Gifts and benefits register
This register records details of the gifts and benefits valued over $100 (excluding GST) that Geoscience Australia’s CEO and staff have accepted during the course of their official duties.
The register commenced on 18 October 2019 and was last updated on 30 June 2021 in accordance with the Australian Public Service Commission’s guidance on disclosing gifts and benefits.
|Date recorded||Gift or benefit||Received by||Presented by||Occasion||Estimated value|
|20/10/2020||Argyle rough diamonds||Curator, National Mineral and Fossil Collection||Rio Tinto||Donation to the National Mineral and Fossil Collection||$1 350.00|
|22/06/2020||Men’s down jacket||Assistant Director, DEA Technologies||New Relic||Thank you gift for participating in panel discussion||$160.00|
|2/06/2020||Monetary prize||Director, Discovery and Engagement||University of Tasmania||Exceptional performance award, NESP Marine Biosecurity Hub||$250.00|
|18/05/2020||Carved Opal||Geoscience Australia Museum||S Grenville||Donation to the National Mineral and Fossil Collection||$37,000.00|
|15/11/2019||Dinner and breakfast while attending award ceremony||Chief Scientific Information Officer||Esri||Dinner and breakfast to attend function to accept award||$150.00|
|5/11/2019||Freshwater pearl necklace, carved white marble plate with inlays of small stones||Principal Research Scientist, Resources Division||Geological Survey of India||Thank you||$130.00|