Development of a 5-year sector and NT Strategic Research, Development and Extension (RD&E) Plan for Northern Territory fisheries and aquaculture based on priority needs of major stakeholder sectors

Project Number:



Fishwell Consulting Pty Ltd

Principal Investigator:

Ian Knuckey

Project Status:


FRDC Expenditure:



Industry, People


1. Hold workshops and conduct surveys to determine sector priority RD&E areas

2. Deliver a 5-year RD&E Plan to NTRAC that includes input from stakeholders.

3. Develop Strategic R&D Plans for each of: commercial, recreational, indigenous and aquaculture sectors.

4. Leave each stakeholder group with the tools and a process to conduct repeatable surveys of their membership's RD&E needs so that priorities and strategic plans can be updated and fed into the 5-year NT Strategic Plan.