NZ Government delivers plan for world-leading aquaculture industry

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19 September 2019   Hon. Stuart Nash yesterday announced a national government aquaculture strategy at the industry’s annual conference. Release below taken from https://www.beehive.govt.nz/release/government-delivers-plan-world-leading-aquaculture-industry   The...

New Zealand King Salmon applies for open ocean farming

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Media Release 6 August 2019   New Zealand King Salmon is taking a step towards the future in applying for resource consent to farm in the open ocean, north of Marlborough in the Cook Strait. Once the application is approved, the company intends to commission an initial farm...

King Shag population increases in Marlborough

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July 2019   The King Shag population in Marlborough has increased by 25 per cent over the past year. A report found an overall population of 789 King Shags recorded at 11 sites throughout the Marlborough Sounds. This is an increase from 633 birds recorded in the 2018 survey....

Inspiring Preference for New Zealand

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New Zealand King Salmon were delighted to win the award for ‘Inspiring Preference for NZ’ at the 2018 NZ International Business Awards late last year. We are extremely passionate about our unique King salmon product and proud to share it, along with our story, with...

Public meeting notification

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Opportunity to hear CEO Grant Rosewarne provide an overview of New Zealand King Salmon plans and sustainability journey. A cornerstone of this journey is our goal of ASC farm certification. The Aquaculture Stewardship Council is an independent, international non-profit...

2018 GSI Sustainability Report launches – setting a new bar in transparency

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The Global Salmon Initiative (GSI), has today launched it’s 2018 Sustainability Report which includes independently audited, sustainability data from New Zealand King Salmon (NZKS). Transparency is a key component in driving change. By being transparent we are saying we are...

NZ King Salmon mourns passing of director Thomas Song

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  NZ King Salmon Investments (NZX and ASX:NZK) advises with deep sadness and regret that founding director Thomas Song has passed away following a sudden illness. Thomas has been involved in the NZ salmon industry since 1995. Brought in to assist the then struggling Regal...
Ally Perkins with New Zealand King Salmon colleagues

Ally Perkins – a passion for sustainable aquaculture

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When Ally Perkins began working for New Zealand King Salmon about 18 months ago, she was one of only two women who worked on the sea farms, and they rarely crossed paths. It was quite a change from previously working in female-dominated industries, says Ally, “but I knew it would...

Charlie Park – Pelorus Sound Regional Manager

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New Zealand King Salmon’s Pelorus Sound sea farms are hubs of activity, rapid development and innovation, as the newest aquaculture technology available continues to be implemented throughout the company’s operations. Aquaculture technology and capabilities are undergoing changes...

Summer intern Ruby Boyd

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When first-year aquaculture student Ruby Boyd finished a stint of work experience on NZ King Salmon’s Ngamahau sea farm in the Tory Channel, she liked it so much she asked if she could return to work for the summer. The answer was “yes”, so Ruby, 18, has spent the last three...