Restrictions have been imposed on the Logan and Albert rivers following the detection of white spot disease in prawns. Find out more information and report anything unusual to Biosecurity Queensland on 13 25 23.
Queensland is an ideal location for developing a diverse aquaculture industry. We are working to support this potential by ensuring aquaculture practices are sustainable, encouraging investment in aquaculture and minimising the risk of exotic pest fish and disease.
Find information on the costs, licences and planning involved in starting an aquaculture business.
Aquaculture is the business of farming aquatic animals and plants, under varying degrees of controlled conditions, both in marine and freshwater environments.
Learn more about aquaculture management and planning in Queensland.
The aquaculture industry provides opportunities for investment in Queensland.