Egyptology Society of Victoria


An Australian Society for the Promotion of Ancient Egyptian Culture


  • To promote public awareness of Egyptian culture from prehistoric times to the advent of Islam
  • To provide individual lectures, courses of lectures and seminars for the public
  • To ensure that all Egyptologists visiting Australia deliver lectures within Victoria (In this we collaborate with the Australian Centre for Egyptology at Macquarie University)
  • To support the teaching of Egyptology at university level
  • To assist in the acquisition of library resources for the teaching of Egyptology
  • Ultimately, to provide a studentship for travel to Egypt
  • To assist, where possible, with financial support for excavation in Egypt

Benefits of Membership

  • Prior notification of all events
  • Priority in booking for any events
  • Discount rates on all activities organised by The Society
  • Discount rates on publications distributed by The Society
  • The Bulletin of the Australian Centre for Egyptology

Membership Details

Download the membership form… [pdf]

Direct payments for ESV membership and attendance to special events may be made through Monash ecommerce at

Upcoming Events

ESV Lecture April 2018

A/Prof. Colin A Hope, Centre for Ancient Cultures, Monash University, will speak on

‘Ain Tirghi 1500 years of burial practice in Egypt’s Dakhleh Oasis

Monday 23rd April 2018 8.00pm
Lecture Theatre E7 (normal venue),
Building 72 (Engineering)
Monash University, Clayton Campus