Holdfast

Secrets of Seaweed

Limestone Coast artists Jo Fife and Sally O'Connor present artworks to promote understanding of seabed ecology and the influence of the Bonney Upwelling on the most diverse group of algal species in the world.

Photo credit Tim Rosenthal

BLUE BULL KELP - DURVILLEA CODIUM ROCK POOL WRACK DURVILLEA & MACROCYSTIS ECKLONIA MACROCYSTIS PODS BLUE HORMOSIRA - NEPTUNE'S GRAPES MACROCYSTIS POSIDONIA BEDS
HORMOSIRA BROWN HOLDFAST KELP Delicate red epiphyte on Amphibolis stem HOLDFAST DURVILLEA RED ALGAL CELLS - FRUITING BODY BRANCHING RED ALGAL CELLS Ceramium 1 red algae Ceramium 2 red algae.
Ceramium 3 red algae.Colpomenia soriColpomenia, brown algae.Red algaeRED ALGAL FRUITING BODIESRED CROSS-SECTIONCHAETOMORPHA & RED ALGAEAMPHIBOLIS - SEAGRASS
CODIUM MICROSCOPICCORALLINE ALGAE BLACKCORALLINE ALGAE PINKCODIUMHOLDFASTCAULERPACODIUMCODIUM HANDPRESSED
Chasing Tides by Jo Fife Flint Deposit by Jo Fife Kelp Forest & Jetty Pylon by Jo Fife Holdfast by Jo Fife Macrosystis by Jo Fife Coraline Algae by Jo Fife Reef Dwellers by Jo Fife
Photos from Sectrets of Seaweed exhibition

Our past Exhibition & Events

Exhibition Opening

6th August 2023, at 12:30pm

An exhibition of works produced from workshops around the theme of Algae from the Port MacDonnell/Ngaranga coastline. 

To be opened by Limestone Coast Landscape Board Member, Robbie Davis.

Venue:  Port MacDonnell Community Complex:      5/7 Charles Street

Talk - Zoe Brittain

18 August 2023, 6-7pm

Q & A session to follow

Zoe Brittain is a PhD student at Deakin University in Warrnambool.  Her thesis is on the Sustainability of Seaweed.

Venue:  Port MacDonnell Community Complex:      5/7 Charles Street


Talk - With the Artists

3rd September 2023, 12:30pm

Venue:  Port MacDonnell Community Complex:      5/7 Charles Street