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Murray Cod

Scientific name: Maccullochella peelii peelii

Other common names: goodoo greenfish

  • Murray Cod are Australia’s largest freshwater fish.
  • A carnivorous fish, Murray Cod are a popular species for farm dams.
  • Not recommended to be stocked with other fish due to their aggressive and territorial nature and large size.
  • Murray Cod will breed in dams given suitable conditions.
  • Size: Commonly 60+cm, 3-8kg, usually to 1kg in 12 months.
  • Tolerates temperature from 8°c – 25°c and pH range between 7 – 8.
  • Maximum recorded size 1.83m, and 113kg.
  • Considered excellent eating below 8kg.
  • Murray Cod are considered Australia’s No 1 freshwater angling fish – its power and endurance are legendary.


1 fish per 20 sqm (200/acre).


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Av Size.           0-50                    50-500
5-7cm             $4.50                   $3.00
7-10cm           $5.50                   $4.00

Murray Cod