Catch data 2016-17 fishing season

Species

Retained (kgs)

Discarded (kgs)

Blue Mackerel

2,013,930

27,357

Jack Mackerel

4,651,814

22,581

Redbait

1,240,554

11,737

Australian Sardine

131,290

11,527

Thresher Shark

0

9,430

Barracouta

0

3,064

Whaler and weasel sharks

0

1,780

Latchet

0

1,204

Short Sunfish

0

1,157

Rubyfish (mixed)

0

990

Silver Warehou

54,051

813

Gould's Squid

0

742

Ocean Jacket

0

505

Toadfishes unspecified

0

477

School Shark

0

386

Redfish

0

316

Giant Manta Ray

0

160

Swordfish

0

150

Australian Bonito

0

144

Porcupine Fish

0

125

Gemfish

0

93

Blue Warehou

0

63

Leatherjackets

0

62

Scad (mixed)

0

57

Frostfish

0

54

Swallowtail

0

50

Hapuku

0

42

Yellowfin Tuna

0

40

Blue Grenadier

0

30

Jackass Morwong

0

29

Silver Trevally

0

22

John Dory

0

18

Southern Ribbonfish

0

14

Moonfish (mixed)

0

12

Reef Ocean Perch

0

12

Oilfish

0

11

Tuna (mixed)

0

11

Mirror Dory

0

9

Octopuses

0

8

Bearded Rock Cod

0

7

Blue-eye Trevalla

0

4

Ling (mixed)

0

4

New Zealand Dory

0

3

Oarfish

0

3

Red Gurnard

0

3

Flatheads

0

2

Silver Dory

0

2

Cardinalfishes

0

1

Knifejaw

0

1

Lanternfishes

0

1

Southern Sawshark

0

1

Thetis Fish

0

1

Cosmopolitan Rubyfish

12,285

0

Australian Anchovy

500

0

Maray

11,030

0

Yellowstripe Scad

100

0

Yellowtail Scad

350

0