Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria

The Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria is a refereed journal, published annually. Papers, Reviews, Reports of experimental or descriptive research or Short Communications not exceeding 1,500 words, submitted for publication by The Royal Society of Victoria, should not have been published hitherto, nor should they be under consideration for publication elsewhere.  Those interested in submitting papers should download Information for Authors.

The future direction of the Proceedings is currently being discussed by the Society with a view to making it more accessible and in an electronic format. Manuscripts are still being received and should be forwarded via email to

Note the Royal Society of Victoria’s Proceedings 1854 to 2006 are available on-line free of cost for personal use at the State Library of Victoria website  in their ‘Digitised Collections’.