Archaeology of the Toolern Creek: Upcoming Colloquium Presentation

Posted Jan 19 in Aboriginal cultural heritage, Archaeology of Melbourne, Conferences and Papers, cultural heritage management, Melton, Victoria

Next week sees some of our staff members presenting a paper at the Victorian Archaeology Colloquium at La Trobe University. This is the fourth time the colloquium has been held, providing a lively forum for archaeologists, Aboriginal groups, government agencies, academics and students to present the results of their work over the past twelve months. […]

Merry Christmas

Posted Dec 22 in about VC&A, Coburg, cultural heritage management, VC&A, Victoria

Merry Christmas from Dr Vincent Clark & Associates! Today is our last day in the office for the year. We will re-open on the 5th January 2015. Thank you to all our clients, staff and friends for all your continued support throughout 2014. We hope to see you all again in the New Year! And […]

iArchaeology: Part 2

Posted Nov 28 in about VC&A, Archaeology, cultural heritage management, Lyndhurst, Victoria

Following on from our iArchaeology post from August, we thought we would take the opportunity to share some our experiences making use of the iPad as a 21st century archaeology tool. Over the last few months the VC&A iPad has been put through its paces on a 50 day field project. As part of this […]

Monash archaeological fieldwork in Italy

Posted Oct 23 in Archaeology, Italy

During July 2014, Paul headed over to Italy to join with Dr Andrea Di Castro and 23 students from Monash University to assist with the Archaeological Fieldwork in Tuscany: Introduction to the Etruscan civilisation unit that the Centre for Archaeology, Ancient History and Classics offers. He was accompanied by Amanda Groff (Department of Anthropology, University […]

Aboriginal Heritage Amendment Bill Exposure Draft

Posted Sep 12 in Aboriginal cultural heritage, cultural heritage management

The Aboriginal Heritage Act 2006 is currently being reviewed, and an exposure draft of the Aboriginal Heritage Amendment Bill 2014 has recently been released. At Dr Vincent Clark & Associates we are keeping abreast of the proposed changes and several staff members recently attended an information session about the changes held by the Office of […]

iArchaeology

Posted Aug 19 in Archaeology, cultural heritage management, VC&A

The search for the ultimate archaeological multi-tool, especially one that improves data collection, collation and generation, is an ongoing process. Ever since the late 1920s, when Gordon Childe attempted to record the Neolithic settlement of Skara Brae with a prototype Etch a Sketch, the utilisation of technological devices in the field of archaeology has progressed […]

Staff news

Posted Jun 05 in about VC&A

Dr Vincent Clark & Associates would like to welcome Johanna Petkov to the team as our new administration assistant. Johanna will be supporting Tricia Elliot in an administrative capacity; but will also be on hand to help with archaeological matters while she finishes off her Masters in Archaeology at Monash University. Johanna took a “gap […]

Archaeology in the classroom

Posted Mar 20 in Aboriginal cultural heritage, about VC&A, Archaeology

The end of 2013 saw the end of yet another project in Western Victoria. Whilst completing excavations at an Aboriginal site in the hamlet of Trawalla, Ben and Kris from our office were invited to share their archaeological experiences with the local primary school students. The students were able to ask many questions relating to […]

Upcoming Victorian Archaeology Colloquium

Posted Jan 30 in Archaeology, Conferences and Papers, cultural heritage management, Victoria

The third annual Victorian Archaeology Colloquium will be held next week at La Trobe University, an event that is fast becoming an unmissable date in the calendar for anybody with an interest in archaeology in Victoria.  The colloquium provides a forum for consultants, academics, government agencies, Aboriginal groups and students to voice ideas and share […]

Merry Christmas!

Posted Dec 19 in Uncategorized

Dr Vincent Clark & Associates would like to wish all our clients, contacts and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thank you to all the representatives of the Aboriginal groups we have worked with across Victoria throughout the year, and to all those at the Office of Aboriginal Affairs Victoria and […]