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 […]
July 9, 2018
Growth in weight of native oysters in Port River trial

Adult native oysters show healthy growth

In the twelve months, from 31st May 2017 to the first week of June 2018, most of our […]
June 16, 2018
Oyster grdeners

Messenger newspaper features oyster gardeners

Some of the oyster gardeners at North Haven were featured in this week’s Portside Messenger.
May 31, 2018
CYC Groundswell magazine, pp13 June edition 2018

Twelve months for Native Oysters at CYC

The winter edition of the Cruising Yacht Club’s magazine Groundswell features an article about how our native oysters […]
May 31, 2018
Members of the Port RIver Shellfish Restoration Project with spat in petrie dish

Native oyster spat (babies) try the Estuary as home

Twelve months ago to the day, the Port River Shellfish Restoration Project began trials with 312 native adult […]
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