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South Australia's newest shellfish reef
27 May 2020

South Australia's newest shellfish reef

We’re building a shellfish reef off the coast of Glenelg! 1 million native oysters will be seeded in the artificial reef around the size of Adelaide Oval! This is such …
New shellfish reef to be built at Glenelg
27 May 2020

New shellfish reef to be built at Glenelg

South Australia will have its first metropolitan native shellfish reef at Glenelg with the $1.2 million project to boost fish numbers and create jobs.

Help select the location of South Australia’s next shellfish reef
20 Jan. 2020

Help select the location of South Australia’s next shellfish reef

South Australians can now have their say on the location of South Australia’s new metropolitan shellfish reef which will boost fish numbers and create jobs.

New plan to protect and restore SA’s coastal environments
08 Dec. 2019

New plan to protect and restore SA’s coastal environments

Our Blue Carbon Strategy will help mitigate climate change by protecting our seagrass meadows, saltmarshes and mangroves

New shellfish reef for South Australia
20 Nov. 2019

New shellfish reef for South Australia

We’re partnering with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to build a second shellfish reef in SA. Our $1.2m investment into the new reef at Gulf St Vincent will create a flourishing marine …
The Blue Carbon Strategy - a new plan to restore our coasts
08 Nov. 2019

The Blue Carbon Strategy - a new plan to restore our coasts

The Marshall Liberal Government has released a Blue Carbon Strategy for South Australia to help mitigate climate change by protecting our seagrass meadows, saltmarshes and mangroves.

Semaphore sand carting program update
25 Oct. 2019

Semaphore sand carting program update

Changes to the sand carting program at Semaphore will start from early next month following further consultation with local community representatives.

$4 million Regional Coast Protection Fund
16 Aug. 2019

$4 million Regional Coast Protection Fund

Regional and outer metropolitan councils can now apply for funding to repair, conserve and enhance South Australia’s coastline with applications now open.

West Beach sand carting continues
09 Jul. 2019

West Beach sand carting continues

We're continuing to roll out our $48.4 million plan to secure the future of Adelaide’s metropolitan beaches.

Our regional coastline gets a $4 million boost!
03 Jun. 2019

Our regional coastline gets a $4 million boost!

Another budget announcement! Our regional coastline gets a $4 million boost! I’m pleased to announce a huge injection of funding for our regional coastline – $4 million of new funding to …