Adelaide Launch Event

The Flinders Ranges Ediacara Foundation launch event was held on 23 July hosted by the Hon Steven Marshall, Premier of South Australia, in the historic Old Chamber at Parliament House, Adelaide.

The Historic Signing of Documents, Nilpena Woolshed, 28 March 2019

The historic woolshed at Nilpena, which dates to the 1870’s, witnessed the signing of several documents including contract for the Government to purchase 60,000 hectares of land, including the fossil beds and three historic buildings from Ross and Jane Fargher. A Memorandum of Understanding was also signed between the Premier, Steven Marshall, his Minister for Environment and Water, David Speirs and Mary Lou Simpson, Chair of the Foundation outlining the intent to work together for the protection, management and ongoing research and public education for the Ediacara fossils of the Flinders Ranges.

Photography (unless otherwise indicated) was courtesy of pro bono services by James Fitzroy Photography.