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Southern Right Whale to join Sperm Whale in SA Museum collection

Tweet On Tuesday morning, a Southern Right Whale was reported by a commercial fisherman to be seen ashore at Point Bolingbroke on South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula. The whale was deceased; its body showing evidence of possible propeller strike and scavenging

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Southern Right Whales make waves for Centrex Metals’ Port Spencer proposal

Tweet On Friday afternoon, a southern right whale and calf paid a visit to Lipson Cove, north of Tumby Bay on Lower Eyre Peninsula. Mick McCallum was fishing for salmon at the time, and passed the news on to locals,

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Public comments sought on Port Spencer’s threats to Fairy Terns and Southern Right Whales

Tweet In October of 2012, emerging iron ore mining company Centrex Metals released additional information regarding their proposed Port Spencer project. The port development, which had previously sought State approval as the Sheep Hill Deep Water Port Facility on Eyre Peninsula, made

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Port Spencer development proposal threatens wildlife of Lipson Cove and Lipson Island

Tweet When the Port Spencer project was first brokered to the public, it took the name of Sheep Hill- and for years, media releases and interviews carefully avoided mentioning the true location of the proposed facility- adjacent to Lipson Cove.

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