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This instrument establishes closures in the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery and the Small Pelagic Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture
Registered 20 Apr 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-May-2016
Tabled Senate02-May-2016
To be repealed 01 May 2021
Repealed by Self Repealing

 

DIRECTION NOT TO ENGAGE IN FISHING

 

Fisheries Management Act 1991

Subsection 41A(2)

 

SOUTHERN AND EASTERN SCALEFISH AND SHARK FISHERY AND SMALL PELAGIC FISHERY (Closures) DIRECTION 2016

 

 

I, JAMES FINDLAY, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, as delegate under delegation No. 6 of 2013 made on 16th September 2013 from the Commission, make the following Direction under subsection 41A(2) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991.

 

 

 

 

Dated:   14      April 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Findlay

Chief Executive Officer

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

 

 

Citation

 

1.             This Direction may be cited as the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery and Small Pelagic Fishery (Closures) Direction 2016.

 

Commencement

 

2.             This Direction commences on 1 May 2016.

 

Cessation

 

3.             This Direction is repealed on 1 May 2021 unless earlier revoked.

 

Interpretation

 

4.            Terms used in this Direction that are defined for the purposes of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003 or the Small Pelagic Fishery Management Plan 2009 have the same meanings in this Direction as they have in the Plans.

 

Adjacent Area Boundary means the offshore State and Northern Territory boundaries established under Schedule 2 of the Petroleum and Submerged Lands Act 1967 as amended.


Automatic baiting equipment means any mechanical operation that automatically positions bait on the hooks without the need for each hook/snood to be individually clipped onto the mainline directly by hand during the setting of the gear.

 

Hydraulic hand reel droplining means a method of individual droplines which stay attached to the boat, with a maximum soak time of 90 minutes and no more than 25 hooks per individual line.

 

All geographic coordinates contained within the schedules attached to this document are in terms of the Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994 (GDA94).

 

Unless otherwise stated, the lines between coordinates are geodesics.

 

Notes:             1.    Terms  defined  in  the  Fisheries  Management Act  1991  have  the  same meanings in this Direction.

 

To whom this Direction applies

 

5.             This Direction applies to the holder of a fishing concession:

(a)        in the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery and to a person acting on behalf of the holder; and

(b)        in the Small Pelagic Fishery and to a person acting on behalf of the holder.

 

Direction not to engage in fishing 6.

 

(a)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using gillnet methods in the area described in Schedule 1.

(b)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using demersal otter trawl methods in the area described in Schedule 2.

(c)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in the area described in Schedule 3.

(d)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using trawl methods in the area described in Schedule 4.

(e)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using gillnet methods in the area described in Schedule 5.

(f)                  Fishing is not to be engaged in the areas described in Schedule 6 and Schedule 7.

(g)                 If a concession holder takes more than three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni), three Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) or three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) and Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) combined in Schedule 8 under a fishing concession in a season, the holder must not engage in fishing in the area described in Schedule 8 under that fishing concession for a period of 12 months commencing from the date the concession holder caught the third Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani). If the concession holder takes a species of Dogfish that cannot be identified by AFMA, for the purposes of this condition it will be deemed to be a Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani).


(h)                 If a concession holder takes more than three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni), three Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) or three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) and Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) combined in Schedule 9 under a fishing concession in a season, the holder must not engage in fishing in the area described in Schedule 9 under that fishing concession for a period of 12 months commencing from the date the concession holder caught the third Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani). If the concession holder takes a species of Dogfish that cannot be identified by AFMA, for the purposes of this condition it will be deemed to be a Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani).

(i)                  Fishing is not to be engaged in using hook or trawl methods in the area described in Schedule 10.

(j)                  Fishing is not to be engaged in the areas described in Schedule 11 and Schedule 12.

(k)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using trawl methods in the areas described in Schedule 13.

(l)                  Fishing is not to be engaged in using demersal otter trawl methods in the areas described in Schedule 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18.

(m)               Fishing is not to be engaged in using trawl methods in the areas described in Schedule 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 and 29.

(n)                 If a concession holder takes more than three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni), three Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) or three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) and Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) combined in Schedule 29 under a fishing concession in a season, the holder must not engage in fishing in the area described in Schedule 29 under that fishing concession for a period of 12 months commencing from the date the concession holder caught the third Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani). If the concession holder takes a species of Dogfish that cannot be identified by AFMA, for the purposes of this condition it will be deemed to be a Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani).

(o)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in the area described in Schedule 30 unless the method used is the hydraulic hand reel droplining method.

(p)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in the area described in Schedule 31 and Schedule 32.

(q)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using trawl methods in the area described in Schedule 33.

(r)                  If a concession holder takes more than three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni), three Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) or three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) and Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani) combined in Schedule 33 under a fishing concession in a season, the holder must not engage in fishing in the area described in Schedule 33 under that fishing concession for a period of 12 months commencing from the date the concession holder caught the third Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani). If the concession holder takes a species of Dogfish that cannot be identified by AFMA, for the purposes of this condition it will be deemed to be a Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni) or Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani).

(s)                 Fishing is not to be engaged in using gillnet methods in the area described in Schedules 35 and 36.

(t)                  Fishing is not to be engaged in using automatic baiting equipment if fishing under the authority of a scalefish hook boat statutory fishing right in the area described in Schedule 37.

