National Archaeology Week and ArchSoc

National Archaeology Week is fast approaching and ArchSoc is holding two exciting events this year. These two events are the Meet the Archaeology Students (MTAS) and Meet the Archaeologists Night (MTAN). These events aim at introducing the public to archaeology in Australia, with a specific emphasis on archaeology in South Australia/by South Australian archaeologists.  

MTAS and MTAN will be held on Friday 23rd of May at Room 1, Level 1, Flinders University Victoria Square, 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide. This is a gold coin donation event. There is limited parking available on the street. The closest paid parking areas can be found at 172 Gawler Place, and 80 Flinders Street (enter at Wyatt Street). Drinks and nibbles will be available.

Meet the Archaeology Students will begin at 1pm and will continue until 5:30pm with a half hour break at 3pm. Meet the Archaeologists Night will begin at 6:30pm and will continue until 9pm. The Meet the Archaeologists Night will be scheduled as follows:

6.45pm Welcome and introductions

7.00pm Elizabeth Hartnell (Unley Museum)

7.20pm Vincent Copley Snr and Vincent Copley Jnr (Ngadjuri

Elders and Land Care Council Inc)

7.40pm Antoinette Hennessy (Tea Tree Gully Community

Archaeology Project)

8.00pm Rick Buller (Ecology and Heritage Partners)

8.20pm Break for nibbles, drinks and conversation

8.50pm Exit venue


To book, please contact Bradley Guadagnin on:

P: 0427 895 880,




MTAN 2014 information MTAN 2014 program MTAS 2014 information MTAS 2014 program