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Stay up-to-date on on the latest news and upcoming events here!  This page has news from the Sebastian Inlet District and our partners at Sebastian Inlet State Park, announcements for upcoming educational lectures and events at the Park, and other important information. Sign up for our email list if you never want to miss any news: 

Wide view of dynamite blast of the last plug of sand between the Indian River and waters of the Atlantic Ocean with construction crews looking on

100 YEARS AT SEBASTIAN  INLET – Get your copy of this limited edition coffee table book today! 

With a rich history, tales of old Florida and early pioneer settlers who persevered to open a “cut” or an inlet connecting the Indian River and the Atlantic Ocean, the Sebastian Inlet District is pleased to release this 112-page, hard cover coffee table book available to the public through Pediment Publishing.  Featuring  never-before-seen photos from the District’s archives dating back to the…

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aerial view of Sebastian Inlet looking East

Florida Park Service Has Been Awarded the 2019 Gold Medal Award in Parks and Recreation 

Governor Ron DeSantis announced the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Park Service was awarded the 2019 National Gold Medal award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association. This achievement makes Florida the only park system in the nation to…

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Photo of Lisa Frazier and Chris Hendricks

Two New Sebastian Inlet District Commissioners Sworn In for Brevard and Indian River Counties

Lisa Frazier, Seat 5-Brevard County, and Chris Hendricks, Seat 4-Indian River County, were elected and sworn-in in November as two new Commissioners for the Sebastian Inlet District after November’s election.  Frazier and Hendricks will serve four-year terms and join Commission Chairman Jenny Lawton Seal, Seat 1-Brevard County; Beth Mitchell, Seat 2-Indian River County; Michael Rowland, Seat 3-…

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