Notice of 2021 WCRLMF Management Meetings

The 2021 West Coast Rock Lobster Annual Management Meetings (AMMs) will be held on Monday, 23 August 2021 in Fremantle and Wednesday, 25 August 2021 in Geraldton. The Industry Consultation Unit (ICU) will facilitate on behalf of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD).

Please note that there is an option to attend the Fremantle meeting online. The link to attend the AMM via Zoom is below.

Meetings Details

Fremantle Annual Management Meeting

Monday 23 August 2021 – 9 am – 4:30 pm

Swan Yacht Club, Preston Point, Riverside Road, East Fremantle WA
Map of venue here.

Register for in-person attendance at the Fremantle meeting


Geraldton Annual Management Meeting

Wednesday 25 August 2021 – 9 am – 4:30 pm

The Gerald Apartment Hotel, 25 Cathedral Ave, Geraldton WA
Map of venue here.

Register for in-person attendance at the Geraldton meeting


It is essential you RSVP by Friday 13 August 2021 if you would like to attend the meetings in person.


For those who wish to attend the meeting online please follow the link below:

Register for the Fremantle Meeting – 23 August 2021

It is essential you pre-register to attend the meeting via Zoom in order to receive the link and password to join the meeting.


For each meeting, the day’s proceedings are divided into two sessions:

  1. Morning session (9:00am to 1:00pm) – focused on DPIRD presentations including research, management, compliance and other important issues relevant to the western rock lobster fishery.
  2. Afternoon session (1:30pm to 4:30pm) – industry session facilitated by the Western Rock Lobster Council. This session will include discussions with licence holders and industry feedback for items such as WRL’s key strategic documents, TACC setting, industry issues, resource management, fishing operations, industry research and professional development.

*Morning tea and lunch will be provided. The meetings will be followed by drinks generously sponsored by Westpac.

Agenda and Background Documents

Please click on the links to access the following documents relevant to the AMMs:

Additional background documents will be forwarded to you in preparation for the meetings.

Contact Details

Should you have any concerns or queries, please do not hesitate to be in touch.

The ICU contacts:

Angus Callander, Executive Officer, phone: 9432 7702, email:

Basia Lamb, Executive Assistant, phone: 9432 7711, email:

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