Media Release: Ensuring the long-term sustainability of South Pacific regional fisheries​

Australia is hosting around 150 international delegates for the fifth Commission Meeting of the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO), which continues today in Adelaide.

News Article: Foreign workers continue to seek seasonal Riverland work despite uncertainty around backpacker tax

As published by Erin Jones in The Advertiser on January 6, 2017:

Foreign workers are continuing to travel to the Riverland to help with seasonal harvests despite last minute uncertainty around the backpacker tax.

Media Release: Strong performance in the fisheries and aquaculture sectors

The gross value of Australia’s fisheries and aquaculture sectors rose 12 per cent to $2.8 billion in 2014-15, thanks largely to increasing demand for rock lobsters and salmon species, according to the Australian fisheries and aquaculture statistics 2015 report by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES).