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“Discover Engineering” School Seminars

The Northern Rivers Group of Engineers Australia is hosting three free school student information Discover Engineering evenings across the region next month (GeoLINK’s Civil Design Engineer, Michelle Erwin will be hosting the Ballina seminar): Coffs Harbour – Tuesday 25 June, 6:30pm at Coffs Ex-Services Club, 1 Vernon Street Coffs Harbour (DE Coffs Harbour 2019) Grafton – Wednesday […]

Meet GeoLINK’s new team member – Theresa Choi

Please join GeoLINK in extending a warm welcome to the newest member of our Armidale team – Theresa Choi. Theresa recently joined GeoLINK as an Environmental Scientist. She brings to the role a broad range of experience in environmental management in ecology and botany, including flora and fauna surveys, freshwater monitoring, and soil sampling and […]

2018 NSW Awards for Planning Excellence

At the 2018 NSW Awards for Planning Excellence held on 8 November 2018 GeoLINK, together with Planners North and Bayshore Developments, were successful in jointly winning the “From Plan to Place” Award for our work on Habitat Byron Bay. This was one of GeoLINK’s biggest projects spaning from 2005 to today. It was very much […]

Biodiversity Accreditors

The legislation around ecology/biodiversity assessment changed significantly in August 2017, whereby the Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 (TSC Act) was repealed and replaced by the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 (BC Act). The BC Act requires use of a process called BAM (the Biodiversity Assessment Method) to be used in the preparation of BDARs (Biodiversity Development Assessment Reports) when impacts on […]

Variety Postie Bike Dash

GeoLINK are excited to be supporting, through sponsorship, one of our Directors, Simon Williams, and Senior Environmental Engineer, David Howley who have signed up for the 2018 Variety Postie Bike Dash – a postie bike adventure through northern NSW from 4 to 9 November. Mostly off the beaten track, they’ll ride 1,000 km in six […]

Veronica’s Return

GeoLINK’s Senior Ecologist/Registered Practicing Planner/Accredited Bushfire Consultant and Associate, Veronica Silver has returned to work after the birth of her third child. The past year of maternity leave has flown by and Veronica thoroughly enjoyed her time with her family but is now looking forward to challenging her brain and returning to GeoLINK for some […]

Big Scrub Rainforest Day 2018

Big Scrub Rainforest Day 2018 | Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Lismore City Hall | 9.00am To 3.00pm (Note: change of venue) Celebrating 25 years of Big Scrub Landcare and the 20th Annual Big Scrub Rainforest Day. Guided bird, plant use and rainforest restoration walks | practical workshops and talks facilitated by some of Australia’s […]

2018 Lennox Head Community Tree Planting Day

Since 2003, GeoLINK and Ballina Shire Council have hosted the annual Lennox Head Community Tree Planting Day to coincide with World Environment Day – the biggest, most globally celebrated day for positive environmental action. This important initiative aims to protect our natural heritage and create a lasting natural legacy for future generations. The local community […]

Discover Engineering

GeoLINK’s representative will be hosting the Discover Engineering forum on the evening of Thursday, 21 June.  This free forum provides the opportunity for high school students interested in an exciting career in engineering to hear real life experiences from young engineers across the various engineering disciplines who will share their career path and practical first-hand […]

Northern Rivers Science & Engineering Challenge

GeoLINK are sponsoring the Northern Rivers Science & Engineering Challenge. Presented by the University of Newcastle in cooperation with Southern Cross University.  The Science and Engineering Challenge is a day-long competition designed to provide year 10 (or year 9) high school students with a positive experience of science and engineering.  See www.newcastle.edu.au/challenge The Challenge is […]