February 1, 2018
Oysters spawned

Our oysters have spawned

Members of the Port River Shellfish Restoration Project have been delighted to find the spat of Ostrea angasi, […]
January 15, 2018
The cover photograph of a spider

Article in SEGments

The December 2017 edition of SEGments, the journal of the Scientific Expedition Group Inc, includes an article on […]
November 25, 2017
Making a beach in a box

Little Buggers Club

Bower Cottages has a monthly Little Buggers Club, to interest children in nature. The Port Shellfish Restoration Project […]
January 26, 2017
Project group members with Mayor and Deputy Mayor on HMAS Leeuwin, Australia Day Award ceremony, January 25 2017

Australia Day Award

The Port River Shellfish Restoration Project Group received an Australia Day award from the City of Port Adelaide […]
January 20, 2017
Details showing shellfish in mural

Shellfish depicted in The Healing Mural

The Healing Mural, located on the walls of the Port Adelaide Visitors Centre, is a visual recording of […]
November 11, 2016

Community NRM grant successful

The Port River Shellfish Restoration Project today received notice that our application for a $5K Community NRM grant […]
September 4, 2016
Entries in the colonial diary

Colonial record of shellfish in Port River

A diary written in 1871  by Anthony Fotheringham describes how members of the crew from the sailing clipper […]
February 12, 2016
Oyster midden showing shellfish

Evidence of shellfish harvesting by Kaurna people long ago

The councils of Port Adelaide Enfield and Charles Sturt both provide historical information on their websites about Kaurna […]
November 27, 2015
Mussels in the Inner Harbour

Shellfish in the Inner Harbour

A trip taken around the Inner Harbour during a 0.3 m. low tide revealed lots of molluscs on […]