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New South Wales Branch

Welcome to the NSW Branch of the RACI. Our committee collaborates on a monthly basis to establish regular activities and events for our local members and the wider community.

Branch committee

President - Dr Danny Wong
President Elect - Dr Nigel Lengkeek
Treasurer - Dr Sinead Keaveney
Secretary - Dr Jessica Veliscek Carolan
Past President - Mrs Tania Notaras
Past President - Roger Read
Committee Member - Mr David Edmonds
Committee Member - Dr Stephen George-Williams
Committee Member - Mr William Li
Committee Member - Mr Charles Mckibbin
Committee Member - Dr Cuhananthan Sathiyajith
Committee Member - Mr David Springer
Committee Member - Mrs Maree Stuart

Our groups


We have established a number of specialist interest groups within our Branch. Each one encourages networking and events between members who have a particular area of interest, and to engage with the wider chemistry community to participate. We'd love you to be involved.

These groups comprise:

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    Regular events and Awards


    Our NSW branch is very active in holding regular events. Highlights include:

    • The Branch holds a series of regular events (annually), which are President’s Dinner and Awards Night, RACI Fellows Lunch, Annual General Meeting and End of Year Function.

    • Our school activities include Crystal Growing Competition, Titration Competition and Nyholm Youth Lecture Series and there are other events such as Careers nights, Science Week activities, University Open Days.

    • The RACI NSW Branch administers national and state awards. The following is a list of events during which the awards are generally presented.
      • Award-Event for presentation
      • Honorary Life Member-President’s Dinner & Fellows Lunch
      • Fellow- Fellows Lunch
      • President’s Award- President’s Dinner
      • Nyholm Youth Lecturer Award- President’s Dinner
      • Ólle Prize- President’s Dinner
      • Ed Kranjiak Award- President’s Dinner
      • Teaching Awards- President’s Dinner
      • Citations- President’s Dinner, AGM or Fellows Lunch



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