Address: 31 Emplacement Crescent, HAMILTON WA 6163 Australia
Phone: +61 8 9336 6866
Fax: +61 8 9336 6877
The biggest supplier of scallops in Australia
Far West brand scallops are renowned for their premium quality.We operate our own boats and fish for the Southern Saucer Scallops (Amusium balloti) in the waters of Shark Bay, the Abrolhos Islands and the South Coast of Western Australia.
We also operate one of Australia’s finest food processing factories just south of Fremantle in Hamilton Hill,where we produce sweet tasting, firm textured scallops ready for delivery.Look for the ‘Far West’ brand.
Far West Scallops Industries Pty Ltd is a family owned and operated business, which was established in 1983.
We supply Saucer Scallops (Amusium balloti) throughout Australia and Asia.
Far West Scallops owns and operates its own fleet of boats and a modern factory. This means we control how the scallops are handled from catch to delivery. And, because we specialise in scallops, we are able to provide superior quality and handling procedures, ensuring superior taste and freshness.
We have 6 dedicated scallop fishing trawlers and a modern factory in Hamilton Hill, where most scallops caught in Western Australia are processed.
Sales and Marketing
Far West supplies Saucer Scallops through an established network of long-term importers and wholesalers throughout Australia and Asia.
About Our Scallops
Far West Scallops fishes for and processes the Southern Saucer Scallop (Latin name: Amusium balloti), which is unique to Australia. The Southern Saucer scallop is found off the coast of much of Western Australia including in the pristine waters of the Abrolhos Islands, Shark Bay, and Western Australia’s South Coast where our fleet of boats operate.
The Most Prized Species in Asia
In Asian markets, our scallops are considered a delicacy and are highly prized and valued for their sweet taste and firm texture.
The season generally extends from March to July (depending on the catch), and our Southern Saucer Scallops are available from April onwards.
‘Far West’ scallops are available as follows:
Commercial Pack – Frozen as 2kg blocks, packaged as 6 x 2kg
Retail Pack – Frozen as 250g, packaged as 6 x 250g