Here you will find notices of interest to AIMS Members. Don't forget to also check the NEWS page and the EVENTS page to keep informed!

End of Year Message from AIMS President

Santa JamesOn behalf of myself and the AIMS board, I would like to take this opportunity to wish every member and sponsor of AIMS and your families a very Merry Christmas and a safe, bright and prosperous New Year.

New AIMS Nominee to BOSSI

Pete SergeantAIMS are very pleased to advise that Pete Sergeant is the new AIMS representative for BOSSI.

AIMS 2023 Salary Survey & Member Feedback

2023 AIMS SALARY SURVEYThe 2023 AIMS Salary Survey & Member Feedback is COMING SOON! The report from the annual survey potentially benefits all members in any salary negotiation. In addition the AIMS Board wants your opinion and feedback!


Review - Hunter Valley 2023

Hunter 2023The AIMS 2023 Hunter Valley Regional Seminar was held in Pokolbin on Thursday 16th November at the Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Hardens, with over 60 people in attendance.

AIMS Fellow - Ian Payne

ian payne 2023 280Ian Payne was elected a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors on 14th September 2023 at the AIMS 2023 Annual General Meeting held during the AIMS 2023 National Conference in Sydney.

AIMS 2023 Conference Review

AIMS 2023 ConferenceThe 2023 AIMS National Conference was held in September 2023 at the Hyatt Regency in Darling Harbour, Sydney.

AIMS Strategic Planning Workshop

AIMS Strategic PlanOn Saturday 16th September 2023 the annual strategic planning workshop was held for the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS).

Join AIMS in 2024

Join AIMS in 20242024 AIMS memberships and renewals are now open for AIMS Members, Affiliates, Students and Retired Members.

2024 Corporate Membership

Corporate Membership 180x1602024 Corporate Membership applications and renewals are now available, with a substantial first-year discount being offered for new applications!

Students - FREE in 2024

Students free in 2024AIMS is pleased to extend the offer of free membership to all eligible full-time students for the full calendar year 2024.

Surveyor - General’s Direction No. 8

SGD 8The Office of the Surveyor-General has advised that the revised SGD No 8 – Mining Tenure Surveys has been approved and published on the DCS Spatial Services website.

Vale - Chris Hutchison

Chris HutchisonThe AIMS Board wishes to express sincere condolences, on behalf of all members, to the family and friends of Chris Hutchison, AIMS Fellow since 2010 and highly respected member since 2004, following his recent passing.

AIMS Honorary Membership Awarded

Mark McShaneThe AIMS Board has presented Mark McShane with an honorary membership at the 2023 AIMS Conference formal dinner in Sydney.

AIMS 2023 Mine Surveying Prize Winner

Matt HutchisonMatt Hutchison has been awarded the RMIT University AIMS Mine Surveying Prize for 2023.

CPD Update - August 2023

CPD UpdateHere is the August 2023 CPD update for members from the AIMS CPD Panel Chairman.

Review - Emerald 2023

Emerald 2023On July 12, the Central Queensland town of Emerald played host to another highly successful AIMS regional event. The event saw an impressive turnout of over thirty delegates and featured nine interactive technology booths.

Review - Mt Isa 2023

Mt Isa 2023Mount Isa is uniquely placed with a working, underground tourist mine, so AIMS capitalises on this and uses the resource to conduct its annual field day. 

CPD Update - June 2023

CPD UpdateHere is the June 2023 CPD update for members from the AIMS CPD Panel Chairman.

Review - Newcastle 2023

Newcastle 2023The AIMS 2023 Newcastle Regional Seminar was held on 12 May 2023 with a welcome dinner the night before.

Review - Cairns 2023

AIMS Cairns 2023The Cairns 2023 AIMS Seminar and Networking event was held on 27 April 2023.

Below is the latest CPD updates and news.

Members should also log-in to the CPD Resources area to access the following:

  • CPD Calendar
  • Event Attendance Records
  • Annual CPD Return
  • CPD Frequently Asked Questions 


All CPD Enquiries should be directed to the AIMS CPD Panel Chairman

Current Major Sponsors