Attention: Re: Leafy seadragons at Rapid Bay

Attention: Re: Leafy seadragons at Rapid Bay

With the steps at the Noarlunga jetty out of commission, the number of divers and diver training courses using the Rapid Bay jetty has increased. Concerns have been expressed that the leafy seadragons may be disturbed by diver traffic. We would kindly remind all...
AUSTRALIA’S Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018

AUSTRALIA’S Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018

AUSTRALIA’S Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018(UCH Act) became an act of parliament on24 August 2018. It is anticipated that the UCH Actwill come into force on 1 July 2019.What are the implications for divers who want toresearch and explore Australian shipwrecks...
The Recent Storms at Port Noarlunga jetty

The Recent Storms at Port Noarlunga jetty

The present Port Noarlunga jetty was built between 1919 and 1921 to replace the first jetty, built in 1855. The location for the first jetty was known as Port Onkaparinga at the time. That first jetty was demolished in 1914. The newly-built present jetty was soon...