We strive to build a confident, sustainable and well respected industry.
The Western Rock Lobster industry is an iconic, world-class fishery that is based on the spiny lobster along Western Australia’s coast between Shark Bay and Cape Leeuwin.
The industry comprises of some 230 vessels who use baited pots to fish for rock lobster. It is Western Australia’s most valuable fishery, with an estimated value of $400 million, and has historically been Australia’s most valuable single-species wild capture fishery.
Recently WRL partnered with Geraldton Fishermen’s Cooperative to host boys and staff from the Clontarf Academy in Geraldton. This initiative by WRL aims to introduce indigenous youth to experiences and ...