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Kangaroo Island’s Vivonne Bay Jetty restored
20 Sep 2013
Major restoration works to improve safety on Kangaroo Island’s Vivonne Bay Jetty are now complete.
Tall ships welcomed to Adelaide
29 Aug 2013
Three Dutch tall ships were welcomed at Outer Harbor on 28 August 2013 as they arrived for a local festival.
Illegal anchoring slowing destroying shipwreck
24 Aug 2013
Boaties are being asked to brush up on their knowledge of the location of South Australian shipwrecks after recreational divers reported serious damage to the wreck of the Zanoni.
$540 fine for no rego, safety gear
08 Aug 2013
Failing to register a powered boat and not carrying simple but essential safety gear has cost a Murray Bridge resident $540.
Suffocating swim almost tragic
31 Jul 2013
A first ski boat trip was nearly fatal for 11-year-old Patricia.
Caring for SA's Jetties
04 Jul 2013
South Australia's 76 jetties need constant care to keep them safe for use by the state's fishers - both pro and the occasional angler. Here's a look at some of them.
Watch out for wires across rail corridors
26 Jun 2013
Drivers of trucks and vehicles with high aerials must ensure they do not exceed height limits when passing under electrified wires along the southern rail network.
Pros and amateurs to gain from Port MacDonnell upgrade
20 Jun 2013
Australia’s southern rock lobster capital will be given a boost with upgrades and expansion to its fishing infrastructure.
Fish and dolphin deaths explained
03 Jun 2013
An extensive, multi-agency investigation has confirmed that the spate of fish and dolphin deaths around South Australia in March/April was caused by a combination of high water temperatures, algal blooms and dolphin Morbillivirus.
New national marine rules from 1 July 2013
02 Jun 2013
New national laws governing the practices of all commercial domestic boats within Australian waters have come into effect from 1 July 2013.
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