- Aboriginal aquaculture
Darwin Aquaculture Centre is working with Indigenous people to trial sea cucumbers, giant clams and tropical rock oysters.
- Aboriginal fishing
Customary fisheries, Aboriginal coastal licences, Aboriginal Fishing Mentor Program, Indigenous Community Marine Ranger Program, Fishing inspectors.
- Aboriginal fisheries consultative committees
Fisheries consultative committees and Indigenous Protected Area steering committees focus on fisheries management.
Find out how to apply for an aquaculture licence, access industry resources, find out how to set up an aquaponics system in your backyard and read related policies.
- Aquatic pest eradications
Programs for the eradication of black striped mussels, platies, jewel cichlids and mosquito fish.
- Artificial reef and fish aggregating devices
The Northern Territory Government is investing $50 million over five years to improve recreational fishing opportunities.
- Considerations for future investment in Northern Territory fisheries
A Heads of Agreement has been developed and signed by the NT Government, Northern Land Council, NT Seafood Council, Amateur Fishermen’s Association NT and the NT Guided Fishing Industry Association.
- Electrofishing survey
Survey of fish populations in freshwater including Durack Lakes in Palmerston.
- Management arrangements for the Northern Territory offshore net and line fishery
A comprehensive new Management Framework and Associated Harvest Strategy for the Offshore Net and Line Fishery is now in effect.
- NT Recreational Fishing Grants Scheme
The NT Recreational Fishing Grants Scheme offers grant funding to eligible organisations for projects and activities that directly improve recreational fishing experiences and opportunities in the NT.
- Recreational fishing development plan
Key strategic issues facing recreational fishing, strategies and actions to ensure quality of fisheries and recreational fishing.
- Recreational fishing surveys
Northern Territory residents are being invited to participate in the Territory wide 2018-19 recreational fishing survey to help improve the quality of recreational fishing.
- Handling and releasing manta and devil rays
Guidance for fishers on how to safely handle and release manta and devil rays.
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8 December 2022, 9:46 pm