 

 

 

 

 

Exemption to the prohibitions – Small Pelagic Fishery concession holders

 

7.    (a)   Clauses 6(d), 6(i), 6(j), 6(k), 6(m), 6(o), 6(p) and 6(q) do not apply to holders fishing under a concession granted in accordance with the Small Pelagic Fishery Management Plan 2009 using the mid-water trawl method.

 

(b)   Clause 6 does not apply to fishing by the purse seine method.

 

(c)   If the holder of a Small Pelagic Fishery concession takes more than three Harrisson’s Dogfish (C. harrissoni), Southern Dogfish (C. zeehaani), Endeavour dogfish (C.harrissoni) or Greeneye Spurdog dogfish (S. chloroculus combined in a fishing season in the areas specified in Schedules 10, 11, 12, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 and/or 33 while fishing under the authority of a concession granted in accordance with the Small Pelagic Fishery Management Plan 2009, the holder must notify AFMA and not engage in fishing in the area described in the relevant Schedule under that fishing concession until further notified by AFMA in writing. 

 

(d)   If the holder of a Small Pelagic Fishery concession finds any evidence of benthic impacts while fishing under the authority of a concession granted in accordance with the Small Pelagic Fishery Management Plan 2009 in the area specified in Schedule 4 the holder must notify AFMA and not engage in fishing in the area described in the relevant Schedule under that fishing concession until further notified by AFMA in writing.

 

 

Exemption to the prohibitions Orange Roughy

 

8.    Despite clause 6(k), fishing using trawl methods is permitted within the areas described in Schedule 34.

 

Exemption to the prohibitions Hydraulic Hand Reel Droplining

 

9.    Clauses 6(g), 6(h), 6(n) and 6(r) do not apply to fishing by the hydraulic hand reel droplining method.

 

 

Revocation of previous Directions

 

10.    (a) This Direction revokes the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 1 2015 with effect from the commencement of this Direction.

 

(b)         This Direction revokes the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 5 2013 with effect from the commencement of this Direction.


SCHEDULE 1

 

Murat Bay

 

The area of the Murat Bay is that part of the AFZ and part of the coastal waters of the State of South Australia contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the southern coastline of South Australia at mean low water and the meridian of longitude 133° 50.83’ east, in the vicinity of Point Brown and running progressively;

 

b)      north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 32° 28.33’ south, longitude 133° 37.83’ east, near the southernmost point of the Franklin Island group at mean low water;

 

c)      then north westerly along the geodesic to the intersection of the southern coastline of South Australia at mean low water and the meridian of longitude 133° 07.60’ east, in the vicinity of Point Bell;

 

d)      then generally easterly and southerly along that mean low water line to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 2

 

Bass Strait Trawl Closure

 

The area of the Bass Strait Trawl Closure is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)       commencing at the point of latitude 39˚ 00.00’ south, longitude 143˚ 55.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       east along the parallel of latitude 39˚ 00.00’south to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 144˚ 50.00’ east;

 

c)       then south along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 39˚ 30.00’ south;

 

d)       then east along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 146˚ 34.00’ east;

 

e)       then south along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 39˚ 36.00’ south;

 

f)        then east along that parallel to the intersection with meridian of longitude 147˚ 28.00’ east;

 

g)       then north along that meridian to the intersection with parallel 39˚ 22.00’ south;

 

h)       then generally north westerly to the point of latitude 39˚ 06.00’ south, longitude 147˚ 06.00’ east;

 

i)        then north easterly to the point of latitude 38˚ 40.00’ south, longitude 147˚ 50.00’ east;

 

j)        then south south easterly to the point of latitude 39˚ 25.05’ south, longitude 148˚ 32.36’ east;

 

k)       then south south easterly to the point of latitude 3 45.001’ south, longitude 148˚ 34.30’ east;

 

l)        then south easterly to the point of latitude 40˚ 02.10’ south, longitude 148˚ 36.40’ east;

 

m)     then south easterly to the point of latitude 40˚ 24.10’ south, longitude 148˚ 48.60’ east;


n)       then south westerly to the point of latitude 40˚ 27.917’ south, longitude 14 35.20’ east;

 

o)       then south along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 40˚ 51.017’ south;

 

p)       then west along that parallel to its intersection with the outer limit of the coastal waters of Tasmania, close to longitude 148˚ 19.573’ east;

 

q)       then initially northerly but generally westerly along the outer limit of the coastal waters of Tasmania (along the northern coast of Tasmania) to the intersection of that outer limit with the meridian of longitude 144˚ 40.00’ east, close to latitude 40˚ 19.283’ south;

 

r)        then generally westerly along the geodesic, diverting northerly but generally westerly from this geodesic, around the outer limit of the coastal waters of Tasmania, surrounding Reid Rocks, before re-joining the geodesic and continuing to the intersection of the outer limit of the coastal waters of Tasmania (in the vicinity of the southern tip of King Island, Tasmania), with the meridian of longitude 143˚ 56.00’ east, close to latitude 40˚ 12.888’ south;

 

s)       then initially easterly but generally northerly along the outer limit of the coastal waters of Tasmania (adjacent to King Island, Tasmania) to the intersection of these coastal waters with the meridian of longitude 143˚ 55.00’ east;

 

t)        then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

 

SCHEDULE 3

 

Head of the Great Australian Bight

 

The area of the Head of the Great Australian Bight is that part of the AFZ and coastal waters of the State of South Australia contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the southern coastline of the mainland of Australia at mean low water with the meridian of longitude 129° 00.135’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      south along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 31° 44.268’ south;

