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.

Calendar 2016

Information Flyer


Geoscience Professions Act, 2012

Regulations for Act


Upcoming Events:


The Geological Society of Namibia together with the University of Namibia Department of Geology have pleasure in inviting you to a seminar on Monday the 13th of March 2017.

Prof. John M. Cottle, Deptartment of Earth Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA will be giving 2 talks.

Talk No. 1 Title: Taking the Pulse of the Himalaya: Insight into Orogenesis
from the Roof of the World

Talk No. 2 Title: Rags to Riches: Rare Earth Element Mineralization in North America

Talks start at 15h30
Venue: Auditorium Geological Survey of Namibia, No. 6 Aviation Road, Ground floor.
Entrance is free.

(Click here for more information)



All Geological Society members are invited to the Annual General Meeting to be held on the 28th of April 2017.





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