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

New South Wales

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Talks & Events

Monthly Division Meetings
Date: Talks are held the 2nd Thursday of the month
Location: The King Street Brewhouse, Sydney


Upcoming Meetings
8 June 2017 - NSW Division Meeting 
Topic: Managing Lead and Health in Broken Hill, NSW
 Ms Frances Boreland (University of Sydney) and Peter Oldsen (Broken Hill Environmental Lead Program)
Location: City of Sydney RSL, 565 George St
Time: 5:30pm
GESSS NSW Registration
10 November 2017 - GESSS NSW -Earth Sciences Student Symposium
For more information please visit the Symposium website here.
Past Meetings
11 May - 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

13 April - 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 Universtiy


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