Intra-Conference excursion - Hallett Cove Conservation Park

Leaders

Dr Jim Gehling (South Australian Museum, Adelaide)
Adj Prof Jim Jago (University of South Australia, Adelaide)

Visit

This excursion to the classic Hallett Cove geological heritage site will be held on the afternoon of Wednesday 13 July. Participants will be able to inspect Ediacaran strata subjected to Delamerian folding, Permian glacial deposits plus associated glaciation features and Cenozoic deposits, while enjoying the boardwalk and coastal scenery. This excursion is included in the conference registration fee.

 

Aerial view of Hallet Cove in June 2009 (D. García-Bellido)Aerial view of Hallett Cove Conservation Park in June 2009 (D. García-Bellido)


Geological of Hallet Cove cross-section from the Hallet Cove Geological Trail brochure, PIRSA (GSA, South Australia)Geological sketch of Hallett Cove cross-section from the Hallet Cove Geological Trail brochure, PIRSA (GSA, South Australia) 

To download the Geological Society of Australia - South Australian Division brochure on Hallett Cove Geological Trail published by the Government of South Australia - PIRSA, click here HallettCoveBrochure-PIRSA.pdf