 

c)      then east along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 129° 05.868' east;


d)      then north along that meridian to its intersection with a line every point of which is two nautical miles seaward of the mean low water line of the southern coast of the mainland of Australia, near latitude 3 42.218' south;

 

e)      then generally easterly, north easterly and then south easterly along that two nautical mile line to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 132° 42.888' east;

 

f)       then north along that meridian to its intersection with the mean low water line of the southern coast of the mainland of Australia, in the vicinity of Eyre Bluff, South Australia;

 

g)      then generally westerly along that mean low water line to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 4

 

East Coast Deepwater Trawl Sector Exclusion Zone

 

The area of the East Coast Deepwater Trawl Sector Exclusion Zone is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 24° 29.90’ south, longitude 155° 30.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      south along the meridian of longitude 155° 30.00 east to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 27° south;

 

c)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 30° south, longitude 157° east;

 

d)      then south along the meridian of longitude 157° east to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 33° 34.90’ south;

 

e)      then west along that parallel of latitude to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 153° 16.966’ east;

 

f)       then north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 29° 59.90’ south, longitude 154° 40.067’ east;

 

g)      then north along that meridian of longitude to latitude 24° 29.90’ south;

 

h)      then east along that parallel of latitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 5

 

South Australian Gillnet Closure Backstairs Passage

 

The area of the South Australian Gillnet Closure Backstairs Passage is that part of the AFZ and the coastal waters of the State of South Australia contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the southern coast line of mainland Australia at mean low water with the meridian of longitude 137° 40.649’ east in the vicinity of Troubridge Point, South Australia and running progressively;

 

b)      south easterly along the geodesic to the intersection of the southern coast line of mainland Australia at mean low water with the parallel of latitude 35° 36.231’ south in the vicinity of Cape Jervis;

 

c)      then initially southerly but generally easterly along the mean low water line of the coast to the intersection of this line with the meridian of longitude 138° 31.336’ east in the vicinity of Newland Head;


d)      then south westerly along the geodesic to the intersection of the coastline of Kangaroo Island, South Australia at mean low water with the meridian of longitude 138° 08.082’ east in the vicinity of Cape Willoughby ;

 

e)      then generally north westerly along the mean low water line of that coast to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 137° 37.922’ east in the vicinity of Point Marsden, South Australia;

 

f)       then northerly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 6

 

South Australian Shark Closure Kangaroo Island

 

The area of the South Australian Shark Closure Kangaroo Island is that part of the AFZ and coastal waters of the State of South Australia contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the coastline of Kangaroo Island, South Australia at mean low water with the parallel of latitude of 35° 50.494’ south, in the vicinity of Cape Willoughby and running progressively;

 

b)      generally south westerly along the mean low water line of the southern coastline of Kangaroo Island to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 136° 42.310’ east in the vicinity of Cape du Couedic;

 

c)      then south along that meridian to its intersection with a line every point of which is one nautical mile seaward of the mean low water line of the southern coastline of Kangaroo Island;

 

d)      then generally north easterly along that one nautical mile line to its intersection with the parallel of latitude of 35° 50.494’ south;

 

e)      then west along the parallel of latitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 7

 

South Australian Shark Closure Victor Harbor to the Victorian Border

 

The area of the South Australian Shark Hook and Shark Gillnet closure Victor Harbour is that part of the AFZ and the coastal waters of the State of South Australia contained within and bounded by a line commencing:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the southern coastline of mainland Australia at the mean low water with the meridian of longitude passing though the southernmost point on the boundary between Victoria and South Australia and running progressively;

 

b)      south along that meridian of longitude to its intersection with the outer limit of Coastal Waters;

 

c)      then generally north westerly along that outer limit of Coastal Waters to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 138° 38.350’ east;

 

d)      then north along that meridian to the point of intersection with the mainland at the mean low water line, in the vicinity of Victor Harbor;

 

then generally south easterly along the mean low water line of the coastline of South Australia to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 8

 

Freycinet Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure


The area of the Freycinet Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      Commencing at the point of latitude 41° 45.66' south, longitude 148° 34.38' east and running progressively:

 

b)      easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 41° 44.94' south and longitude 148° 40.14' east;

 

c)      then generally southerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 4 6.36' south, longitude 148° 39.36' east;

 

d)      then  generally  westerlalong  the  geodesic  to  the  point  of  latitude  42°  6.30' south, longitude 148° 36.30' east;

 

e)      then generally northerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 41° 59.76' south, longitude 148° 35.70' east;

 

f)       then generally north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 41° 58.98' south, longitude 148° 37.14' east;

 

g)      then generally north westerly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

 

SCHEDULE 9

 

Murray Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closures Murray Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure - West

The area of the Murray Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure West is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 36° 31.95' south, longitude 136° 48.10' east;


b)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 36° 40.20' south, longitude 137° 10.20' east;

 

c)      then south along the geodesic to the point of latitude 36° 54.333' south, longitude 137° 10.20' east;

 

d)      then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 36° 44.00' south, longitude 136° 42.00' east;

 

e)      then north easterly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

Murray Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure - East

 

The area of the Murray Commonwealth Marine Reserve Closure - East is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 37° 0.42' south, longitude 137° 44.88' east;

 

b)      then easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 37° 3.30' south, longitude 137° 58.56' east;

 

c)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 37° 5.04' south, longitude 138° 2.52' east;

 

d)      then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 37° 7.50' south, longitude 138° 0.36' east;

 

e)      then westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 37° 6.72' south, longitude 137° 47.52' east;

 

f)       then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 37° 4.56' south, longitude 137° 41.16' east;

 

g)      then north easterly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 10

 

Commonwealth Gulper Shark Closure Southern Dogfish

 

The area of the Commonwealth Gulper Shark Closure - Southern Dogfish is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line commencing at the point of latitude 35º 21.433’ south, longitude 134º 45.00’ east, (Point 1).

