Shoalhaven Marine & Freshwater Centre

Seaweeds Australia


SA Mission

Welcome to Seaweeds Australia, a networking forum for research, development, marketing and commercialisation of seaweed in Australia. Seaweeds Australia is the product of an identified, strategic need by research institutions, industry, the Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation and the fisheries Research & Development Corporation. The RIRDC have stimulated and funded R&D in the field of applied seaweed research for over a decade and have a history of seaweed related reports that can be found on their website using the search word “seaweed”. The FRDC are the lead funding agency for Aquaculture R&D within which seaweed can have an important role into the future. Seaweeds Australia is also a part of the New Rural Industries Australia network. If you wish to join Seaweeds Australia please email

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Last reviewed: 20 January, 2014