AMSA Bulletin

The Bulletin was first distributed as the AMSA Newsletter edited by Dr Jim Thomson and appeared in January 1963. Since 2004, the Bulletin has been published three times annually and is available electronically to all financial AMSA members. The Bulletin has a long history in the Association with 17 editors leading the publication since 1963: Elizabeth Pope, Bruce Campbell, Brian Newell, Roger Braddock, Darwin Evans, Norm Millward, Ron Kenny, Alan Dartnall, Vivienne Mawson, Ian Tibbetts, Jon Havenhand, Emma Johnston, Megan Huggett, Patricia von Baumgarten, Claire Smallwood, Luke Hedge and Sarah Marley. Over the years, the covers and layout of the Bulletin have evolved.         



Current Bulletin issues
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Archived Bulletin issues 

All contributions are welcome
, and should be sent to the AMSA Editor, Sarah Marley (

Dates for contributions for upcoming issues

  • August Edition (Number 200, Issue 2) - 14th July 2017


Guide to intending contributors

All contributions must be submitted as a .doc file (i.e. not included in an email and with no non-style formatting). Please remove hyperlinks and do not use formatting such as bold. All graphics should be sent as high quality .tif or .jpg or .eps files. All quotations and references should have been verified. Notes to articles and captions for graphics should appear on a separate page at the end of the text. Titles of books and periodicals should be in italics. 

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