Our 2021 Calendar reduced to $7 for members

Some Society publications can be purchased online.


Impact of Plastics on Marine Wildlife

The Northern Branch invites you to a lecture entitled “Impact of Plastics on Marine Wildlife” on 23 May 2021. Dr Jennifer Lavers will highlight Australia’s contributions to this emerging and important field of research. Open the post for more information.

RST Medal presentation and Governor’s Lecture, Government House

On Tuesday 16 March 2021, members of the RST were the guests of Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania, and Mr Richard Warner. Open this post to read about the event and view the text of the Governor’s lecture on “Improving literacy and education standards in Tasmania”.

Australian Mineral Discoverers 1950-2010

The book “Australian Mineral Discoverers: 1950-2010” features the stories of 65 Australian mineral explorers and educators, and their discovery of buried minerals. Order now in the online shop.

Renew your membership now

Your support for the Royal Society this year has been much appreciated. Please renew your membership. You now have the option to make renewal automatic in future. Open this post to learn how to renew.

That’s What I Call Science!

Want to learn something new while stuck at home? Tune in to “That’s What I Call Science”, a weekly radio show and podcast featuring interesting and relevant science happening in Tasmania and across Australia. . Niamh Chapman, one of our new Royal Society of Tasmania Council members, is the founding director and regular host of the […]

Entomology GO by Bug Girl (aka Shasta Henry)

   The Royal Society of Tasmania Entomology Go challenge – what will you spot?   With nearly ten quintillion insects on earth you can’t catch em all!! But you may have a photo of an unknown insect on your phone, a dead one on your windowsill or a live one in your backyard? Royal Society […]

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