The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Inc. has eight state and territory based Branches. Within these there are also Groups and Sections convened to serve more specific needs of members;

  • Special Interest Groups:
    are focussed around a special interest area of chemistry.
  • Sections:
    are based around chemists in particular geographical regions, typically outside of major metropolitan areas.

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Information on activities in SA including the following groups and sections:

Chemical Education Group

TAS Branch

VIC Branch

WA Branch


Damien Blackwell


Reyne Pullen

Past President

Dr Damien Stringer

Upcoming Events

TAS Annual Branch Meeting:

November 13 Click here for information and to register:

​Click here for the Annual General Meeting & Dinner Invitation & RSVP and the Nomination Forms for the Tasmanian Branch Committee in 2016

TAS Crystal Growing Competition 2015

The RACI's Tas Branch is giving your students an opportunity to take part in a science-based competition. Students can participate as individuals or with a classmate. The competition is open to primary (1-6) and secondary (7-10) school students and all participants will receive a certificate. Many thanks to Tasmanian Alkaloids who has kindly provided three $100 prizes for the best entries. This will allow winning students to purchase science equipment and books for their school.

2015 Entry Form
2015 Frequently Asked Questions
2015 Information Pack

Contact Christopher Desire at for more information.

TAS Titration Competition 2015

Usher in National Science Week (15-23 August 2015) by competing in the RACI's ever popular titration competition at UTAS locations across the state on Friday 14 August 2015 starting at 10am. The top three teams each from high school (YRS9-10) and senior (YRS11-12) divisions receive a prize and the top 10% will be invited to enter the National Titration Competition during October.

To enter a team, please contact Graham Armstrong (Titration Competition Coordinator; 0435 890 041) for a school entry form.

Entries close Tuesday 14 July 2015. Team entry fee is $12, payable by direct deposit, credit card or cheque.

Invitation to Participate
Titration Invoice
New Titration Competition Instructions
Entry Form
Titration Instructions Teachers-Students 2015