Catch of the day

Tuesday 22nd October 2019

Live Spanner Crabs will be available from around 1pm and cooked from 2pm, as the vessel may return earlier we recommend you check prior to coming over. Please see ‘News’ tab for details regarding the annual prawn trawl closure.


Established in 1970, the Gold Coast Fishermen's Co-Operative was one of the first developments on the Spit at Main Beach.

For decades trawlers caught and sold their local catch to providers in the seafood industry. In 2005, the Co-Operative sought approval from the Gold Coast City Council Health and began selling their catch direct to the public from the boat at the best possible price.

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Inshore Prawn Trawling Closure

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

We advise from September 20th until November 1st inclusive the annual six week inshore prawn trawling closure will take effect, however, during this time the Spanner Crab Fishery is open and Spanner…Read More

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