Licenses & Services

Fishing Licences
Home to both the Murray and Darling Rivers, the Wentworth Shire is the ideal place to fish. Below is some useful information on fishing licences, Aboriginal fishing, restrictions and bag limits.

Restrictions & Bag Limits

In order to maintain the natural ecosystem in NSW waterways, there are some restrictions as to where, when and what you can fish. Information on recreational fishing can be found in the NSW Freshwater Fishing Guide.

There are some restrictions to where you can fish. For specific details see the Far West Fishing Guide.

Aboriginal Fishing

Fishing has always been an important part of the Aboriginal culture and life on this land. There are specific legislations in place to protect the traditional ways of fishing which can be found here.