News Archives
2022
IAG2023 will coincide with the Australia and New Zealand Association of Planning Schools (ANZAPS) Meeting in Perth. ANZAPS is now seeking interested participants. Call for Participants Australia and New Zealand Association of Planning Schools (ANZAPS) Meeting 1-2 July 2023, Perth 8th November 2022
IAG2023 will coincide with the Australia and New Zealand Association of Planning Schools (ANZAPS) Meeting in Perth. ANZAPS is now seeking interested participants..
WEBINAR VIDEO: Poles apart: Geographical and other insights, with Professors Klaus Dodds [RHUL] and Elizabeth Leane [UTAS] 7th November 2022
Poles apart: Geographical and other insights, with Professors Klaus Dodds [RHUL] and Elizabeth Leane [UTAS] is now available as a video..
Volume 60(4) of Geographical Research is out! wonderful and engaging #papers discussing a wide range of topics. Thanks to authors, reviewers, and the editorial and production teams. Volume 60(4) of Geographical Research is out! 6th November 2022
Volume 60(4) of Geographical Research is out! wonderful and engaging #papers discussing a wide range of topics. Thanks to authors, reviewers, and the editorial and production teams..
IAG Urban Geography Study Group launches Twitter account 5th November 2022
IAG Urban Geography Study Group launches Twitter account.
Griffith University has launched a Water Cultures Murray Darling Basin (MDB) network for people who are researching the MDB. Launch of Water Cultures Murray Darling Basin (MDB) Network 4th November 2022
Griffith University has launched a Water Cultures Murray Darling Basin (MDB) network for people who are researching the MDB..
The Royal Geographical Society (in London) has an online exhibition about their Great Barrier Reef Expedition of 1928/29. ONLINE EXHIBITION: The Royal Geographical Society (in London) Great Barrier Reef Expedition of 1928/29 2nd November 2022
The Royal Geographical Society (in London) has an online exhibition about their Great Barrier Reef Expedition of 1928/29..
Institute of Australian Geographers Conference 2023 - Call for Sessions
YOU ARE INVITED TO SUBMIT A CALL TO SESSION
The conference theme of ‘Coexistence and Collaboration’ fosters an inclusive approach to the wonderful disciplinary diversity Geography offers. IAG2023: Institute of Australian Geographers Conference 4-7 July 2023 - Call for Sessions - Close 16th December 2022 29th October 2022
Institute of Australian Geographers Conference 2023 - Call for Sessions YOU ARE INVITED TO SUBMIT A CALL TO SESSION The conference theme of ‘Coexistence and Collaboration’ fosters an inclusive approach to the wonderful disciplinary diversity Geography offers..
Join Geographical Research journal, the Institute of Australian Geographers, and Wiley as we host an exciting conversation about polar studies with Elizabeth Leane and Klaus Dodds. WEBINAR: Poles apart: geographical and other insights, 25 October 2022 28th September 2022
Join Geographical Research journal, the Institute of Australian Geographers, and Wiley as we host an exciting conversation about polar studies with Elizabeth Leane and Klaus Dodds..
Vale Emeritus Professor Malcolm (Mal) Ian Logan AC 21st September 2022
https://www.monash.edu/vale/home/articles/vale-emeritus-professor-malcolm-ian-logan-ac.
The Royal Geographical Society of Queensland and the University of Queensland School of Earth and Environmental Sciences have organised a public forum to address these questions. We have assembled an excellent panel of prominent speakers to present some critical perspectives. We hope you can join us for this important event. UPCOMING FORUM: Is Queensland prepared for a warming climate?, Saturday 29 October 2022 20th September 2022
The Royal Geographical Society of Queensland and the University of Queensland School of Earth and Environmental Sciences have organised a public forum to address these questions. We have assembled an excellent panel of prominent speakers to present some critical perspectives. We hope you can join us for this important event..
Vale Emeritus Professor Joseph Powell 20th September 2022
Vale Emeritus Professor Joseph Powell 27 December 1938 – 7 July 2022 Joe Powell, Emeritus Professor of Geography at Monash University, passed away on 7th July this year. .
