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Securing the future of our coastline

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The biggest seagrass restoration trial in Australia is being done in SA

Video: The biggest seagrass restoration trial in Australia is being done in SA

Coasts

The South Australian Government has announced a new investment in both metropolitan and regional coasts with:

  • Additional sand, including sourcing around 500,000 cubic metres of external sand from outside of Adelaide for the metropolitan coastline ($20 million).
  • Building a sand recycling pipeline from Semaphore to West Beach, as well as sand dune restoration and revegetation in partnership with local councils and community groups ($28.4 million).
  • Support for regional coasts to help repair, restore and sustain them in partnership with local councils ($4 million).

The State Government is also restoring lost seagrass, working with local councils to limit damaging stormwater run-off from entering Gulf St Vincent, research and development and building a new reef. Find out more here.

To find out about sand movement works underway go to Adelaide beach works.

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