Country of Origin Booklet

Please find below the Country of Origin Booklet “Country of Origin Labelling For Seafood – Time To Tell The Truth” Click on the link below to download and view the booklet Country of Origin Booklet   If you experience any difficulty opening the file, please download the latest Adobe Reader (free).      

WINSC report on Western Australia14

WINSC report on Western Australia14 by Mary Brewer   From the 7th to 12th June 2014 the World Aquaculture Society conducted its Conference in Adelaide, the first to be held in Australia. There were 2108 delegates from 66 countries attending the Conference, which ran 81 sessions, five concurrently, covering topics as varied as Environment, Biodiversity &…

Esmay Hropic’s Report Back To WINSC & FRDC 2013

Esmay Hropic –  WINSC & FRDC PD Scholarship Winner 2013   I am a Commercial Fisherman’s wife from Batemans Bay, on the South Coast of New South Wales. I am this year’s recipient of The WINSC FRDC PD Scholarship. On behalf of my fishing community, myself and my family, I would like to thank the…

Is your association drowning in complexity

Below is one of 28 short articles flowing out of our research into healthy industry associations and leadership succession. The article can be downloaded from the link below: Is your association drowning in complexity   If you experience any difficulty opening the file above, please download the latest Adobe Reader (free).      

Report Release: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

On 8 July 2013 the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare announced the release of two reports on the Closing the Gap Clearinghouse website.  The reports, Programs to improve interpersonal safety in Indigenous communities: evidence and issues, and, The role of community patrols in improving safety in Indigenous communities, examine the role and effectiveness of programs promoting…

Australia’s first National Food Plan

On 25th May 2013, Joe Ludwig – Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, released Australia’s first National Food Plan, a document that will act as a road map for our food supply chain into the future. Below is the details and information from Joe Ludwig about Australia’s first National Food Plan, followed by a link…

National Research on Women Business Owners & Female Entrepreneurs in Australia

National Research on Women Business Owners & Female Entrepreneurs in Australia is a report by Yolanda Vega, Chief Executive Officer at the Australian Women Chamber of Commerce & Industry. This is the report in which Yolanda based her presentation on at the Inaugural National Rural Women’s Conference this year.  The report was released a month…

Australian Fishing Industry – Sustainability and Management Debates

Below we have attached 2 reports in regard to the Australian Fishing Industry – Sustainability and Management Debates. Click on the respective links below to download and view the reports: “Australian Seafood Consumers Mislead By Prophets of Doom and Gloom” – By Dr Ray Hilborn and Dr Bob Kearney (AM) http://www.sydneyfishmarket.com.au/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=L-DLXbsmBJA%3D&tabid=103 “Australia’s Out-Dated Concern over…

NRWestern Australia Recommendations and Communique

The Communique and recommendations from the NRWestern Australia conference can be viewed and downloaded from the link below: Communique and Priority Recommendations   If you experience any difficulty opening any of the files, please download the latest Adobe Reader (free).    

The Challenge with Wild Harvesting Fish for Food

The Challenge with Wild Harvesting Fish for Food is a paper written by WINSC President Mary Howard. The paper can be downloaded from Here.   If you experience any difficulty opening the file, please download the latest Adobe Reader (free).