Geology of Australia: how a continent shaped a nation (Belconnen Library)
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (AEDT)
Geology of Australia: how a continent shaped a nation
Dr Richard Blewett from Geoscience Australia will present a public lecture that will take you on a journey through Australia’s long and complex geological evolution and how this geological legacy has shaped the Australian nation. Join Richard in exploring the challenges and opportunities presented by Australia’s rich geological heritage.
Dr Blewett is Group Leader of Regional Geology and Mineral Systems at Geoscience Australia. He was Chief Editor of Shaping a Nation: A geology of Australia which was published to celebrate Australia as the host nation of the 34th International Geological Congress held in Brisbane in 2012.
Kings Canyon, Northern Territory
© Jim Mason
Image supplied courtesy of Geoscience Australia.