Geomechanics is the application of engineering and geological principles to the behaviour of the ground and ground water and the use of these principles in civil, mining, offshore and environmental engineering in the widest sense.

The Australian Geomechanics Society was founded in 1970. The AGS produces Australian Geomechanics the newsletter and journal of the Society and specialty conferences, symposia, seminars and workshops, including the four yearly ANZ Geomechanics conference.

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Support our bid for Sydney to host ICSMGE in 2017!

ICSMGE 2017 - A Geotechnical Discovery Down Under

On behalf of the Bid Committee I cordially ask for your support of the Australian Geomechanics Society’s bid to host ICSMGE Sydney 2017, A Geotechnical Discovery Down Under.

Sam Mackenzie National Chair,
Australian Geomechanics Society (AGS)

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