The Friends of Mawson is an association of individuals and organisations who are united in an endeavour to promote the name of Sir Douglas Mawson and all that he stood for.
The aims of the Friends of Mawson are:
- to ensure that the inspirational commitment of Sir Douglas Mawson and his contribution to science and exploration are widely known;
- to encourage interest in and raise funds for the maintenance, promotion and development of the Mawson Collection at the South Australian Museum;
- to promote contacts between people who value the history and interests of Sir Douglas Mawson; and
- to promote and support scientific and historical education and research related to Sir Douglas Mawson's interests.
For information about joining, visit the Friends of Mawson