GEOSCIENCE SOCIETY OF NEW ZEALAND
The Society encourages the advancement of the geosciences in New Zealand and has more than 700 members, an elected national committee, eight branches and a number of subcommittees and special interest groups. Membership is open to all who are interested in the geosciences.
The Society holds a conference in a different part of New Zealand each year, presents annual awards, and publishes a newsletter every four months.
2018 Annual Conference in Napier information here.
GSNZ is co-supporting the PACRIM 2019 conference (abstract submissions open). For more go here.
Find out more about the 2018 Hochstetter Lecture by Alan Cooper (Otago) here.
A volume commemorating the working life of Michael Selby (1936-2018) can be downloaded here.
Peter Ballance's 399 page "New Zealand geology: an illustrated guide" is available as a free pdf here.
Another new 224 page GSNZ publication is "Volcanoes: A historical account and tribute to George Eiby and John Latter", available as a free pdf here .
Make a donation to support the Society and our awards here.