Over the years, Huon Aquaculture has conducted a significant amount of research to become pioneers in offshore farming in Tasmania. This research has informed our operations in Storm Bay, one of the roughest aquaculture farming areas in the world. We have been successfully farming in Storm Bay since 2014, and at present, Huon is the only company in Tasmania farming salmon offshore.
Regulatory Compliance – East of Yellow Bluff
In accordance with Environmental Licence conditions, and prior to any fish being stocked, Huon was required to undertake a baseline survey of the East of Yellow Bluff (EoYB) site.
This survey included an assessment of the likelihood of any Handfish species in the area. Both reports satisfied the survey requirements and addressed all data requirements issued by the EPA. These reports are available here: