First Name – Bailey
Last Name – Trotter
What year did you first start fishing? 2017
Are you part of a generational fishing family? Yes, 4th generation
What was your reason or motivation for choosing professional fishing as a career?
Since I was little, I remember fishing with Dad up the lake. It’s the only thing I ever wanted to do.
What are your top 3 species for your business?
- Mud Crabs
- Blue Swimmer Crabs
What is the most memorable moment for you during your fishing career?
I landed a 6kg flathead once, that was a moment I wont forget.
What does the co-op mean to you? OR Why are you part of the co-op?
The co-op means security and convenience. To be able to go to work and arrive back at the co-op to unload, I can then go home and my product is sold and I receive my pay at the end of the week with no hassles. It just works and makes being a fisherman easier.
What’s a hobby you have outside of fishing?
I like to bodyboard and waterski in my spare time.
Have you been on the board of directors? If so what years or for how long?