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Enjoy Australian Wild Prawns

Prawn Recipes

People love Australian wild prawns. Whether you’re looking for the crunch and loaded flavour of a wild king prawn, the mild sweetness of a wild banana prawn or the stripes of a wild tiger prawn, there is an Australian wild prawn to satisfy your taste and suit every occasion.

 Prawn Recipes

Australian Prawn Fisheries

Australian Prawn Fisheries

From humble beginnings of hauling the day’s catch in by hand, Australian fishers are pioneers in sustainable prawn harvesting.  We bring the finest quality prawns from the remote Gulf of Carpentaria, the World Heritage-Listed Shark Bay, tropical Queensland, the cold southern waters of Spencer Gulf and the stunning NSW coast to our discerning consumers.

Prawn Fisheries

Fishing Families

Prawn Fishers

Our prawn fishing families work hard and strive to produce the highest quality wild-caught prawns from clean, green Australian waters for consumers. We are proud of our products, proud of our heritage, and proud of our iconic industry.

Prawn Fishers

Sustainability

Sustainability - planned and certified wild prawns

Our prawn fisheries are globally recognised as some of the best managed in the world, including by the Food and Agriculture Organisation – United Nations (FAO).  Industry works in partnership with fisheries managers and scientists to ensure sustainable fishing practices and to minimise impacts of fishing on the marine environment.

Planned & Certified Prawns

“It’s in all our interests to look after the marine environment.  Fishermen rely very heavily on a healthy functioning marine ecosystem.  We believe that a healthy ecosystem equals a healthy sustainable fishery.” 

Simon Clark, ACPF Director

Most Recent News & Updates

  • saltwater school teaser

MSC Saltwater Schools

December 16th, 2020|Comments Off on MSC Saltwater Schools

We are excited to partner with MSC using Australian Wild Prawns material in the MSC Aussie Christmas Prawns campaign for December, part of which involves an education activation for schools - Saltwater Schools. The [...]

  • ACPF Video Conference 2020

ACPF Organisation and Membership 2020/21

December 16th, 2020|Comments Off on ACPF Organisation and Membership 2020/21

The ACPF Members and RD&E forums and 2020 AGM took place via video conference on 13-14th October 2020 with 17 members and observers in attendance. Presentations and discussion took place on: Love Australian Prawns [...]

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Imported Prawn Protocols

December 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Imported Prawn Protocols

The ACPF is providing a submission in response to the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment’s “Review of the biosecurity risks of prawns imported from all countries for human consumption”. Whilst the department [...]

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Why Australians should trust us – Australian Wild Prawns

December 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Why Australians should trust us – Australian Wild Prawns

“They export the best, we get the rest”. Negative opinions, like habits stick around a long time. But the Australian Wild Prawns campaign is taking these on on with TV and social media campaigns [...]