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Squid Fishing

Episode: 7
Broadcast: 31st July 2015
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor goes squid fishing at the Abrolhos Islands.

  • Known officially as ‘Houtman Abrolhos’, the Abrolhos Islands is a chain of 122 islands, and associated coral reefs located about 80k off the west of Geraldton.
  • The coast holds numerous shipwrecks, hosting a large diversity of marine life and coral reefs; it is also the centre of Western Australia’s largest single species fishery, the western rock lobster fishery.
  • The Eco Abrolhos gives viewers a chance to experience the history, wildlife, majestic isolated scenery and marine life that the Abrolhos Islands has to offer.

Eco Abrolhos: