August at QVMAG – The Governor of Tasmania

  Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania, will give a talk on the history of the Government House gardens. Sunday 25 August in the Meeting Room, QVMAG, Inveresk.

September at TMAG – Dr Anita Hansen

The Royal Society of Tasmania presents Dr. Anita Hansen   Creating History: how does a settler society create its own independent history and identity?   Tuesday, 3 September 2019 8.00pm in the Royal Society Rooms, Customs House Building, Dunn Place, Hobart Ω   This is a companion to last month’s lecture by Marley Large, Snapshots […]

September at QVMAG – Dr Tas van Ommen

The Royal Society presents Dr van Ommen who will share his knowledge of climate change gained over six research expeditions to the Antarctic. 22 September 2019 @ 1.30pm in the Meeting Room at Inveresk

2019 Lecture Calendar

The Royal Society of Tasmania Hobart lecture program for 2019:   MARCH 5  –  Scott Rankin: Tasmanian Australian of the year for 2018. APRIL 2 – Dr Elizabeth Robinson: On educating young people in Tasmania today. MAY 7 – The Doctoral Award Winner Lecture JUNE 4 – Aboriginal language revitalisation: celebrating the 2019 International Year of Indigenous […]

2020 Calendar – OUT NOW!

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 […]

Clive Lord Medal – call for nominations

  Nominations are open for the CLIVE LORD MEMORIAL MEDAL 2019 (Science) Closing date is Thursday, 12 September 2019.   Established in 1930 this Medal is awarded to a scholar distinguished for research in Tasmanian science or Tasmanian history. Competition for the award alternates between the disciplines of science and history. The 2019 Medal will be […]

Nominations open for M.R. Banks Medal

Call for nominations for the   M. R. BANKS Medal 2019   Closing date is Thursday 12 September, 2019     In 1997, the Royal Society of Tasmania instituted the M.R. Banks Medal to be awarded biennially to a scholar of distinction in mid-career, in any field within the Society’s purview, with an age limit of […]

Student Bursaries 2019

Royal Society of Tasmania BURSARIES for TASMANIAN STUDENTS 2019     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 […]