High-level talks at James Cook University this week will help shape the future of aquaculture in northern Australia. The discussions are part of the Northern Australia Aquaculture Industry Situational...

Tasmanian salmon producer Huon has lodged proceedings against fellow Tasmanian salmon producer Tassal. In a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), Huon said it has lodged proceedings in...

Tasmania’s Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has told salmon producer, Tassal, to destock one of its Macquarie Harbour farming leases by the end of February 2017. The decision comes after the EPA...

American researchers have developed a new innovative way of catching fish without damaging them. Reported by the Nature Communications Journal on 1 February 2017, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute...

Tasmanian salmon company, Tassal, has publically addressed questions raised by ABC’s Four Corners regarding its sustainability practices prior to the program actually going to air. In an Australian Securities...

A draft report released by the Australian Productivity Commission is calling for better management of sustainability practices within the fishing industry. In the ‘Marine Fisheries and Aquaculture Draft...

New research from IBISWorld has found Australia’s fishing and seafood processing industries are becoming increasingly dependent on lucrative overseas markets. According to IBISWorld’s research, exports...

Australia’s seafood consumption is expected to rise by approximately 5 per cent from 18.7 kilograms per capita in 2015 to 19.6 kilograms per capita by 2021 according to two new reports released by IBISWorld...

Australia’s Woolworths supermarket chain has announced its commitment to have all the wild-caught fish it sells certified by the Marine Stewardship Council by 2015. Sydney’s famous Taronga Park Zoo...

Federal Environment Minister, Tony Burke, recently announced a two-year extension of the ban on all large fishing trawlers in Australian waters. This comes as a blow to large commercial fishing enterprises...