Category: Press Release

Giant Freshwater Crayfish released
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Giant Freshwater Crayfish released

At an undisclosed location in Tasmania’s north east, almost 60 juvenile captive-reared giant freshwater crayfish have been released into the wild. The crayfish were raised at one of Huon Aquaculture’s hatcheries under a program that aims to boost their numbers…

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Huon’s new Tassie-made advertising campaign
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Huon’s new Tassie-made advertising campaign

Huon Aquaculture has hit the ground running in 2021 with a high-profile advertising campaign that was filmed and produced entirely in Hobart using talented Tasmanians. Huon’s General Manager of Sales and Marketing, Callan Paske, said the Company worked alongside local…

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Statement to ABC regarding bird entanglements
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Statement to ABC regarding bird entanglements

Huon Aquaculture rejects the unsubstantiated allegation that bird mortalities or entanglements are being hidden by the company. Our employees are required and expected to report any instances of entangled or deceased birds to our dedicated and highly-trained Wildlife team. The…

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Fish Loss – Due to Net Tear
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Fish Loss – Due to Net Tear

Yesterday morning (2nd of December 2020) it was discovered that a fish pen moored at our Yellow Bluff lease in Storm Bay had a tear in its inner net (approximately 4m below the surface down to the base of the…

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Fire damages Huon Aquaculture fish pen
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Fire damages Huon Aquaculture fish pen

In the early hours of this morning, a fire broke out on a Huon Aquaculture pen in the Channel. The fire damaged approximately a third of a pen, burning through and melting the pen infrastructure above and just below the…

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