Blue Swimmer Crab

Blue Swimmer Crab

Minimum legal length:11 cm measured across the carapace from the base of the largest spines.
Personal daily bag limit: 20 - combined limit with Sand Crabs
Daily boat limit (applies where 3 or more people on board): 60 - combined limit with Sand Crabs
Restrictions: Females with external eggs are totally protected and must be returned to the water immediately.
More information: Crab fishing brochure (PDF 3.8 MB)

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Page Last Reviewed: 30 Nov 2016
 
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