Save the date for IAG2023 - 4-7 July 2023
IAG2023 is co-hosted by Curtin University and the University of Western Australia. It will be held in the new Design and Built Environment building on Curtin University’s Bentley Campus. Save the date for IAG2023 - 4-7 July 2023 16th September 2022
Save the date for IAG2023 - 4-7 July 2023 IAG2023 is co-hosted by Curtin University and the University of Western Australia. It will be held in the new Design and Built Environment building on Curtin University’s Bentley Campus..
Sincere apologies | Flounder or Flourish webinar postponed
Our sincere apologies but we need to postpone the September webinar on Flounder or Flourish in support of panellists who have urgent carer responsibilities to now attend to. We hope to reschedule the gathering in mid-November. POSTPONED WEBINAR: Topic: Flounder or flourish? Geography education and the discipline's future 13th September 2022
Sincere apologies | Flounder or Flourish webinar postponed Our sincere apologies but we need to postpone the September webinar on Flounder or Flourish in support of panellists who have urgent carer responsibilities to now attend to. We hope to reschedule the gathering in mid-November..
IGU-UGI e-Newsletter - August 2022
Published: IGU-UGI e-Newsletter - August 2022 2nd September 2022
IGU-UGI e-Newsletter - August 2022 .
Website: IGU-UGI e-Newsletter - August 2022
Obituaries: Yi-Fu Tuan, Virginia Spate, and Colin Sale 30th August 2022
Obituaries: Yi-Fu Tuan, Virginia Spate, and Colin Sale Three very different “geographers” with Australian credentials died last week..
Please see latest edition of the IAG Newsletter:
IAG Newsletter No. 94 August 2022
Published: IAG Newsletter No. 94 August 2022 21st August 2022
Please see latest edition of the IAG Newsletter: IAG Newsletter No. 94 August 2022 .
*DATE/TIME Change for WEBINAR: Topic: Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike]
will now take place on Thursday 25 August at 4:30pm - 6.00 pm** *DATE/TIME Change for WEBINAR: Topic: Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike], Thursday 25 August 16th August 2022
*DATE/TIME Change for WEBINAR: Topic: Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike] will now take place on Thursday 25 August at 4:30pm - 6.00 pm**.
Congratulations to Distinguished Emeritus Professor Iain Hay
Awarded Australia-International Medal for 2022.
Announced at IAG Conference in Armidale to Iain via Zoom. Congratulations: Awarded Australia-International Medal for 2022 5th August 2022
Congratulations to Distinguished Emeritus Professor Iain Hay Awarded Australia-International Medal for 2022. Announced at IAG Conference in Armidale to Iain via Zoom..
Congratulations to Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geography Ruth Fincher (AM) 2022
Awarded Griffith Taylor Medal for 2022.
Announced at IAG Conference in Armidale to Ruth via Zoom. Congratulations: Awarded Griffith Taylor Medal for 2022 5th August 2022
Congratulations to Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geography Ruth Fincher (AM) 2022 Awarded Griffith Taylor Medal for 2022. Announced at IAG Conference in Armidale to Ruth via Zoom..
Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike]
This free, openly accessible, webinar is focused on the needs of new writers, established writers wanting a refresher, and anyone interested in writing, editing, and publishing! WEBINAR: Topic: Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike] 3rd August 2022
Publishing 101: A step-by-step workshop [for new and established writers alike] This free, openly accessible, webinar is focused on the needs of new writers, established writers wanting a refresher, and anyone interested in writing, editing, and publishing! .
Congratulations: IAG Conference Outstanding Postgraduate Presentation Award 2nd August 2022
We are delighted to announce the recipients of the Outstanding Postgraduate Presentation Award from the IAG Conference held in Armidale in July..
Funding opportunities: 2022-2023 Theo Murphy Initiative (Australia) 21st July 2022
The 2022-2023 Theo Murphy Initiative (Australia) has now opened. This round has adopted a different approach focusing on three funding streams. .
Geographical Research: New Editorial Board 20th July 2022
Geographical Research: New Editorial Board.
Calling for submissions for the next IAG Newsletter - August 2022 15th July 2022
Calling for submissions for the next IAG Newsletter - August 2022.
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar focusing on innovation in the periphery. We launched the webinar series last year and we encourage your participation in these events. WEBINAR: Topic: In conversation: Disruption, transformation, and innovation in the periphery, 28 July 2022 15th July 2022
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar focusing on innovation in the periphery. We launched the webinar series last year and we encourage your participation in these events..
