Notice of Annual General Meeting – 1 March 2020

Royal Society of Tasmania Annual General Meeting and Lecture – Sunday 1st  March   The Annual General Meeting of the Royal Society of Tasmania will be held on Sunday 1 March 2020 at 3 pm at the new location, The Old Woolstore Hotel lecture theatre, 1 Macquarie Street. Nominations for positions on the Royal Society of Tasmania […]

February in Launceston – Ngaire Hobbins

Ngaire Hobbins, Chair of the Tasmanian division of Australian Association or Gerontology, presents a lecture on the science of nutrition, ageing and brain health in ordinary language. She offers sensible, practical advice to help people make the most of later life. 23 February, 1.30pm.

Prof. Jean-Philippe Beaulieu – 1 March

Following the Annual General Meeting of the Royal Society, Prof. Jean-Philippe Beaulieu, chair in Astrophysics at the University of Tasmania, will present a lecture entitled The Secret Garden at Recherche Bay,1792 ∴   All members and friends are invited to attend. Admission: free for members of The Royal Society of Tasmania *       $6 general […]

2020 Northern Lecture Calendar

The Northern Chapter of the Royal Society of Tasmania is pleased to present the 2020 Calendar for the Launceston Lecture series, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Inveresk. The program commences on 23 February 2020. A few dates are still to be finalised so please check back for updates.

2020 Lecture Calendar – Hobart

The Royal Society of Tasmania Hobart lecture program for 2020:   We are pleased to present the Hobart lecture program for 2020. As usual, there is something for everyone and everything of value and interest to inquiring minds of all persuasions.   We would also like to announce a change to the session time for […]

Australian Academy of Science – Statement on Bushfires & Climate Change

The Australian Academy of Science has released a statement on the science behind bushfires and climate change.    See the Statement below or follow the Link to the Australian Academy of Science website:  AAS – Statement on bushfires   Statement regarding Australian bushfires                         […]

Royal Society Bursary Awards for 2019

 Royal Society of Tasmania awards bursaries to Tasmanian students  Ω In 2019, the Royal Society offered bursaries to Tasmanian secondary/senior secondary students to represent Australia at an international event. The bursaries were offered in the fields of science, mathematics, engineering, arts, humanities, and social sciences, in keeping with the aim of the society of ‘advancing […]

Student Bursaries 2020

Royal Society of Tasmania BURSARIES for TASMANIAN STUDENTS 2020   The Royal Society of Tasmania is offering bursaries for Tasmanian secondary/senior secondary students who have been selected through a competitive process to represent Australia at an international event. The amount of each bursary may be up to $1000.   What is the Royal Society of […]

Royal Society 2020 Calendar

Penguins and sea birds of Antarctica, the illustrations of Edward Adrian Wilson (1872–1912), artist on the Robert Falcon Scott expeditions to the south . The Royal Society of Tasmania 2020 Calendar is now available for purchase. A beautiful gift for any occasion, the calendar can be purchased at our on-line shop, by postal order or […]