Batemans Marine Park anglers urged to be prepared after rules broken

By Stan Gorton
Updated January 13 2016 - 10:41pm, first published 10:26pm
ISLAND FISHING: Anglers are being urged to be familiar with Batemans Marine Park regulations, including not using bait in the Montague Island (Inner) Habitat Protection Zone, which is restricted between November 1 and April 30 due to the seasonal occurrence of grey nurse sharks. File photo

Batemans Marine Park anglers are urged to be prepared and become familiar with their location, the fishing rules in the area, and ensure they hold a valid fishing licence, before wetting a line during the rest of the summer holidays.