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Thar she blows: its whale watching season in SA
11 May 2018
South Australia’s whale watching season has officially started with the first whale recently spotted at the tip of the Fleurieu Peninsula.
04 September 2017
Seaweek is on again from 4 - 10 September 2017.
Discover secrets of the sea
29 August 2017
Visit the Pop-Up Marine Discovery Centre on display at the Port Lincoln Library this Seaweek.
Schools get salty for Science Week
17 August 2017
Students and teachers recently got their feet wet on a scientific expedition exploring coastal saltmarsh ecosystems.
22 recreational fishing projects win funding through Government grants
03 August 2017
More fish and more enjoyment for South Australian anglers are the likely outcomes of the 22 fishing projects that were allocated over $500,000 in the final round of the State Government’s Recreational Fishing Grants Programme.
Status report on SA’s marine parks marks World Oceans Day
08 June 2017
A progress summary on South Australia’s marine park network has been published online.to celebrate World Oceans Day today.
Endangered Australian sea lions star in video launched for World Environment Day
05 June 2017
A new educational video about endangered Australian sea lions was launched today to celebrate World Environment Day and encourage more people to engage with nature.
Watch SA’s whales this winter at the Head of Bight and Victor Harbor
14 May 2017
South Australia’s whale watching season has officially started with two Southern Right Whales recently spotted at the Head of Bight.
Come see SA’s Giant Australian Cuttlefish colourful show
13 May 2017
Thousands of Giant Australian Cuttlefish are on their way to Whyalla – and South Australians are encouraged to book their spot to snorkel with experienced instructors and see the annual migration of these colourful creatures.
World Oceans Day 2017
08 May 2017
World Oceans Day celebrates the ocean and this year on Thursday 8 June we are encouraging the solution to plastic pollution and preventing marine litter.
Volunteers dive deep to help monitor SA’s marine parks
27 March 2017
A world-renowned citizen science programme has been adopted in South Australia to improve monitoring of the State’s underwater reefs within our world-class marine parks network.
Recreational fishing community grants to close in a week
13 March 2017
South Australian fishing clubs, community groups and councils have a week left to apply for grants of up to $100,000 to boost recreational fishing for the state.
02 September 2016
Come and celebrate the sea during Seaweek (3-11 September).
Marine parks economic impact studies released
01 October 2015
The State Government today released Regional Impact Assessment Statements (RIAS) for Ceduna, Kangaroo Island and Port Wakefield which investigated any economic or social impacts resulting from the introduction of sanctuary zones in those areas.
Environmental students dip their toes into marine studies
18 June 2015
A group of 40 students and teachers from eight Southern Yorke Peninsula schools took part in a reef walk and marine activities at Port Vincent as part of the 2015 Natural Resources Northern and Yorke Young Environmental Leaders (YEL) program recently.
Piering beneath the waves
29 November 2012
This summer why not discover the wonders underneath your local jetty?
Neptune Islands Group (Ron and Valerie Taylor) Marine Park
29 November 2012
The Neptune Islands Group Marine Park will be renamed in honour of Ron and Valerie Taylor.
Marine Park management plans and zoning finalised
29 November 2012
South Australia’s 19 marine parks have had their management plans and zoning finalised.
Marine Parks message wins award
09 July 2012
Marine Parks’ team win Best Interactive Display award at this year’s Adelaide Boat Show.
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