Neil at Aquablue Seafoods hatchery works with a wide range of fish species, marine and fresh water. He also does crustaceans and mussel (or fresh filters as he calls them). Aquablue is well set up for small orders for the backyard fish farmer and hobby enthusiast. He also sells plenty of live fish (restaurant quality) to live fish wholesalers for human consumption.
Aquablue does a wide range of native australian freshwater and marine species you can check out on their site here. The following are some of the species that are or will be available soon.
Native Fish Species
Silver Perch (Bidyanus bidyanus) – January 2013 – $2.75 under 100 and $2.00 for over 100
Golden Perch (Macquaria ambigua) – TBA possibly March – April 2013 – Price TBA
Australian Bass (Macquaria novemaculeata) – Available now – $2.20 under 100 and $1.65 over 100
Crustaceans and Mussels
Yabbies (Cherax destructor) – Available now from $2.00 each
Glass Shrimp (Paratya australiensis) – Available all year – $38.50 per 100
Freshwater Mussels – available now – $220 per 100 or $3.30 each
Prices are including GST and excluding delivery.
Neil also has a range of starter feeds and fish feeds and trapping gear.
The easiest way to contact Aquablue is through their website contact form here. Neil and the team are always happy to help.