Viewing: April, 1997

Apr 30

April 30, 1997

Port Moorowie ca1916 State Library of SA B12702

Port Moorowie Jetty

In May 1980, Peter Gilbert took me out in his rubber duck for a dive at Broken Bottom. When we arrived at the site I was embarrassed to find that I had left all of my three face masks in my car at the Glenelg ramp. We had to return to the shore to pick one of them up. Eight... Read more

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Apr 30

April 30, 1997

Whale Rescue Group workshop in Port Adelaide hits the news

Last month I was one of more than 100 volunteers who attended one of three Whale Stranding Workshops held by the Australian Dolphin Research Foundation. Mike Bossley was in charge of the workshop and the speaker was Sheryl Gibney from NZ’s Project Jonah. We saw slides, watched videos and took notes of Sheryl’s talk. After a lunch break we went... Read more

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Apr 30

April 30, 1997

Leafy Sea Dragon

Dragon Search & Leafy Sea Dragon protection

Steve tabled a Certificate of Appreciation from Dragon Search at our March meeting. It was awarded to him for his support of Dragon Search during 1996. Steve was also applauded by members at the meeting for receiving the certificate. In January Philip Hall tabled a letter to be sent to the Government regarding the issuing of licences for the collection... Read more

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