Welcome to the Geological Society of Namibia


The aims of the Society are:

  • To promote the study of geosciences in Namibia.
  • To do all things conducive to the advancement of geological science.


Information Flyer


Geoscience Professions Act, 2012

Regulations for Act


Upcoming Events:

 Upcoming Talks




Special Seminar by Queens' University, Canada Researchers


Date: 9th April 2018
The following talks will be given by the following speakers:


15:45 for 16:00


Prof Daniel Layton-Matthews & Prof Daniel Layton-Matthews (Queen's University Canada) "Introduction to Exploration Geochemistry in Canada"

Dr Michael G. Gadd (Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa)

"SEDEX Zn-Pb-(Ag-Ba) deposit genetic models and exploration implications"
Short Break

Prof Guy Narbonne (Queen's University Canada) "Ediacaran Life of Namibia: A new look at some old Queen's University Canada fossils"

Dr Rob Bowell (SRK Consulting (UK) Ltd, Cardiff/Wales)

"New minerals from an old mine: Continued discoveries from Tsumeb ein their significance" 


Venue: Geological Survey of Namibia auditorium

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The speakers:


                            Daniel Layton-Matthews      Michael Gadd                    



                    Matthew Leybourne                                        Guy Narbonne     




                                                                  Rob Bowell










Join Us:

  1. Last Friday of the Month, every last Friday of the month at Kaiserkrone Gourmet Restaurant and Beergarden, Windhoek.




  • The 3 Volume Geology of Namibia by Dr. Roy Miller, a comprehensive completion of Namibia’s diverse geology ranging from Archean basement in the north to the Cenozoic deposits of the Namib and Kalahari deserts, is available through the Geological Survey of Namibia.
Contact: Honorary Secretary