 

Then south along the meridian of longitude 134º 45.00’ east, to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 35º 29.133’ south, (Point 2). Then generally north westerly along the geodesics sequentially connecting the following points:

 

3

35º 28.90’ south

134º 44.70’ east

4

35º 28.50’ south

134º 43.80’ east

5

35º 28.033’ south

134º 43.217’ east

6

35º 27.65’ south

134º 42.00’ east

7

35º 26.667’ south

134º 41.417’ east

8

35º 26.383’ south

134º 41.10’ east

9

35º 26.00’ south

134º 40.033’ east

10

35º 25.40’ south

134º 39.30’ east

11

35º 24.867’ south

134º 37.85’ east


 

12

35º 23.967’ south

134º 36.95’ east

13

35º 23.283’ south

134º 35.70’ east

14

35º 22.617’ south

134º 35.05’ east

15

35º 22.067’ south

134º 33.90’ east

16

35º 21.033’ south

134º 33.33’ east

17

35º 20.65’ south

134º 33.00’ east

18

35º 20.367’ south

134º 32.35’ east

19

35º 19.817’ south

134º 31.517’ east

20

35º 19.50’ south

134º 30.283’ east

21

35º 19.217’ south

134º 30.067’ east

22

35º 18.35’ south

134º 29.75’ east

23

35º 17.667’ south

134º 29.033’ east

24

35º 17.367’ south

134º 28.20’ east

25

35º 16.783’ south

134º 25.80’ east

26

35º 15.867’ south

134º 25.283’ east

27

35º 15.55’ south

134º 24.90’ east

28

35º 15.033’ south

134º 22.20’ east

29

35º 14.783’ south

134º 21.783’ east

30

35º 14.233’ south

134º 21.183’ east

31

35º 13.883’ south

134º 20.583’ east

32

35º 13.25’ south

134º 18.117’ east

33

35º 12.517’ south

134º 16.80’ east

34

35º 11.70’ south

134º 13.85’ east

35

35º 11.383’ south

134º 13.417’ east

36

35º 10.467’ south

134º 12.917’ east

37

35º 10.017’ south

134º 12.533’ east

38

35º 09.133’ south

134º 11.117’ east

39

35º 08.883’ south

134º 10.20’ east

40

35º 08.683’ south

134º 07.80’ east

41

35º 08.017’ south

134º 06.633’ east

42

35º 07.483’ south

134º 05.40’ east

43

35º 07.067’ south

134º 03.933’ east

44

35º 06.55’ south

134º 02.70’ east

45

35º 06.30’ south

134º 01.80’ east

46

35º 06.10’ south

134º 00.60’ east

47

35º 05.667’ south

133º 56.10’ east


 

48

35º 05.30’ south

133º 53.40’ east

49

35º 04.633’ south

133º 51.90’ east

50

35º 03.75’ south

133º 50.70’ east

51

35º 03.35’ south

133º 49.483’ east

52

35º 02.55’ south

133º 48.00’ east

53

35º 01.95’ south

133º 45.00’ east

 

Then north along the meridian of longitude 13 45.00’ east, to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 34º 54.283’ south, (Point 54). Then generally south easterly along the geodesics sequentially connecting the following points:

 

55

34º 54.30’ south

133º 45.617’ east

56

34º 54.433’ south

133º 46.20’ east

57

34º 55.433’ south

133º 47.10’ east

58

34º 55.283’ south

133º 48.00’ east

59

34º 55.817’ south

133º 48.90’ east

60

34º 55.483’ south

133º 49.80’ east

61

34º 55.567’ south

133º 50.417’ east

62

34º 56.217’ south

133º 51.45’ east

63

34º 57.133’ south

133º 54.30’ east

64

34º 58.067’ south

133º 55.20’ east

65

34º 57.933’ south

133º 56.10’ east

66

34º 58.067’ south

133º 56.417’ east

67

34º 59.05’ south

133º 57.00’ east

68

34º 59.10’ south

133º 57.25’ east

69

34º 58.933’ south

133º 57.90’ east

70

34º 58.983’ south

133º 58.217’ east

71

34º 59.533’ south

133º 59.40’ east

72

35º 00.267’ south

134º 02.10’ east

73

35º 00.267’ south

134º 02.70’ east

74

35º 00.017’ south

134º 03.60’ east

75

35º 00.017’ south

134º 04.20’ east

76

35º 00.35’ south

134º 04.70’ east

77

35º 00.85’ south

134º 05.10’ east

78

35º 01.067’ south

134º 06.00’ east

79

35º 01.667’ south

134º 06.90’ east

80

35º 01.90’ south

134º 07.80’ east


 

81

35º 02.367’ south

134º 08.70’ east

82

35º 02.333’ south

134º 09.30’ east

83

35º 02.517’ south

134º 10.233’ east

84

35º 02.60’ south

134º 10.50’ east

85

35º 03.133’ south

134º 11.10’ east

86

35º 03.233’ south

134º 11.40’ east

87

35º 02.733’ south

134º 12.30’ east

88

35º 03.283’ south

134º 13.067’ east

89

35º 03.40’ south

134º 14.10’ east

90

35º 03.60’ south

134º 14.40’ east

91

35º 04.30’ south

134º 15.00’ east

92

35º 04.717’ south

134º 15.90’ east

93

35º 04.95’ south

134º 16.167’ east

94

35º 05.367’ south

134º 16.467’ east

95

35º 06.117 south

134º 16.80’ east

96

35º 06.217’ south

134º 17.033’ east

97

35º 06.10’ south

134º 17.70’ east

98

35º 06.367’ south

134º 18.60’ east

99

35º 06.483’ south

134º 19.50’ east

100

35º 07.00’ south

134º 20.40’ east

101

35º 07.85’ south

134º 21.30’ east

102

35º 08.05’ south

134º 22.20’ east

103

35º 08.70’ south

134º 23.10’ east

104

35º 08.833’ south

134º 24.00’ east

105

35º 09.00’ south

134º 24.283’ east

106

35º 09.25’ south

134º 24.517’ east

107

35º 10.183’ south

134º 24.90’ east

108

35º 09.917’ south

134º 25.80’ east

109

35º 10.467’ south

134º 26.983’ east

110

35º 10.367’ south

134º 28.233’ east

111

35º 10.467’ south

134º 28.50’ east

112

35º 10.767’ south

134º 28.833’ east

113

35º 11.483’ south

134º 29.40’ east

114

35º 11.60’ south

134º 29.667’ east

115

35º 11.633’ south

134º 30.30’ east

116

35º 12.067’ south

134º 31.20’ east


 

117

35º 12.05’ south

134º 31.817’ east

118

35º 12.15’ south

134º 32.20’ east

119

35º 12.567’ south

134º 32.633’ east

120

35º 13.50’ south

134º 33.217’ east

121

35º 13.90’ south

134º 33.90’ east

122

35º 14.833’ south

134º 34.967’ east

123

35º 15.20’ south

134º 36.017’ east

124

35º 15.60’ south

134º 36.60’ east

125

35º 15.883’ south

134º 36.933’ east

126

35º 16.533’ south

134º 37.267’ east

127

35º 16.767’ south

134º 37.50’ east

128

35º 17.217’ south

134º 38.683’ east

129

35º 17.983’ south

134º 39.30’ east

130

35º 18.567’ south

134º 40.283’ east

131

35º 19.417’ south

134º 41.333’ east

132

35º 19.683’ south

134º 42.00’ east

133

35º 20.35’ south

134º 43.033’ east

134

35º 20.80’ south

134º 44.117’ east

 

Then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 11

 

Gulper Shark Closure Endeavour Dogfish

 

The area of the Gulper Shark Closure Endeavour Dogfish is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line commencing at the point of latitude 33º 34.81' south, longitude 151º 53.84' east, (Point 1); Then generally south westerly along the geodesic sequentially connecting the following points:

 

2

33° 40.56' south

151° 49.71' east

3

33° 47.69' south

151° 43.40' east

4

33° 52.27' south

151° 39.78' east

5

33° 57.46' south

151° 35.81' east

6

34° 04.08' south

151° 31.16' east

7

34° 10.98' south

151° 26.24' east

8

34° 15.31' south

151° 22.95' east

 

then generally south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 21.99’ south, longitude 151˚ 31.48’ east (point 9); Then generally north easterlalong the geodesics sequentially connecting the following points:


 

10

34° 17.88' south

151° 34.90' east

11

34° 13.58' south

151° 36.66' east

12

34° 1.55' south

151° 46.41' east

13

33° 56.03' south

151° 51.93' east

14

33° 50.38' south

151° 55.90' east

15

33° 43.76' south

152° 00.71' east

16

33° 39.53' south

152° 01.54'east

17

33° 34.78' south

152° 06.78' east

 

Then westerly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 12

 

Gulper Shark Closure Harrisson’s Dogfish

 

The area of the Gulper Shark Closure Harrisons Dogfish is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      Commencing at the point of latitude 40° 23.00’ south and the meridian of longitude 148° 52.00’ east and running progressively:

 

b)      north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 40° 21.25’ south  and longitude 148° 58.80’ east;

 

c)      then generally south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 40° 47.25’ south, longitude148° 51.55’ east;

 

d)      then generally westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 40° 49.00’ south, longitude 148° 44.00’ east;

 

e)      then generally northerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 40° 35.00’ south, longitude 148° 47.50’ east;

 

f)       Then generally north along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 13

 

South East Trawl Deep Water Closure

 

The area of the South East Trawl Deep Water Closure is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line commencing at the point of latitude  33º 34.90’ south, longitude 152º 17.35’ east, (Point 123).

 

Then east along the parallel of latitude 33º 34.90’ south, to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 156º 10.067 east.

 

Then south along that meridian to its intersection with the outer limit of the AFZ, close to the point of latitude 33º 52.067' south, longitude 156º 10.067' east.

 

Then, generally southerly and westerly, along the outer limit of the AFZ to its intersection, south of Australia, with the meridian of longitude 138º 08.083’ east.

 

Then, north along this meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 37º 08.783’ south, (Point 1).


Then  generally easterly and  northerly along the  geodesics  sequentially connecting the following points.

