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In 1976 Hallett Cove was declared a Conservation Park because of its (unique) geology. It displays five different rock types, deposited in five different environments (under water and on land), in five different climatic conditions and when Australia was in five different positions on the Earth's surface eg from near the Equator to near the South Pole.
Anthropocene geology: old and new rocks at Henley Beach

Date: 7/10/21
This talk will give some background to the upcoming excursion to Henley Beach and Tennyson Dunes, by considering the origin of the rocks on the beach at Henley.

Note: the previously-advertised lecture on the Adams Event has been postponed.