• Education

    Oceans Connected Launch was a great success

    by  • June 2, 2014 • Announcements, Education, Events, Research • 0 Comments

    Last Wednesday, May 28, the Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre conducted a survey using methodology from ClimateWatch. The survey was a fantastic experience for all involved and made extra special by the fact that it was matching a survey across the world. This survey marked the launch of ‘Oceans Connected‘ an exciting project that…

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    Shark attack data

    by  • April 9, 2014 • Announcements, Education, Research • 0 Comments

    There has been a lot of talk about shark attack statistics and safety as a result of last weeks tragedy in Tathra. We would like to allay peoples fear of sharks by presenting accurate and reliable data and statistics. We will then go through precautions to take to reduce the likelihood of attack. Sharks…

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    Birdlife Australia Shorebird Workshop

    by  • February 5, 2014 • Announcements, Education, Events

    SAVE THE DATE!! “BIRDLIFE AUSTRALIA” SHORE BIRD WORKSHOP!! MARCH  6th & 7th, 2014 (Thursday and Friday) 9:30am – 4:00pm Birdlife Australia will be hosting another Shorebird and Beach nesting bird Workshop with talks and presentations at the SCMDC, with the next day spent out in the field. Thursday will be at the Marine Discovery…

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    New Education Programs for 2014

    by  • January 30, 2014 • Announcements, Education

    The Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre is excited to announce the introduction of 2 NEW education programs in 2014. Marine Debris – What’s the harm? A hands-on, scientific look at what marine debris is and the  impacts that debris can have on our marine environment. Students will participate in discussion and activities surrounding this…

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    by  • December 3, 2013 • Announcements, Education • 0 Comments

    Glowing bacteria created from jellyfish seems like part of a strange science fiction movie but that is what students have been doing as part of an ANU funded education program. Throughout November students from Bega, Cooma, Narooma, Batemans Bay, Ulladulla and Moruya were lucky enough to participate in this program where they had the chance…

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