Seafood Excellence Awards

  • The 2013 Sydney Fish Market, Seafood Excellence Awards were a great success. Congratulations to all of the winners listed below:

    Excellence in Environmental Practice – Richie Bagnato
    Best Supplier (NSW) – Coffs Harbour Fishermen’s Co-operative Ltd
    Best Supplier (Interstate or Overseas) – OPC Fish and Lobster a Division of Aotearoa Fisheries Limited
    Best Seafood Retailer – De Costi Seafoods at Sydney Fish Market
    Seafood Business Award – De Costi Seafoods (Holdings) Pty Ltd
    Star of The Sea – Peter Dundas-Smith
    People’s Choice Award – Best Seafood Retailer at Sydney Fish Market – Claudio’s Quality Seafoods
    People’s Choice Award – Best Seafood Restaurant – Fish Cafe By Balgowlah Seafood

    The Sydney Fish Market, Seafood Excellence Awards recognise and reward the seafood industry’s top achievers across eight key categories.

    Held biannually since 1996, the Sydney Fish Market, Seafood Excellence Awards showcase the Australia seafood industry, its value to the national economy, its professionalism, and its commitment to supplying some of the finest seafood in the world to local, national and international markets. It highlights the best the seafood industry has to offer and is the premier seafood event in New South Wales.

    2013 Seafood Excellence Awards Highlights





    NSW Department of Primary Industries is an important supporter of the seafood industry and shares Sydney Fish Market’s ambition for a sustainable fishing industry.

    The Department of Primary Industries works to develop and sustain diverse, profitable food and fibre industries, and ensures best practice management of our natural resources.




    Commercial Fishermen's Co-operative