Northern Prawn Fishery (NPF)

The Northern Prawn Fishery is located off Australia’s northern coast, and extends from the low water mark to the outer edge of the Australian Fishing Zone (AFZ) in the area between Cape York in Queensland and Cape Londonderry in Western Australia.

NPF at a glance
Facts and figures about the Northern Prawn Fishery including target species, number of boats and fishing methods

NPF map
Map of the Northern Prawn Fishery

NPF notices and announcements
Notices and announcements for the Northern Prawn Fishery

NPF management
Details on fisheries management in the Northern Prawn Fishery as well as information on the Northern Prawn Fishery Management Advisory Committee (NORMAC)

NPF publications
Index to Northern Prawn Fishery publications including Management Plan, Bycatch Action Plan and Strategic Plans, data summaries, Ecological Risk Assessments, surveys and other reports

Contact

Brodie Macdonald
A/g Manager
Northern Prawn Fishery
Telephone: (02) 6225 5368
Email: brodie.macdonald@afma.gov.au