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Position vacant – Coastal Projects Coordinator, DEWNR Adelaide

Salary/Conditions:           $68,004 – $76,178 p.a. (ASO5)
Full-time – Contract up to 31/01/2014
Ref:           Vacancy No: C8197/2012

The Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR) was created on 1 July 2012 to bring together environment and natural resources management in South Australia. The new Department was created by amalgamating the Department […]

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Position Vacant – Coastal Management Officer, Streaky Bay, Elliston or Ceduna, SA

Advertiser: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
Location: Streaky Bay, Elliston or Ceduna, SA
Salary/Conditions: $52,535 – $64,475 p.a. (PO1); Full time – Contract up to 31/05/2013

The Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR) was created on 1 July 2012 to bring together environment and natural resources management in South Australia. The new Department […]

By |October 12th, 2012|Events, Jobs, SA Chapter|Comments Off|

Position vacant – Coast, Estuary and Marine Officer, District Council of Mallala SA

ID:

4418080

Category:

JOB VACANCIES

Region:

SA

Title:

Coast, Estuary and Marine Officer

Advertiser:

District Council of Mallala

Location:

Two Wells, South Australia

Salary/Conditions:

2-year contract

Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Region – Northern Coast.

Help us implement the Metropolitan Adelaide and Northern Coastal Action Plan and the Regional Natural Resources Management (NRM) Plan by joining the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges NRM region’s Coast and […]

By |May 17th, 2012|Events, Jobs, SA Chapter|Comments Off|

South Australian ACS Branch Update – Dec 2011

The SA chapter has had several smaller member group meetings in the latter half of 2011 and it’s been great to have a few more passionate bods on deck! Our focal issue has been the Kangaroo Island Pro Surf contest, which was held in early November.

The KI Pro Surf contest was the subject of […]

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Rising seas data ‘not scare campaign’ – ABC News

Climate Change Minister Greg Combet says the Federal Government is not trying to scare people by releasing data about the risks of rising sea levels in metropolitan Adelaide.

The Government is making available topographical information which outlines six local government areas at risk of inundation if sea levels rise.

Mr Combet says it is not a […]

By |May 19th, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|

Remnant dune protection campaign a success – Minda dunes, North Brighton (SA)

The Australian Coastal Society (SA chapter) has won its “Save Minda Dunes!” campaign with the announcement that Minda Incorporated has caved in to community pressure and will not build on heritage-listed sand dunes at North Brighton.

Disability service provider Minda met with strong community opposition when it announced a $200 million project to build four […]

By |May 12th, 2011|Latest news, News, SA Chapter|Comments Off|

ACS supports heritage listing of the remnant Tennyson dunes (SA)

The Australian Coastal Society is supporting an application for heritage listing of the remnant Tennyson dunes (SA) under the Heritage Places Act (1993).

The Tennyson dunes are the most significant remnant dune system remaining on the Adelaide metropolitan coast. Prior to European settlement, sand dunes ran almost uninterrupted along thirty kilometres of Adelaide’s coast – […]

By |April 8th, 2011|Latest news, News, SA Chapter|Comments Off|

SA Chapter update

AUGUST 2010

South Australia is one of the new kids on the ACS block – and it’s off to a flying start! Claire Lock commenced as Chair of the SA chapter in early 2010, and brings her strong networks and knowledge of coastal and natural resource management to the role. Claire and […]

By |January 21st, 2011|SA Chapter|Comments Off|

SA Chapter update

APRIL 2010

Australian Coastal Society submission regarding Minda’s draft Master Plan

ACS media release regarding the Minda draft Master Plan

Resulting media:

Minda apartments plan plants a seed of doubt – The Guardian Messenger, 27 April 2010
Outrage at beachfront apartment block plan – The Advertiser, 4 May 2010

By |January 21st, 2011|SA Chapter|Comments Off|

South Australia State Chapter Update

The South Australian chapter has continued its advocacy role, maintaining behind-the-scenes campaigning for protection of remnant sand dunes at North Brighton on the metropolitan coast. Information sharing continues via the “Save Minda Dunes!” facebook group, discussions with local councillors and other concerned groups. Chapter chair Claire Lock gave a presentation to Nature Conservation Society […]

By |January 19th, 2011|SA Chapter|Comments Off|