Welcome to the Hunter Valley Gemmology Club

Our Club's objectives are to foster and encourage the study and practice of the art of lapidary and related arts and crafts. We provide workshop facilities for members at our clubrooms, conduct instruction, organise field trips and social functions to promote fellowship and mutual aid among our members.

Opening times and location

The Club is open on Wednesdays from 9am to 3pm and Sundays from 10am to 4pm. Our Club is at 1 Maize St, East Maitland.

Gem and mineral auction 2018

Our gem and mineral auction is on Saturday 26 May 2018. You can view lots between 10.30 and 11.30 on auction day at our club rooms at 1 Maize Street, East Maitland. There will be a BBQ, refreshments, including tea, coffee, nibbles and homemade cakes and slices. Postal bidding is available, see the catalog for details when available.


Monthly meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 10am.

Coming events 2018

Boulder opal in silver by Wendy Bergamin

Stirling silver and Koroit boulder opal made by Wendy Bergamin, posted in the Australian Lapidiary Group on facebook.

Jurassic treefern in Wandoan district of QLD

Jurassic treefern in the Wandoan district of Queensland, posted in the Australian Lapidiary Group on facebook.