Cuttlefest Citizen Science ,School Activities and teachers resources 


Cuttlefest celebrates the amazing marine life in our oceans and provides a great opportunity for schools, community groups and citizens to learn more about our local coast and marine environment and to get involved in on-ground conservation projects. Use the links below for great ideas on how you can get involved in citizen science and school activities for the annual Cuttlefest (held in Whyalla during winter) and also throughout the year.



Marine Parks of South Australian Waters teaching resources

Did you know the animal that has inspired Cuttlefest, the amazing Giant Australian Cuttlefish, breed in Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park?

Bring the cuttlefish and marine parks into your classroom by using two brand new teaching resources.


Giant Australian Cuttlefish | Great Southern Reef


CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF RESOURCES from national parks and wildlife services sa


Year 5 & 6 Resource: Be part of an invention convention about marine parks in South Australian waters is focussed on STEM.

Year 7-10 Resource: Understanding more about marine parks in South Australian waters is focussed on ecotourism with links to STEM, Geography and Work Studies.



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