Benefits of membership
The Geological Society of Australia gives members an outstanding opportunity to keep in touch with scientific developments, present the results of their work, and contribute to discussions on vocational and scientific topics.

As the premier Australian geoscience society, membership provides an essential network of contacts as well as publications, meetings, events and opportunities including:
  • Subscription to an internationally recognised and peer-reviewed scientific journal, The Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, available in hard copy and online, or online only.
  • Online access to the journals Geodinamica Acta and The International Geology Review.
  • An alternative subscription choice of Alcheringa, the publication of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists.
  • Reduced Member registration rates for the biennial convention, selected workshops and symposia.
  • Special prices on the GSA's Special Publication series.
  • Subscription to the GSA's popular quarterly magazine The Australian Geologist, which covers the broad range of specialist geoscience issues in an entertaining and accessible format.
  • Email updates on GSA Events and AJES.
  • Divisional meetings held regularly across Australia and featuring speakers on current topics.
  • Affiliation with a local State or Territory.
  • Optional subscription to various Specialist Groups.
  • GSA members are entitled to receive 10% discount off Taylor and Francis books; and 50% discount off Taylor and Francis journals (no limit on the number)
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For enquiries regarding membership contact:
The Geological Society of Australia
T: 02 9160 8193
International T: +61 2 9160 8193
E: [email protected]

How can the GSA assist you?

The GSA recognises the valuable efforts of our members and the Society’s Division & Specialist Group volunteers.

We aim to assist the Divisions and Specialist Groups and all members as much as possible, with the business office taking on administrative tasks so members and volunteers can focus on their activities and areas of expertise. Please contact the GSA office [email protected]