Scientific name: Macquaria Ambigua
Other names: Yellowbelly, Callop

  • Golden Perch (Yellowbelly) are carnivorous fish and a popular species for farm dams.
  • Size: Commonly less than 5kg (can grow to 23kg), usually taking 2 years to reach 600-800g.
  • Please note Golden Perch are difficult to train to accept artificial food.
  • Considered good eating. Soft textured flesh.
  • Tolerates temperature from 4°c - 37°c and pH range between 6.8 - 7.8.
  • Golden Perch are excellent angling fish – strike hard, good fighters.

STOCKING RATE IN DAMS: 1 fish per 2 sqm (2000/acre)

PRICING (ex. gst and delivery)

Av Size.           Price/ea <50        Price/ea >50
4-5cm               $2.50                   $1.80