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Resources & Links

AUSTRALIA


AFLACA Inc.
Australian Federation of Lapidary & Allied Craft Associations Incorporated
our national body/committee for Lapidary
http://aflaca.org.au/

(“GEMBOREE” - Is a national Gem Show  exhibition/convention for enthusiasts of the hobby and run by the state body AFLACA. It is held somewhere different in Australia each year—the biggest Gem Show in Australia!)

QLACCA Inc.
Queensland Lapidary and Allied Craft Clubs Association Incorporated
is made up of 35 member clubs and is a member of the
Australian Federation of Lapidary & Allied Craft Associations Incorporated -
our state body/committee for Lapidary
http://uqconnect.net/qlacca/

Australian Faceting Guild (AFG)
Australian Faceting Guild
http://www.facetorsguild.com.au/

MINSOC -
http://www.mineral.org.au
Click on the "State Mineral Societies" tab in the menu to Navigate to individual state pages.

Qld Gov Website
https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/activities/fossicking/licences-permits/purchase

to purchase a Fossickers License - click on link above or contact: MyMines online helpdesk
Phone: 07 3199 8133

Email:
mines_online@dnrm.qld.gov.au

INTERNATIONAL



International Gem Society
http://www.gemsociety.org/

International Lapidary Assn.

http://www.gemcutters.org/resources.htm

United States Faceters Guild

http://www.usfacetersguild.org/



Free Course Resource list
- compiled & maintained by Paul Gian   
https://beyond4cs.com/free-gemology-courses-and-resources/ 
     This is a great list of free resources for those who wish to learn more about gems and gemology.
  Paul's webside is also packed with great free information taking you "beyond the 4 Cs" of diamond selection.