Geo Message (Mar 2011)

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Upcoming Events



April Twilight Session

Friday April 1 Launceston Modelling the Tamar River Yacht Basin Presenter – Mr Leigh Cornwell, Engineering Surveyor Launceston City Council
Thursday April 7
Progress towards a GNSS integrated positioning system for Tasmania
Presenter – Mr Scott Strong, Program Manager, geodetic Systems, Geospatial Infrastructure, Information & Land Services, DPIPWE ;
To register please call our Regional Office on 6236 3641or email


2011 Tasmanian Spatial Excellence Awards

The SSSI Tasmanian Region will soon be calling for nominations for the 2011 Tasmanian Spatial Excellence Awards in the categories of:
• Service to the Surveying & Spatial Community
• Young Professional Of the Year
• Spatial Professional of the Year
• Undergraduate Student Award
The Awards will be presented at the Annual Conference which is being held at Grindlewald in Launceston on July 16th & 17th.
For more information please call our Regional Office on 03 6236 3641.


Other dates for your diary; Sunday April 3:

An informal networking opportunity for engineers and their families. Sausages, hamburgers, bread, soft drinks provided. BYO extras.
When: Sunday 3rd April 2011, from 12.00 noon.
Where: The Long Beach Playground, Lower Sandy Bay
Cost: Free for EA Members and their families. Non- members - $5 each, or $10 per family
Contact: Catherine Reading Ph 6234 2228


Tuesday May 17

State of GIS conference The Old Woolstore 2pm – 6pm More details soon


Friday July 15th

GIS Program Management Workshop Aspect Tamar Valley Resort Launceston


Saturday July 16

SSSI Tasmania Annual Conference (including the presentation of the 2011 Tasmanian Spatial Excellence Awards) Aspect Tamar Resort Launceston


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