Eighth Meeting: 11th November, 1909.
Mr. E. V. Miller, Vice-President, in the chair.
Dr. J. M. Bell, Director of the Geological Survey, gave a lecture on “The Heart of the Southern Alps.”
The lecture was illustrated by an exceptionally fine series of lantern-slides prepared from photographs taken by the lecturer. The physical features of the central portion of the Southern Alps were fully described, and many interesting details given on the geology and botany of the district.