meetings

 3           Reports

3.1          Industry update – 2014 season to date (verbal update)

3.3          Compliance report - Season update on activities (PDF, 38kb)

3.4          Data report – final 2013 and 2014 season to date catch and effort trends (PDF 344kb) 

 4            Management

4.1           Flow of benefits to Torres Strait communities - outcomes of the stakeholder consultation and where to from here (verbal update)

4.2          QDAFF review of commercial fisheries (PDF, 86kb)

4.3          Investment warning (PDF, 96kb)

 5            Finance

5.1.          Update on combined AFMA and QLD draft budget (PDF, 208kb)

 6            Other business

6.1           Dates and location for next meeting

6.2          Closing remarks and closing prayer


TSPMAC 15 minutes (PDF, 348kb)

TSPMAC 15 minutes (word, 812kb)

 If you require a word version of documents within this page, or other information please contact the Torres Strait Prawn Management Advisory Committee Executive Officer at lisa.cocking [at] or ph: (02) 6225 5451.