MEDIA ALERT: The search for WEST Australia's best Fish & Chips is on!

 Media Alert

29 March 2017

The search for Australia’s best fish and chips is on!

What is more Australian than fish and chips? Across Australia every town and city boasts a takeaway or fish and chip shop.

Who can lay claim to having Australia’s best fish and chips? Who has the best in the West? The search is about to start and the competition is sure to be fierce.

To celebrate the launch and build some interest in the West the FRDC and the Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC) are inviting you to attend a fish and chips discussion and tasting with two of West Australia’s food icons Don Hancey and Pete Manifis.

Event details:

WA Australian Fish and Chip Media Event

Where: Panorama Kitchen, 15/5 Rowallan Street, Osborne Park

When: 11.00 am - 12.15 pm, Thursday 6 April 2017Thursday 30 March 2017 at

As part of the awards the FRDC are urging fish and chips shops and consumers to get on line and vote for their favourite in the west via the Awards website:


The Awards are being coordinated by the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation in partnership with the state and territory fishing industry councils.

Social Media for the Awards

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/frdc_au/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/catchoftheyear/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/FRDCAustralia