Welcome to the Mineralogical Society of NSW
The Society, founded in 1975, promotes the appreciation and learning of mineral science and mineral collecting. Members include fossickers, mineral collectors, professional mineralogists and geologists.
Monthly general meetings are usually held in the Parramatta area, however due to Covid-19 are currently suspended and being held online via Zoom. An email invitation will be sent to members prior to the meeting.
03octAll Day04Moved OnlineVirtual Seminar – October Long WeekendIn place of the Joint Mineralogical Societies Mineralogical Seminar this year the Committee has decided to host a Virtual Seminar on the Zoom platform to be run over two half days, Saturday and Sunday, the 3rd and 4th of October. The virtual Seminar will be held in place of a Friday General Meeting that month.
04dec7:30 pm9:00 pmSociety Annual Christmas Social and Swap n’ SellDate to be confirmed. It is definitely intended that the Society will hold a Christmas Social as usual this year but with pandemic regulations possibly still in place it may be held during the afternoon of Saturday the 5th or Sunday the 6th of December. The venue is also to be confirmed but the Social would probably be held outside the Parramatta and Holroyd Lapidary Club building, – depending on weather conditions.