Limestone Coast Fishermen’s Co-operative

Limestone Coast Fishermen’s Co-operative2018-10-19T02:04:27+00:00

Project Description

Issue

  • South Rock Lobster fishermen wanted to take ownership of their business over large fishing industries.

Solution

  • Planning, business viability and feasibility study for establishing a fishing co-operative.
  • A strong focus on membership engagement, changes to governance and developing modern rules.
  • Assistance to set up the co-operative structure.

Outcome

  • Development of Limestone Coast Fisherman’s Co-Operative.
  • The co-op is set-up to export overseas and has secured a partnership with Australia’s largest rock lobster exporter.