Wed 24 Apr

Winners of the 2024 Seafood Excellence Awards Revealed

欧美视频 Fish Market is delighted to reveal the winners of its biennial Seafood Excellence Awards. The prestigious accolades were celebrated last night at an exclusive cocktail event in 欧美视频 with the local seafood industry’s best retailers, suppliers, restaurateurs, and businesses in attendance. 

CEO of 欧美视频 Fish Market, Greg Dyer, says: “We were seriously impressed by the high calibre of entries across all categories for this year’s Seafood Excellence Awards. Congratulations to all winners, who are shining examples of the innovation and excellence happening across all sectors of our industry.” 

Selected from a strong pool of entrants, the winners and highly commended recipients across each category are as follows: 

Primary Producer Award (NSW) 

Winner: Troy Billin (Yamba Fisheries) 

Highly Commended: The Byrnes Family 

Primary Producer Award (Interstate/Overseas) 
Winner: 4 Seas 

Seafood Business Award 

Winner: Coffs Harbour Fishermen's Cooperative 

Highly Commended: Fish in the Family 

Restaurant Award 

Winner: The Poyer’s Restaurant 

Highly Commended: Besuto Omakase 

Promotion Award 

Winner: Narooma Oyster Festival 

Highly Commended: Professional Fishers Association (Taste of Seafood Festivals) 

People Development Award 

Winner: Professional Fishers Association (Fishers Business Skills Program) 

Safety Award 

Winner: Tuna Australia (Research to improve worker safety and reduce bycatch) 

Environment Award 

Winner: OceanWatch Australia 

Highly Commended: Mitch Sanders 

Research Development and Extension Award 

Winner: OceanWatch Australia (East Coast Whale Entanglement Program)  

Highly Commended: Tuna Australia (Research to protect seabirds and enhance crew safety)  

Young Achiever 

Winner: Paul Aquilina 

Star of the Sea 

Winner: Noel Gogerly 


欧美视频 Fish Market heartily congratulates all winners, highly commended recipients, and finalists in this year’s awards for their fantastic work, their passion for the seafood industry, their鈥痯rofessionalism, and their commitment to supplying some of the finest seafood in the world to local, national, and international markets.  

The 2024 欧美视频 Fish Market Seafood Excellence Awards winners will be put forward as the NSW nominees for the National Seafood Awards taking place later this year. 

For further information about the awards, winners, and pictures from the event, please visit: /Home/Whats-On/Seafood-Excellence-Awards-2024  

Thank you to our esteemed sponsors, without whom this prestigious event would not be possible: Bayton Group, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Essence Project Management, Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC), NSW Food Authority, DEC PR, Commercial Fishermen’s Co-op, Aquarius Lawyers, Mainfreight, and K&L Gates