© South Australian
Research & Development
SA boasts a number of leading research bodies supporting the development
of the seafood industry.
- SARDI is the key government research body responsible
for aquatic sciences. Located at West Beach SARDI provides a wide
support programs to the industry and currently hosts the Cooperative
Research Centre (CRC) for finfish aquaculture.
- Flinders University
Flinders has a long established record of involvement
in marine sciences and apart from offering a number of
degree courses conducts a significant amount of aquatic
research. Tel 8201 3911 Website www.flinders.edu.au
Marine Science Centre
Based in Port Lincoln, the Centre
is a collaboration between the seafood industry, Flinders University
and TAFE. The
Centre operates a number of marine research programs
for aquaculture students and researchers alike.
Tel 8683 2500
This body funds a number of research
projects annually for the oyster industry in South Australia.
complements a range of studies being undertaken in
other research establishments.
Tel 8682 1831
- University of Adelaide
The University has a wide array of
research programs in the food and public health areas and
research in product quality, handling and post harvest
issues. Tel 8303 4455 Website www.adelaide.edu.au