Company Profile

The Musumeci Family migrated to Australia in 1948. Since then, this hard working family has grown from a small fishing concern to a leading seafood processor and wholesaler, which maintains an extensive range of fresh & frozen seafood, capable of catering to a diverse range of clients needs.

Operating since 1994, Better Choice Fisheries is located in Wollongong’s premier industrial estate, only minutes from the local fishing harbour.

We are proud of our ability to offer, not just quality seafood at affordable prices, but also a service level whereby we combine our client’s needs, with the many years of experience and knowledge our staff have.

Facilities

Better Choice Fisheries is an AQIS approved processing and distribution plant as well as having stringent QA systems & certifications in place, this ensures that our product meets the highest quality standards.

This purpose built plant can process up to 25 tonne of product per day, has freezer storage capacity for 600 pallets and wet storage for 2,600 fish boxes.

Distribution

A fleet of refrigerated and NSW Food Authority accredited trucks, transport our products to their required destination. Other areas across Australia are serviced utilising road, rail & airfreight.

  • South Coast area, to Batemans Bay (Tuesday & Thursday)
  • The A.C.T (Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday)
  • Southern Highlands area (Tuesday & Friday)
  • Illawarra region (Monday to Saturday)
  • all of the Sydney Metropolitan area (Monday to Saturday)

Commitment to Quality

Better Choice Fisheries are committed to the highest standards of conduct in our operations as a processor, distributor, exporter and importer of seafood products, for both retail and wholesale markets.

We maintain a Quality System based on HACCP, GMP, Continuous Improvement, Export and OHS principles. Food Safety is our highest priority. There are many strategies that we employ and many investments we are proud to showcase. These include:

  • NSW Food Authority Licence
  • HACCP Accreditation
  • Woolworths Quality Assurance Standard
  • SQF
  • Coles Group Ltd Supplier Management Program (SMP)
  • EU Export License
  • Dedicated Quality Assurance Personnel
  • OHS Systems Development
  • Fleet of New Vehicles
  • Independent Laboratory
  • Risk Assessment