SUSTAINABLE FISH SPECIES

Better Choice In Victoria

Silver Trevally

Silver trevally are mostly caught in Victorian waters using haul seine nets. The method poses low risk to sea grass habitats.

Southern Calamari

Southern calamari is a fast growing, short-lived and quick to reproduce species, although reproduction varies according to environmental conditions.

King George Whiting

King George whiting are caught in VIC, SA and WA. Stocks are mainly considered healthy. King George whiting grow and reproduce quickly and so are relatively resilient to fishing pressure. Stocks are thought to be healthy in Victoria.

Snapper

Snapper are caught in Victoria using long line and to a lesser extent by haul seine net and gillnet methods.