 

 

2

 

37º 11.633' south

 

138º 24.817' east

 

3

 

37º 14.617' south

 

138º 35.583' east

 

4

 

37º 16.55' south

 

138º 53.10' east

 

5

 

37º 17.617' south

 

138º 53.267' east

 

6

 

37º 19.417' south

 

138º 54.467' east

 

7

 

37º 23.433' south

 

139º 01.60' east

 

8

 

37º 33.133' south

 

139º 04.517' east

 

9

 

37º 35.15' south

 

139º 06.55' east

 

10

 

37º 37.75' south

 

139º 12.90' east

 

11

 

37º 37.317' south

 

139º 25.20' east

 

12

 

37º 39.583' south

 

139º 30.00' east

 

13

 

38º 03.717' south

 

139º 30.00' east

 

14

 

39º 18.00' south

 

142º 01.033' east

 

15

 

38º 58.933' south

 

142º 15.95' east

 

16

 

39º 13.533' south

 

142º 39.017' east

 

17

 

39º 16.733' south

 

142º 40.517' east

 

18

 

39º 21.367' south

 

142º 44.75' east

 

19

 

39º 25.083' south

 

142º 49.283' east

 

20

 

39º 29.217' south

 

142º 52.15' east

 

21

 

39º 32.033' south

 

142º 54.80' east

 

22

 

39º 36.20' south

 

142º 58.217' east

 

23

 

39º 40.517' south

 

143º 01.35' east

 

24

 

39º 47.533' south

 

143º 07.30' east

 

25

 

39º 58.378' south

 

143º 10.722' east

 

26

 

40º 01.633' south

 

143º 00.907' east

 

27

 

40º 54.00' south

 

143º 30.00'east

 

28

 

40º 54.00'south

 

143º 42.067' east

 

29

 

41º 05.033' south

 

143º 52.483' east

 

30

 

41º 10.267' south

 

143º 58.267' east

 

31

 

41º 14.633' south

 

144º 02.50' east

 

32

 

41º 16.717' south

 

144º 05.483' east

 

33

 

41º 21.85'south

 

144º 12.85' east

 

34

 

41º 24.517'south

 

144º 17.117' east

 

35

 

41º 25.633' south

 

144º 18.233' east


 

 

36

 

41º 30.217' south

 

144º 20.933' east

 

37

 

41º 30.217' south

 

144º 02.50' east

 

38

 

42º 09.783' south

 

144º 28.983' east

 

39

 

42º 09.783' south

 

144º 41.35' east

 

40

 

42º 23.867' south

 

144º 46.833' east

 

41

 

42º 23.867' south

 

144º 29.35' east

 

42

 

43º 24.00' south

 

145º 05.083' east

 

43

 

43º 24.917' south

 

145º 05.083' east

 

44

 

43º 24.917' south

 

145º 15.083' east

 

45

 

43º 34.917' south

 

145º 15.083' east

 

46

 

43º 34.917' south

 

145º 20.083' east

 

47

 

43º 44.917' south

 

145º 20.083' east

 

48

 

43º 44.917' south

 

145º 52.683' east

 

49

 

43º 53.15' south

 

145º 58.467' east

 

50

 

44º 00.083' south

 

146º 06.583' east

 

51

 

44º 04.542' south

 

146º 19.921' east

 

52

 

44º 17.780' south

 

146º 10.542' east

 

53

 

44º 24.20' south

 

146º 53.867' east

 

54

 

44º 09.683' south

 

146º 55.167' east

 

55

 

44º 10.367' south

 

147º 04.267' east

 

56

 

44º 08.30' south

 

147º 12.383' east

 

57

 

44º 05.117' south

 

147º 19.717' east

 

58

 

44º 03.567' south

 

147º 31.30' east

 

59

 

43º 57.383' south

 

147º 42.517' east

 

60

 

43º 56.153' south

 

147º 45.25' east

 

61

 

44º 03.998' south

 

147º 58.157' east

 

62

 

42º 21.303' south

 

148º 52.358' east

 

63

 

42º 15.869' south

 

148º 35.685' east

 

64

 

42º 13.25' south

 

148º 36.483' east

 

65

 

42º 10.767' south

 

148º 37.633'east

 

66

 

42º 03.15' south

 

148º 39.067' east

 

67

 

41º 52.45' south

 

148º 37.933' east

 

68

 

41º 44.783' south

 

148º 36.417' east

 

69

 

41º 41.917' south

 

148º 37.433' east

 

70

 

41º 37.00' south

 

148º 38.50' east

 

71

 

41º 36.30' south

 

148º 39.00' east


 

 

72

 

41º 35.00 south

 

148º 39.15' east

 

73

 

41º 35.00’ south

 

148º 49.00’ east

 

74

 

41º 11.00’ south

 

148º 49.00’ east

 

75

 

41º 11.00’ south

 

148º 41.73’ east

 

76

 

41º 11.45' south

 

148º 41.783' east

 

77

 

41º 07.817' south

 

148º 41.35' east

 

78

 

41º 04.017' south

 

148º 42.867' east

 

79

 

41º 05.117' south

 

148º 55.067' east

 

80

 

40º 46.05' south

 

148º 58.417' east

 

81

 

40º 47.898' south

 

148º 48.752' east

 

82

 

40º 18.00' south

 

148º 56.00' east

 

83

 

40º 08.00' south

 

148º 56.00' east

 

84

 

39º 46.00' south

 

148º 53.00' east

 

85

 

39º 34.00' south

 

148º 52.00' east

 

86

 

