Royal Society of NSW News & Events

Royal Society of NSW News & Events
DEC
31

Past President honoured by new mineral name

Prof. P.A. Williams​

Professor Peter Williams, a recent past President of the Royal Society of New South Wales (elected in 2001) has been extended a remarkable and rare honour. A new mineral has been named after him to honour his contribution to mineral research around the world. Called, Petewilliamsite, the dark brown/red/violet mineral was found in Germany and contai...

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JUL
19

Relocation of the RSNSW office to Sydney University

July: The Society has moved into its new premises at 121 Darlington Road, Darlington Campus, Sydney University . The Office is located directly behind the Darlington Centre's Forum Restaurant on City Road where the Annual Dinner has been held for the past two years. While operations commenced at the new office on 19 July, there is still much work t...

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MAR
21

Governor General becomes Patron of RSNSW

We are delighted to be able to announce that the Governor-General of Australia, Major General Michael Jeffery AC, CVO, MC has agreed to become our patron. His Excellency met with the President, Karina Kelly, Hon Sec, Prof. Jak Kelly and Hon Sec (Ed), Prof. Peter Williams on Saturday 20th March at Admiralty House. The Governor-General showed a great...

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DEC
31

Life Membership

At a recent Meeting, Council unanimously bestowed Life Membership upon Mrs Maren Kryskov Tryst in recognition of her many years of dedicated service and contribution to the Society both as Honorary Secretary Editor and as Coordinator of the Society's Summer Schools over many years.​

MAR
13

Annual Dinner 2004

Friday, 12th March 2004 Venue: the Forum Restaurant, Darlington Centre, Sydney University Guest and speaker: Her Excellency, the Governor of NSW, Professor Marie Bashir AC Awarding of the Clarke Memorial Medal, Edgeworth David Medal and the Society's Medal Around 50 members and guest attended. Official guests included our Patron, Her Excellency, th...

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