National Archaeology Week  May 20-26 2018

National Archaeology Week aims to increase public awareness of Australian archaeology and the work of Australian archaeologists both at home and abroad, and to promote the importance of protecting Australia’s unique archaeological heritage. Beginning on the third Sunday in May every year, this exciting nationwide program of events and activities includes public lectures, seminars, exhibits, demonstration excavations and displays.

Check the National Archaeology Website for detailed information of events near you.



Archaeologist School Visits

If your school would like one of the amazing new group of recent graduates in archaeology to visit during National Archaeology week and give a presentation please complete our online form.  One of our organisers will then be in touch.

If you ARE a recent graduate, or maybe have graduated a little while ago… please get in touch by emailing if you are interested in visiting a school near to you!


AAA sponsored public lectures and events

To be announced


Meet the archaeologist

This year we bring back the popular ‘Meet the Archaeologist’ questionnaire!  If you would like to take part please complete the online form and be sure and also submit an ‘interesting’ photo of yourself.  Completed entries will be posted on the National Archaeology Website from next month.