197 ACRE FISH HATCHERY/FARM, CHILDERS, FRASER COAST QLD
Location / Area
7km’s from the centre of Childers, Fraser Coast, Queensland.
Near Bundaberg, Maryborough and Hervey Bay.
Property Type / Size
Ausyfish is a 79.71 Hectare (Approx 200 Acre) Hatchery Farm featuring 127 fish ponds, 4 water storage dams and hatchery buildings.
There is also a 3 bedroom house included with the business.
For detailed information on the business - please visit www.ausyfish.com
‘Ausyfish’ has been in operation since 1988 and has grown to be the largest hatchery of its type in Australia. The business is the first to receive a Hatchery Accreditation with the Aquaculture Association of Queensland (AAQ).
They are a specialist fish hatchery producing Australian native fish for both aquarium and grow-out-for- the-table markets.
Ausyfish has strong reputation within the Australian Aquaculture industry. Ausyfish are successful exporters of Australian native fish. They have a well established customer base , sending consignments of fish all over Australia. With the potential to greatly increase production due to the recent upgrades, the business is set to continue expanding into the lucrative ornamental market.
Extensive renovations and upgrades over the past 3 years have improved the efficiency and production potential of the hatchery and pond areas. The Hatchery includes:
This is a high set 3 bedroom Queenslander home, it features:
A well established customer base secures the future market for increasing production from the whole facility.
Markets for Australian native table species, are growing worldwide as well as domestically. Ausyfish regularly exports native species and is now in a position to develop this market to its full potential.
Over 19 million ornamental fish were imported into Australia in 2008. Ausyfish is well positioned to increase its market share of this sector.