Common Name: Nannygai
Species Name: Centroberyx affinis
Nannygai is also known Redfish, Red Snapper, Golden Snapper, Swallowtail and Nanny. Nannygai are Silvery red darker on the back and around the head fading toward the belly, the tail is red. Nannygai grows to approximately 2kg and 51cm in length. Nannygai is most commonly caught up to 500gm.
The Nannygai are found in coastal and offshore waters. Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania.
Prawns, Pilchards, squid and cut fish baits
Nannygai Size and Bag Limits
Please Note: Bag limits, minimum and maximum lengths are subject to change and review by your State Fisheries Department.