Geelong Gem and Mineral Club - About Us
The aim of our club is to further the craft of lapidary, the study of minerals, silverwork, metalwork and any other works allied to lapidary.
Our activities include monthly meetings, field trips, excursions and a wide range of workshop activities and training programs for members to enjoy.
Other activities and events include exhibitions, club and association competitions that members can enter and of course, varied social activities for all to enjoy.
Further information about the activities that we offer can be found on our Activities page.
If you are interested in joining Geelong Gem and Mineral Club you can find membership details on the Memberships page, we are always pleased to welcome new families and individuals to our club.
ParticipationAll workshop supervision, trainee instruction, exhibition organisation, clubroom cleaning etc. are carried out by volunteers from within the club. The success and growth of our club is dependent on our members willingly participating however they can.
Our instructors do not profess to be experts, but they are willing to share the knowledge they have gained over their years of practice and learning.
The Geelong and Mineral Club is affiliated with the Victorian Gem Clubs Association and with the Australian Federated Lapidary and Allied Crafts Association, and with which we enjoy and participate in their activities.
GEMINI magizine is produced monthly and contains information on club activities and articles of interest to members.