The Three Sisters at Echo Point, Katoomba - image courtesy Paul Harvey

New South Wales

Click here for the November 2017 Newsletter

Talks & Events

Monthly Division Meetings
Date: Talks are held the 2nd Thursday of the month

Monthly Meetings on YouTube
Click here is you want to watch the presentations from NSW Division Meetings online
Upcoming Meetings


Past Meetings

9 November 2017 - NSW Division Monthly Meeting
Topic: Student Presentations
Location: City of Sydney RSL, 565 George Street, Sydney
Time: 5:30pm

12 October 2017 - NSW Division Monthly Meeting

Topic: Regional mapping with the Geological Survey of NSW: projects and directions
Speaker: Phil Gilmore (Geological Survey of NSW)

14 September 2017 New South Wales Division Meeting
Topic: Towards a grand unified theory of the Earth's interior: Marrying geophysics, geodynamics, and geochemistry
Speaker: A/Prof Juan-Carlos Afonso, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Macquarie Uni

5 August 2017 New South Wales Division Meeting
Topic: Eastern Australia's submarine landslides and their tsunamogenic potential
 Dr Samantha Clarke, School of Geosciences, The University of Sydney

13 July 2017 
New South Wales Division Meeting
Topic: River piracy in the Caribbeans: evolution of fault arrays and river networks within the plate triple junction of Guatemala
Speaker: Dr Gilles Brocard 

11 May 2017 - New South Wales Division Meeting
Topic: Hydrothermal activity in the Eastern Manus Basin, Papua New Guinea: A natural laboratory, or the birthplace of a new industry?
Speaker: Dr Chris Yeats, NSW Geological Survey

13 April 2017 - New South Wales Division Meeting and Annual General Meeting

Topic: Unravelling a miner's myth that environmental contamination in mining and smelting towns is naturally occurring
Speaker: Prof Mark Taylor, Macquarie University


Chair: Paul Harvey, Macquarie University

Secretary: Carmen Braz, University of Sydney

Treasurer: Anthony Lanati, Macquarie University

Newletter Editor
Mira van der Ley, UNSW

Kelsie Dadd, Curious Minds – Girls in STEM
Sabin Zahirovic, University of Sydney
Stephanie Hawkins
Melinda Deacon
Elizabeth Dowding
Joanna Parr, CSIRO
Kenny Lo, UNSW Undergraduate
Angela Lay, UNSW postgraduate
Graham Carr, formerly of CSIRO