Australia Capital Territory

Upcoming Events
The ACT Branch will be hosting two marine scientists (Dr Will Howard and Dr Crid Fraser) to speak during the annual Pint of Science on 15 May at the Loft at Duxton in O'Connor. 

The ACT Branch is sponsoring the South Coast Marine Discovery Centre's annual Marine Science Forum. A diverse range of dynamic marine scientists will discuss their work on marine extremes.

Please email the ACT Branch Chair with ideas for future events.

 

Branch History
The ACT Branch was reformed during the 2014 AMSA conference in Canberra and consists of marine scientists, managers, technicians, and policymakers in the ACT and surrounding NSW region.

 

Past Events
The ACT AMSA Branch hosted a marine trivia night on 16 September at 5:30pm at the Hellenic Club in Civic. The evening began with a talk from Dr Brendan Brooke of Geoscience Australia on recent seabed mapping undertaken during the search for flight MH370, followed by four rounds of trivia and opportunities to win prizes.

 

ACT Branch Contact Details 2016-17

ChairRachelPrzeslawskiRachel.Przeslawski@ga.gov.au
TreasurerAndrewCarrollAndrew.Carroll@ga.gov.au
SecretaryGinaNewtongnewton@homemail.com.au
Event CoordinatorJillianBrowning