Life jacket fine

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin - - NEWS -

ROCK fish­ers could be slapped with a $100 on-thes­pot fine if caught not wear­ing a life jacket un­der a new opt-in law be­ing of­fered to coun­cils along the NSW coast.

Around 800 rock fish­ers were caught with­out life jack­ets dur­ing the 12-month trial at Syd­ney’s Rand­wick City Coun­cil beaches.

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