Academy President visits Fellows on home turf

Rod Bender and Malcolm Turnbull  talking over coffee, with people in the background
Rod Bender, General Manager Norske Skog Boyer mill, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in Hobart the day after the Fellows gathering

Casual drinks and some fine pub food set the scene for the gathering. Fellows were joined by Dr Tas van Ommen, National Committee Chair, Earth System Science; Professor Ian Allison, the Science of Climate Change Q&A Co-chair; and Mr Rod Bender, General Manager Norske Skog Boyer mill.

Professor Holmes also spent time with Victorian Fellows at a celebratory Christmas dinner at the end of November. He plans to visit Fellows in other states and territories in 2016.

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