The Lapidary Club of NSW has a proud history. It was established as the first Lapidary Club in Australia by Jack Taylor in 1953  and has been teaching, collecting specimens and promoting the understanding and enjoyment of stones ever since. 

Who we are

Membership Benefits


What machines do you have?

We have wheel grinders, trim saws, a slabbing saw, polishers, a lap table and various other machines for working with glass, stone and metal. 

Can you cut/polish/shape my stone?

No, but we can teach you how to do it! Become a member and have the satisfaction of creating your own work.

How does joining work?

By going to LCNSW at Webcollect and selecting the appropriate membership option. 

Alternatively you can come to the clubhouse during opening hours and complete the form and pay the joining fees.

As a member you can immediately gain all benefits of membership, however formal  approval must be confirmed by the LCNSW committee.