The Australian Journal of Earth Sciences

About the Journal

The Australian Journal of Earth Sciences (AJES) is the official journal of the Geological Society of Australia. Eight issues are published per year and contain peer-reviewed papers covering all fields of Earth Science. The AJES Journal Citation Report Impact Factor is 1.492. AJES is printed in Full Colour, at no extra charge to authors.

AJES is available in full-text in developing nations through a range of special online arrangements, courtesy of our publisher Taylor & Francis.

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Editorial Board

A. S. Andrew, NSW
C. L. Fergusson, University of Wollongong, NSW

D. I. Cendón, ANSTO, NSW
B. G. Jones, University of Wollongong, NSW

A. S. Andrew, NSW
C. L. Fergusson, University of Wollongong, NSW
S. Fletcher, Geological Society of Australia, NSW
C. J. Tiddy, University of South Australia, SA
G. L. Fraser, Geoscience Australia, ACT
J. M. Parr, CSIRO, NSW

2018, 2019, 2020
A. P. Belperio, Minotaur Exploration, SA
B. K. Davis, Orefind, WA
A. I. S. Kemp, University of Western Australia, WA
M. Norman, Australian National University, ACT
A. Reid, Geological Survey of South Australia, SA

2019, 2020, 2021
R. A. Glen, Macquarie University, NSW
R. A. Henderson, James Cook University, Qld
S. Jones, Gold Fields, WA
W. V. Preiss, Geological Survey of South Australia, SA

 2020, 2021, 2022
C. M. Allen, QUT, Qld
G. Caprarelli, University of Souther Queensland, Qld
R. R. Hillis, University of Adelaide, SA
P. Kinny, Curtin University, WA
P. W. Schmidt, MagneticEarth, NSW