Monthly Member Presentation - April 2021 (IN PERSON)

An Introduction to the Geology of Melbourne 

ACLCA Victoria is pleased to welcome Michael Webster (Golder Associates) to present on the various geological units found in and around Melbourne. 

With several large scale infrastructure projects underway across Melbourne, there is a great opportunity to improve on the current understanding of the geological evolution of our city. Michael will provide an overview into the various geological units that are found in an around Melbourne, highlighting their different geological histories and properties. He will briefly touch upon some of the geological considerations which may better inform hydrogeological interpretations within the Melbourne region, emphasising the profound effect geological history has on the region as we find it today. 

About the Presenter:

Michael Webster has been an engineering geologist with Golder Associates for nine years. He has undergraduate degrees from Monash University in engineering and science, majoring in geotechnics and geology respectively. He also holds a masters degree from Imperial College London in engineering geology.

Michael has also worked on the following major Melbourne infrastructure tenders/projects:

  • Melbourne Metro Rail Tunnel
  • East West Link
  • Melbourne Rail Link
  • Melbourne Airport Rail Link
  • Regional Rail Link

Event Details: 

Date: Tuesday 13 April 2021

Time: 5.30pm (drinks/nibbles), 6pm-7pm presentation (doors/lifts close at 6pm sharp)

Venue: WSP - Level 15, 28 Freshwater Place, Southbank 3006 (Online option also available)


To register for the IN PERSON / face to face presentation at WSP, please book here (to register for Online - please head back and choose Option B)

IMPORTANT: Numbers are strictly limited, so if you need to cancel registration (with notice) please email to allow other members the opportunity to attend. 

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