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Australia is home to several species of tuna, including Yellowfin Tuna, Southern Bluefin Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, and Albacore Tuna. These fish are highly migratory and can be found in different regions of Australian waters throughout the year.

Yellowfin Tuna (Thunnus albacares) is a popular game fish and commercial species in Australia. It has a sleek, streamlined body with a metallic blue-black back and silver belly. Yellowfin Tuna can grow up to 2 metres in length and weigh over 200kg. They are typically found in warm waters, and are commonly caught by trolling or by casting lures or baits.

Southern Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus maccoyii) is another important commercial and game fish in Australia. It is a larger species of tuna, with adults often reaching lengths of 2-2.5 metres and weights of up to 200kg. Southern Bluefin Tuna are found in the southern waters of Australia and migrate to warmer waters during the winter months. They are typically caught using purse seine nets or longline fishing methods.

Bigeye Tuna (Thunnus obesus) is a less common species of tuna in Australian waters, but is still an important commercial and game fish. They have a dark metallic blue-black back and silver belly, and can... ...Read More