Mereenie Sandstone at Seymour Range, Northern Territory - image courtesy Verity Normington

Northern Territory

Talks & Events

Upcoming Division Meetings

24 August 2018 – NT Division Talk
Speakers: Gary Price (Bowgan Minerals, speaker) and Aaron Brown
: Exploration of the 8 Fingers uranium prospect using biogeochemical methods, Bowgan Uranium Project, Barkly tablelands, Northern Territory

Location: Darwin - NT Geological Survey office, 3rd Floor, Paspalis Centrepoint Building, 48-50 Smith St, Darwin. Alice Springs (streamed) - NT Geological Survey office, NT House, level 1, Bath St, Alice Springs
Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm
DetailsIf you are able to be in either of these locations and would like to dial in to watch, please contact Verity Normington at who will organise a link

Previous Division Meetings

18 May 2018  
Speakers: Nassar Pragt and Pierre-Olivier Bruna (Delft University of Technology, Netherlands)
Topic: Reconstructing the geological history and predicting fracture network arrangement in the McArthur Basin, NT Australia


2 February 2018
Speaker: Dr Grant Cox (University of Adelaide)
Topic: The Neoproterozoic: from Snowball Earth to Atmospheric Oxygenation

31 January 2018
NT Division Annual General Meeting

1 December 2017
Topic: Stinky mud, bacteria, and the Neoproterozoic rise of atmospheric oxygen
Speaker: Marcus Kunzmann, CSIRO and NTGS

16 Nov 2017
Topic: Use of botanical mapping as an exploration tool in the modern exploration environment: an example from exploration for Uranium, using Mitchell grass (sp: Astrebla lappacea) at the Bowgan project, Barkly tablelands, Northern Territory  
Gary Price, Bowgan Minerals

21 April 2017
Topic: Biogeochemistry of the Velkerri Formation
Speaker: Dr Brian Cox, University of Adelaide

3 April 2017
Topic: The mid-Proterozoic (1.8–0.8 Ga) basin of northern Canada and their link to Australia
Speaker: Associate Professor Galen P. Halverson, Dpt of Earth and Planetary Sciences, McGill University

2 February 2017
Northern Territory Division Annual General Meeting

3 February 2017
Northern Territory Division Annual Dinner 

Other talks and events

Division Councillor Election Process for 2014-2018
Divisional Councillor Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)


Chair: Christine Edgoose

Vice Chair: Jo Whelan

Secretary: Verity Normington

Treasurer: Eloise Beyer

Stratigraphic Nomenclature subcommittee
Chair: Verity Normington