• Keep an eye out for a colonial sea squirt

    by  • April 26, 2010

      The Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre has been working closely with the NSW Department of Industry & Investment in helping raise awareness about the newly discovered marine pest known as Didemnum vexillum (or colonial sea squirt). Any boat owners, fishermen, yachtsmen or divers using Twofold Bay are urged to familiarise themselves with the...

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    Welcoming delegates from Marine Discovery Centres Australia next weekend

    by  • April 22, 2010

    Representatives from Marine Discovery Centres Australia will converge on Eden next weekend for the annual workshop/conference to share ideas, resources and some laughs.  It’s a great opportunity for the various centres to discuss new educational opportunities and also see what our region has to offer.  Check out the new website:  www.mdca.org.au to link to...

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    Another smiling face at the Marine Discovery Centre

    by  • February 10, 2010

    Staff at the Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre have enjoyed working with a visiting student from Santa Cruz, California over the last few weeks. Maia Lipkin, who is staying with her brother in Tathra, is studying Environmental Studies and is working on a project involving the development of Environmental Education tools. Maia has joined...

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    New Trainee at Marine Discovery Centre

    by  • February 10, 2010

    Board, Staff and Volunteers have been welcoming our newest staff member this week.  Jade Torr, who recently completed her HSC at Eden Marine High School, has been selected for a Traineeship in Certificate II Tourism. The Discovery Centre is working in conjunction with Auswide Projects and Sertec in managing Jade’s role in the Centre’s...

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