Newsflashes and other news

June 2020 Newsflash
The geology in hydrogeology Matt Dodson, Science Team Leader – Groundwater, Environment Canterbury Thursday 25 June 2020 Talk: 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm Participants attending in person are able to arrive…

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May 2020 Newsflash
Hydrogeology SIG - meet convenor Hisham Zarour I’m a passionate hydrogeologist with around 30 year's experience.  I’ve worked in New Zealand, Australia and the Middle East for research, regional, sta…

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April 2020 Newsflash #2
Special Interest Groups in focusThe Geoscience Society of New Zealand comprises members, a national committee, branches, subcommittees and Special Interest Groups.  What are Special Interest Groups? …

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April 2020 Newsflash
The big Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) that will excavate the Auckland City Rail Link could be named after GSNZ memberGSNZ member Dr Margaret Bradshaw is on the shortlist of three, from an original list …

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James Hector wins Geobake March 2020
Geobake 2020 and the winner is ...Michelle Fitzgerald, University of Otagofor this stunning trifle cake, iced with a portrait of the formidable James Hector

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Four GSNZ Members inducted as RSNZ Fellows
Four GSNZ members were inducted as Fellows of the Royal Society Te Apārangi in February 2020  Dr Philip Barnes, NIWA Philip Barnes is an internationally recognised marine scientist who uses geophysi…

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February 2020 Newsflash
Ready, Steady BAKE!Hector Day Geobake Monday, 16 March 2020 How it works Individuals/teams design and bake something edible and tasty (eg cake, slice) that demonstrates an aspect of the geosciences.…

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