39º 29.00' south

 

148º 49.00' east

 

87

 

39º 25.033' south

 

148º 48.117' east

 

88

 

39º 25.033' south

 

149º 08.733' east

 

89

 

39º 06.05' south

 

149º 11.283' east

 

90

 

38º 51.55' south

 

148º 43.117' east

 

91

 

38º 53.483' south

 

148º 36.25' east

 

92

 

38º 49.00' south

 

148º 34.00' east

 

93

 

38º 43.00' south

 

148º 36.00' east

 

94

 

38º 33.00' south

 

148º 35.00' east

 

95

 

38º 25.033' south

 

148º 41.017' east

 

96

 

38º 28.933' south

 

149º 15.55' east

 

97

 

38º 18.733' south

 

149º 24.117' east

 

98

 

38º 17.45' south

 

149º 33.783' east

 

99

 

38º 30.00' south

 

149º 51.00' east

 

100

 

38º 06.108' south

150º 05.346' east

 

101

 

37º 46.00' south

150º 15.00'east

 

102

 

37º 38.00' south

150º 19.00' east

 

103

 

37º 31.00' south

150°19.833’ east

 

104

 

37º 11.00' south

150°24.00’ east

 

105

 

36º 56.00' south

150°20.833’ east

 

106

 

36º 51.00' south

150°21.833’ east

 

107

 

36º 29.00' south

150°22.00’ east


 

 

108

 

36º 16.00' south

150°23.00’ east

 

109

 

36º 00.633' south

 

150º 29.383' east

 

110

 

36º 00.633' south

 

150º 41.333' east

 

111

 

35º 15.40'south

 

151º 10.133' east

 

112

 

35º 11.367' south

 

151º 01.433' east

 

113

 

35º 03.217' south

 

151º 07.333' east

 

114

 

34º 26.60'south

 

151º 23.35' east

 

115

 

34º 21.617' south

 

151º 27.617' east

 

116

 

34º 26.533' south

 

151º 38.517' east

 

117

 

34º 09.883' south

 

151º 50.90' east

 

118

 

34º 04.90'south

 

151º 40.317' east

 

119

 

33º 51.133' south

 

151º 50.30' east

 

120

 

33º 56.233' south

 

152º 01.983' east

 

Then north easterly along the geodesic to the point of commencement.

 

The South East Trawl Deep Water Closure excludes the area within a circle of radius 15 nautical miles, centred at the point of latitude 43º 55.10’ south, longitude 150º 28.183’ east, known as the Orange Roughy Cascade Plateau Zone.

 

SCHEDULE 14

 

Eastern South Australia Trawl Closure

 

The area of the Eastern South Australia Trawl Closure is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the outer limit of the coastal waters of the State of South Australia and the meridian of longitude 138˚ 10.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      south to point of longitude 138˚ 10.00’ east, latitude 36˚ 10.00’ south;

 

c)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the intersection of the parallel of latitude 37˚ 11.00’ south, with the outer limit of the coastal waters of the State of South Australia;

 

d)      then generally northerly, north westerly, south westerly along the outer limit of South Australian coastal waters back to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 15

 

Portland Area Trawl Closure

 

The area of the Portland Area Trawl Closure is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the intersection of the outer limit of the coastal waters of the State of South Australia with the parallel of latitude 37˚ 17.00’ south and running progressively;

 

b)      south westerly along the geodesic the point of latitude 37˚ 23.00’ south, longitude 139˚ 19.00’ east ;


c)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 38˚ 16.00’ south, longitude 140˚ 36.00’ east;

 

d)      then south easterly along the geodesic to the intersection of the outer limit of the coastal waters of the State of Victoria with the meridian of longitude 141˚ 23.00’ east;

 

e)      then  generally  north  westerly  following  the  outer  limit  of  the  Victorian  and  South Australian coastal waters back to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 16

 

GAB Deepwater Closure Central East Zone

 

The area of the GAB Deepwater Closure - Central East Zone is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line commencing at the point of latitude 35° 6.042' south, longitude 134° 00.00' east; then generally south easterly along the geodesics sequentially connecting the following points:

 

 

1

 

35º 06.10' south

 

134º 00.60' east

 

2

 

35º 06.30' south

 

134º 01.80' east

 

3

 

35º 06.55' south

 

134º 02.70' east

 

4

 

35º 07.067' south

 

134º 03.933' east

 

5

 

35º 07.483' south

 

134º 05.40' east

 

6

 

35º 08.017' south

 

134º 06.633' east

 

7

 

35º 08.683' south

 

134º 07.80' east

 

8

 

35º 08.883' south

 

134º 10.20' east

 

9

 

35º 09.133' south

 

134º 11.117' east

 

10

 

35º 10.017' south

 

134º 12.533' east

 

11

 

35º 10.467' south

 

134º 12.917' east

 

12

 

35º 11.383' south

 

134º 13.417’ east

 

13

 

35º 11.70' south

 

134º 13.85' east

 

14

 

35º 12.517' south

 

134º 16.80' east

 

15

 

35º 13.25' south

 

134º 18.117' east

 

16

 

35º 13.733' south

 

134º 20.00' east

 

Then south along the meridian of longitude 134˚ 20.00’ east to its intersection with the outer limits of the AFZ;

 

Then generally north westerly along the outer limits of the AFZ to the intersection of the meridian of longitude 13 00.00' east and the AFZ;

 

Then north along the meridian of longitude 134° 00.00' east to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 17

