Urchin, TAS © Tourism Australia

Hobart, Tasmania © Tourism Australia

Australia's best seafood experiences

Seafood experience with Rob Pennicott, Bruny Island, TAS © Tourism Australia

Tasmanian Seafood Seduction tour, Bruny Island, TAS © Tourism Australia

Sydney Fish Market at Pyrmont ©  James Horan/Destination NSW

Sydney Fish Market at Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW © James Horan/Destination NSW

Group on a Walkabout Cultural Adventure tour in the Daintree Rainforest © Tourism Australia

Walkabout Cultural Adventures, Daintree Rainforest, Queensland © Tourism Australia

Did you know?

Australia’s native freshwater marine life is just as tasty as their ocean cousins. You can buy yabbies at the Sydney Fish Market. They taste best boiled, grilled or baked. 

Holding freshly caught oysters © South Australian Tourism Commission

Experience Coffin Bay, Eyre Peninsula, SA © South Australian Tourism Commission

Rottnest Cruises, Rottnest Island, WA © Rottnest Cruises

Rottnest Cruises, Rottnest Island, WA © Rottnest Cruises

Fun Facts

Australia’s western rock lobsters are nocturnal, can live for up to 20 years and reach up to one metre (three feet) in length!

Seafood Dining at Arnhem Land Barramundi Lodge, NT© Barramundi Lodge

Barramundi Lodge, Arnhem Land, NT © Barramundi Lodge

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Stokehouse STK seafood platter, St Kilda, VIC © Parker Blain

Stokehouse, St Kilda, VIC © Parker Blain