First Name          –              Danny

Last Name          –              Elliott

What year did you first start fishing?     1985

Are you part of a generational fishing family?    Yes – 4th generation

What was your reason or motivation for choosing professional fishing as a career?        

I was always helping dad fish and always loved fishing. It also gave me a career and allowed me to leave school and follow my passion.

What are your top 3 species for your business?

1             Crabs

2              Prawns

3              Mullet

What is the most memorable moment for you during your fishing career?

Just recently when we had the whale under the bridge. It was a cool moment that I will never forget

What does the co-op mean to you?        OR          Why are you part of the co-op?

The co-op is a one stop shop for me. They supply fuel,bait,ice and look after my seafood which allows me more time to spend time with my family

What’s a hobby you have outside of fishing?

Spending time with the family and having a few beers with mates

Have you been on the board of directors? If so what years or for how long?

Yes, 16years off and on with 6 years as vice chairman