Congratulations: ISC Fellowship for Australian Geographer 5th July 2022
Distinguished Australian Geographer Ruth Fincher, has been admitted as one of the first 66 Fellows of the International Science Council..
IAG2022: Revised IAG/Armidale 2022 conference programme available for viewing 29th June 2022
IAG2022: Revised IAG/Armidale 2022 conference programme available for viewing/final call for registrations.
IAG2022: DRAFT Programme 8th June 2022
The draft conference programme is now available for viewing at: bit.ly/3xHBlpv See the link at the bottom of the front page below 'Program' and click through. Any questions or comments? Please email Neil Argent at nargent@une.edu.au Best wishes Neil.
Recently Published: INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL UNION UNION GEOGRAPHIQUE INTERNATIONALE e-Newsletter — May 2022 Recently Published: INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL UNION UNION GEOGRAPHIQUE INTERNATIONALE e-Newsletter — May 2022 25th May 2022
Recently Published: INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL UNION UNION GEOGRAPHIQUE INTERNATIONALE e-Newsletter — May 2022.
IGU Election Success for Professor Phil McManus 24th May 2022
IGU Election Success for Professor Phil McManus. Phil McManus (Sydney) has been elected Vice-President of the International Geographical Union..
IAG2022: Looming deadlines for the IAG 2022 Conference, Armidale 20th May 2022
Just a little reminder that the deadline for abstract submission is the 31st May. This will be a firm deadline. The deadline for early bird registrations is also the 31st May. The formal acceptance of abstracts will be sent out this weekend..
Extension to Deadline: CALL FOR IAG TRAVEL GRANTS FOR POSTGRADUATE MEMBERS 16th May 2022
CALL FOR IAG TRAVEL GRANTS FOR POSTGRADUATE MEMBERS How to apply for funding: **Login to the IAG website to view the online application form Complete the application form at the following link with deadline extended to Friday 31 May, 2022: https://www.iag.org.au/iag-postgraduate-travel-grant-application.
IAG2022: Deadline Further Extension Abstracts, IAG 2022 Conference, Armidale 11th May 2022
**Deadline for Submission of Abstracts to IAG2022 to be held in Armidale has been further extended to 31st May** .
Latest IAG Newsletter now available: No. 93 May 2022 10th May 2022
Latest IAG Newsletter now available: https://www.iag.org.au/newsletters .
CALL FOR IAG NOMINATIONS - IAG Council 9th May 2022
Reminder: Call for IAG Nominations.
WEBINAR SERIES: Topic: Flood 8th April 2022
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar focusing on floods..
Request for Information for the April Edition of the IAG Newsletter 16th March 2022
Request for Information for the April Edition of the IAG Newsletter. Please ensure that you send me your information by COB Monday April 11th 2022..
IAG2022: Abstract Submission Now Open, IAG 2022 Conference, Armidale 11th March 2022
Abstract Submission Now Open, IAG 2022 Conference, Armidale..
WEBINAR SERIES: Topic: Decolonising the university from the Antipodes 11th March 2022
Webinar - 31 March 2022 04:00-5:30 PM AEDT Topic: Decolonising the university from the Antipodes.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR AWARDS AND MEDALS OF THE IAG 28th January 2022
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR AWARDS AND MEDALS OF THE IAG The closing date for all nominations is Friday 22 April, 2022. Details of all awards, including nomination details and requirements, are available from: https://www.iag.org.au/grants--medals---awards Nominations should be sent to the Honorary Secretary, Kirsten Martinus at kirsten.martinus@uwa.edu.au.
2021
Edition 92 - IAG Newsletter out now!
Edition 92 - IAG Newsletter out now! 15th December 2021
Edition 92 - IAG Newsletter out now! .
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar series focusing on geography’s orbit and horizons. We warmly invite participation in these events, starting with our first, detailed below.
In conversation with Lauren Rickards, 3 November, 2021. WEBINAR SERIES: Topic: In conversation with Lauren Rickards – climate change, the Academy, and COP26 6th December 2021
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar series focusing on geography’s orbit and horizons. We warmly invite participation in these events, starting with our first, detailed below. In conversation with Lauren Rickards, 3 November, 2021..
