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
Club members come from all different backgrounds.
Newcomers welcome, no prior experience is necessary - just a love of rocks!
Access Club workrooms, equipment & library ($7 per session)
Get a 30% discount on rough specimen purchased from the Club Shop
Join Club fossicking trips & other activities
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.