Art exhibition – open weekends 2 to 24 February 2019



Dinosaur Symposium – March 2019

A Symposium: Dinosaurs and Evolution of Life. Hobart, Tasmania 23-24thMarch 2019 Supported by The Royal Society of Tasmania, Geological Society of Australia (Tas. Div.) and  The University of Tasmania   ∞ CLICK here FOR LINK TO SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION @ Purchase Events ∞   Abstract submission deadline:  12 January 2019   First circular: Call for abstracts The […]

175th Anniversary Program

  In October 2018, the Royal Society of Tasmania will be celebrating 175 years – a terquasquicentennial anniversary. The Royal Society of Tasmania was the first Royal Society to be established outside the United Kingdom The Society was founded in 1843 by Sir John Eardley-Wilmot, Lieutenant Governor, as the Botanical and Horticultural Society of Van […]

DINOSAUR rEVOLUTION Exhibition at TMAG – On NOW until 5 May 2019

Happy New Year

We will soon be putting up our lecture program for 2019. In the meantime, our 175 Anniversary celebrations continue with exhibitions and events. Please check our anniversary program for more details :-       ∞ Symposium   The family friendly symposium about dinosaurs and the evolution of life takes place at the University of […]

Massive Dinosaur Picnic

Saturday 10 November. In the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens the Royal Society of Tasmania put on a dinosaur party, the likes of which have not been seen for about sixty-five million years. The crowds came from far and wide for this Jurassic celebration. Thanks to everyone who made this great event a great event.   Photography by […]

Government House Reception for 175th Anniversary

Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania, and Mr Warner generously hosted a reception for Society members on 16 October to celebrate to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the Royal Society of Tasmania. The Governor gave a brief history of the Society and congratulated members on their continued enthusiasm for the advancement […]