February 9, 2021

ECF celebrates 5 years of Shellfish Restoration

ECF celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Port River Shellfish Restoration Project at an event for volunteers and […]
December 21, 2020

Adelaide University students test oceanic ‘soundscapes’

Three University of Adelaide students are conducting some of their research on oceanic ‘soundscapes’ in the Port River, near […]
October 27, 2020

Second reef in inner harbour

On Friday October 16th a second small reef was set at the southern end of the inner harbour, […]
February 5, 2020

Native oyster reef extension

Estuary Care Foundation volunteers and BSAC divers have extended our reef for native oysters in the inner harbour […]
April 23, 2019
Flier for Port Oyster Tales & Bubbles events for History Festival 2019

History Festival events

The Foundation has organised three sessions of Port Oyster Tales and Bubbles for the 2019 History Festival. Rae […]
April 23, 2019
BSAC volunteer divers after checking on Inner Harbour trial reef

Reef Success, so far

Almost two years after the Estuary Care Foundation’s native oyster trials began, the Foundation is successfully trialling oysters […]
February 6, 2019
Native oyster on reef, returned by ECF, filtering River water

Native Oysters transferred to Inner Harbour reef

On February 2nd, two divers from BSAC Adelaide, and Steve Reynolds of the Marine Life Society, translocated adult […]
December 5, 2018
3 layer design of subtidal reef by Phill McPeake

Subtidal reef for native oysters in Inner Harbour, Port River

A small trial reef, for native oysters, was built today in the Inner Harbour. Foundation trials have shown, […]
November 4, 2018
Photo of Alan Fletcher, ASC employee with oyster basket for native oyster trial

ASC involved in native oyster trials

ASC Pty Ltd, formerly the Australian Submarine Corporation, has been a participating site in the Foundation’s native oyster […]
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