Browse Entries

Use Trove to find more resources by/about this Corporate entry

  • Trove

Exhibitions

  • Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection

Corporate entry Geological Society of Australia Inc (1952 - )

From
1952
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Functions
Association and Society or membership organisation
Website
http://www.gsa.org.au/
Reference No
ABN: 93 652 757 443
Location
Suite 706, 301 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000

Summary

The Geological Society of Australia Inc. was established in 1952. At the start of the twenty-first century the Society had over 3,200 members, which included geologists, geophysicists, geochemists, palaeontologists and other interested professionals. The society has divisions in all Australian States and Territories.

From their Web site, December 2001, "The Geological Society of Australia was established in 1952 as a
learned, non-profit organisation. The society's objectives are to promote, advance and support the earth sciences within the scientific and wider communities."

Related People

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Geological Society of Australia - Records, 1952 - 2000, MS 085; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Conference Papers

  • Cooper, B. J., 'The Geological Society of Australia', in D. F. Branagan and G. H. McNally (eds), Useful and Curious Geological Enquiries Beyond the World: Pacific-Asia Historical Themes: The 19th International INHIGEO Symposium, Sydney, Australia, 4-8 July, 1994, International Commission on the History of Geological Sciences, Sydney, 1994, pp. 275-285. Details

Edited Books

  • Cooper, B. J.;Branagan, D. F. (ed.), Rock Me Hard...Rock me Soft: a History of the Geological Society of Australia Incorporated, The Geological Society of Australia Incorporated, Sydney, 1994, 194 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_g.html. Details
  • Branagan, D. F., 'Mosher, Kenneth George (1913-1990), Geologist, Public servant and Military', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 18, 2012, p. 186. Details

Ailie Smith