Ozfish Projects Map

Click on the map below to find out information on projects, habitat facts, fish facts.

Freshwater Flows


We often hear about the flushing effect winter rains have on our estuaries and river systems, but just what do our seasonal freshwater flows mean for fish?

OzFish on the Peel - Anglers for Habitat

Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia

This project aims to facilitate the removal of rubbish from in stream and adjacent riparian area at Jewry St Weir Peel River Tamworth.

Burrendong Easter Fishing Classic

Lake Burrendong

This iconic annual event raises funds for all kinds of aquatic habitat restoration projects such as....

Tuckean Nature Reserve Options Study

Tuckean Swamp

The Tuckean Swamp is one of the biggest wetlands in New South Wales. Once dubbed ‘Kakadu of the South’

Fish Friendly Farms

Farms Across WA

The project is a continuation of the successful Fish Friendly Farms originally rolled out in NSW. The project is delivered in partnership with South Coast Resource Management, Recfish West and OzFish Unlimited.....

Mole River Tree Planting

Tenterfield, NSW

Sunday 28th March 2017 Ozfish Tenterfield and district hosted a native tree planting at Old Bondonga Homestead on the Mole River helping restore our local fish habitat.

Shellfish Reefs

Oyster Bay, WA

Shellfish Reefs are the most threatened marine habitat in the world......

Woody Debris

Murray River

Recreational fishers fully understand the worth of fishing around felled trees or snags in rivers or standing timber in lakes. But what is it that makes

West Lakes Artificial Reefs

West Lakes Adelaide

Recfish SA, Charles Sturt University, OzFish and a bunch of passionate recreational fishers have partnered up....

Shimano Indigenous Junior Guide Program

Melville Island, Tiwi Islands NT, Australia

OzFish Unlimited is proud to be an active supporter of the Shimano Indigenous Junior Guide Program.

River Repair Bus


OzFish Unlimited contributed funding towards the operation of the River Repair Bus in Dubbo. Thanks to....

Resnagging the Merri River

Platypus Park

OzFish SW Victoria Chapter and BCF Warrnambool have joined forces in rehabilitating fish habitat in the Merri River. 

Wetland Restoration Education Program

Richmond River

Ozfish Richmond River Chapter are doing an outstanding job in educating the next generation on the importance of wetland conservation...

Habitat Restoration Project Onkaparinga

Onkaparinga River, SA

OzFish Onkarapinga Chapter members recently completed stage one of their project to restore their local river. The group deployed an impressive 180

Mulloway Fact Sheet SA

South Australia

Mulloway are a prized fish amongst recreational fishers in SA

Maguires Creek Riparian Planting


March 29, 2017 - OzFish participated in a big planting yesterday on Maguires Creek, a site just west of Alstonville. Richmond Landcare along with Bob Smith were the co-convenors of this planting and involved students from Alstonville Schools....

Mangrove Jack Fact Sheet


Mangrove Jack are a favourite with fishers, capable of lightning-fast strikes and strong runs for cover

Fixing Fish Habitat Fact Sheet


Loss of preferred habitat and the inability to access habitats is having an impact on fish populations

Super Oysters Ballina

Richmond River, Ballina

Last September Ozfish Richmond River Chapter partnered with local business Richmond Oysters and the DPI to trial selectively bred Sydney Rock Oysters....

When they're on the nest give em a rest

Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia

IWRA our OzFish Inland Waterways Chapter successfully launched the "When they're on the nest give em a rest" campaign in

Fish Habitat Loss


Having a variety of healthy habitats available for fish to utilize is one of the most important and often overlooked parts of....

QLD Wet Tropics Habitat Fact Sheet

Tropical QLD

Having a variety of healthy habitats available for fish to utilise is one of the most important and often overlooked parts of healthy fisheries.

Restoring Shellfish Reefs in Pumicestone Passage

Pumicestone Passage QLD

Following 8 years of research and development and after approvals from the Queensland Government, three types of shellfish reef were installed in

Butlers Creek Project

Kings Billabong Wildlife Reserve

Butlers Creek is located in Kings Billabong Wildlife Reserve. A small creek that runs off the Murray River and connects Ducksfoot

Reviving a Maroochy Oyster Lease

Maroochy River, Queensland, Australia

Bunya Bunya people are reviving a Maroochy River oyster lease..

Black Bream

Swan River, WA

Black bream are the most targeted fish in WA. They range from...

Barramundi Fact Sheet

Tropical QLD

Barramundi are an iconic fish, loved by recreational fishers and a favourite for dinner

Merri River Tree Planting

Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia

April 20, 2017.  A group of 20 enthusiastic Ozfish members planted an impressive 500 trees on the banks of the Merri River....

Fish Habitat Loss South Australia

Murray River

Approximately 70% of native vegetation cover has been removed from agricultural areas in SA

Fish Habitat in SEQ

South East Queensland

Any recreational fisher knows that fishing is all about the experience – relaxing with friends

Chikiba Creek Planting

Chikiba Creek

9th August 2016. WetlandCare Australia and OzFish Richmond River Chapter members had a successful riparian planting day on the banks of Chikiba Creek, Ballina NSW....