 

GAB Deepwater Closure Salisbury Canyon


The area of the GAB Deepwater Closure Salisbury Canyon is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 40.00’ south, longitude 123˚ 20.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      east along the parallel of latitude 34˚ 40.00’ south;

 

c)      then south along the meridian of longitude 123˚ 40.00’ east to its intersection with the outer limit of the AFZ;

 

d)      then generally westerly along the outer limit of the AFZ to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 123˚ 20.00’ east;

 

e)      then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 18

 

GAB Deepwater Closure Far West

 

The area of the GAB Deepwater Closure Far West is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 39.00’ south, longitude 120˚ 00.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 35.00’south, longitude 120˚ 47.00’ east;

 

c)      then east along the parallel of latitude 34˚ 35.00’ south;

 

d)      then south along the meridian of longitude 122˚ 00.00’ east to its intersection with the outer limit of the AFZ;

 

e)      then generally westerly along the outer limit of the AFZ to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 120˚ 00.00’ east;

 

f)       then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 19

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Albany

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Albany is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 35˚ 24.00’ south, longitude 118˚ 10.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 08.00’ south, longitude 118˚ 44.00’ east;

 

c)      then south along the meridian of longitude 118˚ 44.00’ east to the point of latitude 35˚ 30.00’ south, longitude 118˚ 44.00’ east;

 

d)      then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 46.00’ south, longitude 118˚ 10.00’ east;

 

e)      then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 20

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Bremmer


The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Bremmer is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 50.00 south, longitude 119˚ 16.00’east and running progressively;

 

b)       north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 44.00’  south, longitude 119˚ 30.00’ east;

 

c)        then south along the meridian of longitude 119˚ 30.00’ east to the point of latitude 34˚ 56.00’ south, longitude 119˚ 30.00’ east;

 

d)       then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 02.00’ south, longitude 119˚ 16.00’ east;

 

e)        then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 21

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Humdinger West

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Humdinger West is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 38.00’ south, longitude 123˚ 46.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 24.00’ south, longitude 124˚ 06.00’ east;

 

c)        then south along the meridian of longitude 124˚ 06.00’ east to the point of latitude 34˚ 48.00’ south, longitude 124˚ 06.00’ east;

 

d)       then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 02.00’ south, longitude 123˚ 46.00’ east

 

e)        then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 22

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Humdinger/Magic

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Humdinger/Magic is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 15.00’ south, longitude 124˚ 36.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 10.00’ south, longitude 125˚ 00.00’ east;

 

c)        then north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 33˚ 30.00’ south, longitude 126˚ 24.00’ east;

 

d)       then south along the meridian of longitude 126˚ 24.00’  east to the point of latitude 34˚ 00.00’ south, longitude 126˚ 24.00’ east;

 

e)        then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 28.00’ south, longitude 125˚ 00.00’ east;

 

f)        then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 33.00’ south, longitude 124 ˚36.00’ east;


g)       then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 23

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Lomvar Gully

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Lomvar Gully is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 33˚ 32.00’ south, longitude 129˚ 40.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       north easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 33˚ 26.00’ south, longitude 130˚ 06.00’ east;

 

c)        then south along the meridian of longitude 130˚ 06.00’ east to the point of latitude 33˚ 44.00’ south, longitude 130˚ 06.00’ east;

 

d)       then south westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 33˚ 50.00’ south, longitude 129˚40.00’ east;

 

e)        then north along that meridian to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 24

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone United Nations

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 33˚ 40.00’ south, longitude 131˚ 15.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 33˚ 45.00 south, longitude 131˚ 38.00’ east;

 

c)        then south along the meridian of longitude 131˚ 38.00’ east to the point of latitude 34˚ 15.00’ south, longitude 131˚ 38.00’ east;

 

d)       then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 10.00’ south, longitude 131˚ 15.00’ east;

 

e)        then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 25

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone The Knob

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone The Knob is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 23.00’ south, longitude 132˚ 26.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 41.00 south, longitude 133˚ 00.00’ east;

 

c)        then south along the meridian of longitude 133˚ 00.00’ east to the point of latitude 34˚ 59.00’ south, longitude 133˚ 00.00’ east;

 

d)       then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 34˚ 41.00’ south, longitude 132˚ 26.00’ east;


e)        then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 26

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Racetrack/Hamburger

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Racetrack/Hamburger is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)        commencing at the point of latitude 34˚ 48.00’ south, longitude 133˚ 12.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)       south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 02.00 south, longitude 133˚ 45.00’ east;

 

c)        then south easterly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 06.00’ south, longitude 134˚ 00.00’ east;

 

d)       then south along the meridian of longitude 134˚ 00.00’ east to the point of latitude 35˚ 24.00’ south, longitude 134˚ 00.00’ east;

 

e)        then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 20.00’ south, longitude 133˚ 45.00’ east;

 

f)        then north westerly along the geodesic to the point of latitude 35˚ 06.00’ south, longitude 133˚ 12.00’ east;

 

g)       then north along that meridian of longitude to the point of commencement.

 

SCHEDULE 27

 

GAB Orange Roughy Zone Kangaroo Island Hill

 

The area of the GAB Orange Roughy Zone Kangaroo Island Hill is that part of the AFZ contained within and bounded by a line:

 

a)      commencing at the point of latitude 36˚ 44.517’ south, longitude 137˚ 10.00’ east and running progressively;

 

b)      south easterly along the ge