Please check this page regularly for copies of the latest media releases issued by the Gemmological Association of Australia
For more information regarding media issues, please contact:
Federal Publicity Officer
The Gemmological Association of Australia
Mob: 0412 195 964
Media Release 12/08 - 10/09
New and revised courseware brochures released by the GAA: Find out all the latest offerings on courses available through the GAA:
- Practical Diamond Grading
- Advanced Opal Course
- Retail Diamond Consultants Course
- Diploma in Gemmology
- Diploma in Diamond Technology
- Advanced Practical Diamond Grading
- Rare and Infrequently Encountered Gemstones
(All brochures are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader software to access).
Media Release 04/07#1
Conflict Diamonds (blood diamonds) FAQ - A joint statement from the Gemmological Association of Australia and the Diamond Guild of Australia
Media Release 03/07#2
The President of CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, Dr Gaetano Cavalieri arrives in Australia on Tuesday March 28 and key players in Australia’s jewellery and gem industries are gearing up for some major discussions..
Media Release 03/07#1
Gayle Webb, a gemmologist working in the Geoscience Unit at the Australian Museum of Natural History in Sydney has become the first woman in Australia to be awarded a Research Diploma in Gemmology by the Gemmological Association of Australia (GAA).
Media Release 01/07
Conflict Diamonds – A Statement from the Diamond Guild Australia (DGA) and the Gemmological Association of Australia (GAA).
Media Release 11/06
Alerting consumers to the dangers of buying gemstones and diamonds.