The local organising committee of the Institute of Australian Geographers Conference, to be held at the University of New England, Armidale, 5-8 July, 2022, is pleased to announce the call for conference session proposals. The closing date for proposals is the 14th January 2022. Call for Sessions for IAG 2022 Conference, Armidale, now open! 2nd December 2021
The local organising committee of the Institute of Australian Geographers Conference, to be held at the University of New England, Armidale, 5-8 July, 2022, is pleased to announce the call for conference session proposals. The closing date for proposals is the 14th January 2022..
Edition 92 - IAG Newsletter - Material Needed 24th November 2021
Information is needed from individuals, Disciplines and Study Groups for the December Edition of the IAG Newsletter. Please email anything newsworthy to meg.sherval@newcastle.edu.au by December 12th. All good wishes, Meg/.
Announcing a new webinar series focusing on geography’s orbit and horizons 15th October 2021
The Institute of Australian Geographers, Geographical Research journal, and Wiley publishers are delighted to announce a new webinar series focusing on geography’s orbit and horizons. We warmly invite participation in these events..
Geographical Research is turning 60 in 2022 and you are invited to join the celebration 8th October 2021
Guess who’s turning 60! To mark and celebrate this anniversary year, the journal team, the IAG, and Wiley are joining together to curate a special fifth issue of the journal. That issue will continue to advance innovative, theoretically informed, methodologically rigorous, high-quality work that shows the strength and diversity of all parts of the discipline and be produced in December following publication of the usual February, May, August, and November issues..
Edition 91 - IAG Newsletter out now! 25th August 2021
Edition 91, August 2021 IAG Newsletter.
For more information download this document
IAG/NZGS 2021 Combined Conference moves online 29th June 2021
IAG NZGS 2021 Combined Conference moves online Due to the recent changes to Covid-19 restrictions for Greater Sydney, the IAG/NZGS Conference Organising Committee/The University of Sydney reached the difficult decision to move this year’s conference to online only.  You can still register for this entirely online conference – see: https://www.sydney.edu.au/science/news-and-events/events/iagnzgs2021-conference.html.
IAGNZGS2021 Conference Earlybird Registration closes 17th May 2021 12th May 2021
We are very excited about the Institute of Australian Geographers & New Zealand Geographical Society Combined Conference 6–9 July, 2021 ¿to be held at the University of Sydney and online. *Earlybird Registration has already been extended but closes on Monday 17th May 2021.
IAG Travel Grants for Postgraduate Members for IAG/NZGS Conference in Sydney, NSW, 6-9 July 2021 29th March 2021
IAG Travel Grants for Postgraduate Members for IAG/NZGS Conference in Sydney, NSW, 6-9 July 2021 How to apply for funding Complete the application form at the following link no later than Friday 23 April 2021: https://www.iag.org.au/iag-postgraduate-travel-grant-application.
Call for Nominations for Awards and Medals of the IAG 18th March 2021
Members are invited to nominate their esteemed colleagues for the IAG awards..
Call for Abstracts IAGNZGS2021 23rd February 2021
Call for abstracts Institute of Australian Geographers (IAG) and New Zealand Geographical Society (NZGS) Combined Conference 2021 Theme:  Remembering, reimagining geography Venues: The University of Sydney and online Dates: 6-9 July, 2021 https://www.sydney.edu.au/science/news-and-events/events/iagnzgs2021-conference.html .
Reminder: the IAGNZGS Call for Sessions closes 15th February 2021 31st January 2021
Reminder: the Call for Sessions closes 15th February, 2021 – please see https://www.sydney.edu.au/science/news-and-events/events/iagnzgs2021-conference.html.
2020
ANNOUNCEMENT: 2021 IAG/NZGS Conference theme: “Remembering, reimagining geography” 20th November 2020
We are very pleased to announce the conference title, theme, dates and venue for the 2021 IAG/NZGS Conference. Further details will be provided over the coming weeks and months but please mark these dates in your diaries and promote this event among your networks. The 2021 combined Australian and New Zealand Geography Conference will take place at the University of Sydney from 6 July – 9 July 2021 on the stolen, unceded lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation..
NOW AVAILABLE: Geographical Research Vol 58, No 3 23rd August 2020
Geographical Research: Vol 58, No 3 is now available to browse and read: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/17455871/2020/58/3?campaign=woletoc.