16 12, 2020

MSC Saltwater Schools

2020-12-16T20:03:29+11:00December 16th, 2020|ACPF, Australian Wild Prawns Campaign, MSC|

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 Australian Wild Prawns website is featured, as well as our video stories and our interactive vessel. [...]

16 12, 2020

ACPF Organisation and Membership 2020/21

2020-12-16T19:45:53+11:00December 16th, 2020|ACPF|

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 and the future market, prawn profiling, community engagement, on-board safety, processing and packaging, animal welfare and the environment. We also [...]

16 12, 2020

Imported Prawn Protocols

2020-12-16T19:20:28+11:00December 16th, 2020|ACPF, White Spot Disease|

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 has made some welcome changes such as moving marinated prawns to the uncooked category and requiring par-cooking for breaded, battered [...]

16 12, 2020

Why Australians should trust us – Australian Wild Prawns

2020-12-16T20:04:59+11:00December 16th, 2020|ACPF, Australian Wild Prawns Campaign, Free Resources|

“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 lifting the veil and connecting people with the human face of the industry and what they care about. 1.2 million [...]

16 12, 2020

Driving demand – Love Australian Prawns

2020-12-16T08:30:49+11:00December 16th, 2020|ACPF, Love Australian Prawns Campaign|

Thanks to all campaign supporters for your ongoing commitment and funding contributions for the 2020-21 LAP campaign. LAP is the all-important marketing program keeping Australian Prawns top of mind as the go-to celebration food to be enjoyed more often. New recipes were designed around work from home, easy small group entertaining traditional simple Christmas [...]

19 12, 2019

2020 NSILP Bursary Application

2019-12-19T22:48:47+11:00December 19th, 2019|ACPF, NSILP|

ACPF is calling for applications for ACPF grant funds towards the costs of participating in the 2020 National Seafood Industry Leadership Program (NSILP). The ‘George Raptis’ NSILP bursary is funded from ACPF's People Development Program and contributes $3,000 for one successful candidate to attend the 3 set residentials in 2020. ACPF is proud to [...]

1 11, 2019

ACPF Organisation Update

2019-11-01T14:46:57+11:00November 1st, 2019|ACPF|

The ACPF Members and RD&E forums and 2019 AGM took place in Melbourne on 8-9th October with 15 members and observers in attendance. Presentations and lively discussion took place on topics ranging from: Planning for 2020-2025 Love Australian Prawns and the future market Prawn profiling Community engagement On-board safety Processing and packaging Animal welfare [...]

1 11, 2019

NSILP 2019 Graduates

2019-11-01T14:32:40+11:00November 1st, 2019|ACPF|

The ACPF congratulates our NSILP 2019 graduates Jodie Ford, NQ Trawling and Scott Razga, Sea-harvest (previously Mareterram) on completion of the National Seafood Industry Leadership Program (NSILP) and joining the NSILP Alumni. As well as participating in a challenging series of residentials, participants are required to finish a project that delivers on their team’s [...]

1 11, 2019

Love Australian Prawns Spring-Summer 2019

2019-11-01T14:25:04+11:00November 1st, 2019|ACPF|

Spring is a season of green shoots and green prawns as LAP kicks up activity for BBQ season. On-trend Pad Thai and other regionally inspired stir fries are being promoted through Woolworths stores and online, while Independent seafood retailers are busy pre-ordering LAP’s new 32 page Summer recipe books. A 20 recipe photo shoot [...]

1 11, 2019

Fisher Exchange 2019 Awarded

2019-11-01T13:05:08+11:00November 1st, 2019|ACPF, Bycatch Innovation|

NPF to test water flow around Tom’s Fisheye and Shark Bay to trial e-logs Awarded $4,000 each from ACPF’s ‘Fisher Exchange’ program, two projects aimed at solving a prawn fishing problem have been supported by ACPF as follows; NPF industry project to trial the Tom's Fisheye BRD in a flume tank in Denmark. The [...]

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