Artificial reefs are rapidly shaping Western Australia’s coast line, with six reefs already deployed they are creating some sensational habitat for a plethora of fish species. These reefs combined provide over 140 000m2 and 1500 tonnes of fish habitat – which provide greater fishing opportunities for fishers. These reefs stretch from as far south as Esperance, right up to Exmouth! Our artificial reef experts, along with our trusted partners, have built extensive artificial reef capabilities and knowledge to ensure artificial reefs have a consolidated place in Western Australia’s ongoing conservation of important aquatic habitats.
Explore the various reefs on our interactive map where you can find out about the size, design and deployment of each reef and their development over the months as they initially begun with algae growth, then coral and sponges settle and form, beginning the creation of sensation habitat that attracts fish life making a sensational home for a variety of species. You can then grab the coordinates of each reef cluster and learn how to best fish each of them so you’re able to get the best experience when fishing the artificial reefs up and down WA!
Our supporting partners that are helping to make fishing better right across WA!