Past Events

13
Oct
2020

Crossing the Empty Quarter of Arabia by Camel

Tuesday, 13 Oct 2020
Mark Evans
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. Please click into https://www.rgshk.org.hk/payment-for-mark-evans-talk-on-tue-13-oct for registration. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, guests and non members at 12.30 pm on Tuesday, 13 October.
7
Oct
2020

How to Quit your Day Job and Cycle across Asia

Wednesday, 7 Oct 2020
Tony Brooks
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. Please click into https://www.rgshk.org.hk/payment-for-tony-brooks-talk-on-wed-7-oct for registration. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, guests and non members at 12.30 pm on Wednesday, 7 October.
29
Sep
2020

Walking the Lines of Beijing: An Artist's 1,350 km Walk around Beijing

Tuesday, 29 Sep 2020
Gareth Fuller
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. Please click into https://www.rgshk.org.hk/payment-for-gareth-fuller-s-talk-on-tue-29-sep for registration. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, members' guests and non members at 12.30 pm on 29 September.
22
Sep
2020

Unfair Game

Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020
Lord Michael Ashcroft, KCMG
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. Please click into https://www.rgshk.org.hk/payment-for-lord-ashcroft-s-talk-on-tue-22-sep for registration. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, members' guests and non members at 12.30 pm on 22 September.
16
Sep
2020

China's Good War

Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020
Professor Rana Mitter
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. Please click into https://www.rgshk.org.hk/payment-for-rana-mitter-talk-on-wed-16-sep for registration. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, members' guests and non members at 12.30 pm on 16 September.
8
Sep
2020

Rediscovering a Coastal Trail for HK Island

Tuesday, 8 Sep 2020
Paul Zimmerman
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The event is free of charge for members. For members' guests or non members, the registration fee is $50. The webinar link is going to be sent to members, members' guests and non members at 12.30 pm on 8 September.
3
Sep
2020

The first Kayak Circumnavigation of New Zealand: 3 million paddle strokes over 180 days

Thursday, 3 Sep 2020
Lynn Paterson
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members and their guests at 12.30 pm on 3 September. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests and is free of charge.
25
Aug
2020

A Glimpse of 1900s Canton and Hong Kong: Dezso Bozoky's Photography of South China

Tuesday, 25 Aug 2020
Dr Florian Knothe
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members at 12.30 pm on 25 August. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
19
Aug
2020

Crossing the Land of the Nomads: A Journey through Mongolia

Wednesday, 19 Aug 2020
Faraz Shibli
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members and guests at 12.30 pm on 19 Aug. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
30
Jul
2020

Sitopia: How Food Can Save the World

Thursday, 30 Jul 2020
Carolyn Steel
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members at 12.30 pm on 30 July. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
18
Jul
2020

Boat Field Trip to Sharp Island and the UNESCO Geopark (Postponed)

Saturday, 18 Jul 2020
Professor Jed Kaplan
11
Jul
2020

Field Trip: Walking tour of Aberdeen including Seafood Lunch

Saturday, 11 Jul 2020
9.45 am to 2.15 pm
To reserve places, please email the RGS - HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instruction will follow shortly before the event.
11
Jul
2020

Silver Jubilee Banquet Quiz Dinner 2020

Saturday, 11 Jul 2020
Drinks Reception 6.15 pm; Banquet Dinner & Quiz start from 7.30 pm
The Hong Kong Club, 1/F, 1 Jackson Road, Central
Pre-booking is required. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .Please note that no blue denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club. For details, please go to www.thehongkongclub.hk/public/dress-code-policies.html
8
Jul
2020

Field Trip: Additional Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park Tour plus Glass Bottomed Boat Excursion

Wednesday, 8 Jul 2020
9.45 am to 3.45 pm
Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park
To reserve places, please email the RGS - HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instruction will follow shortly before the event.
4
Jul
2020

Field Trip: Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park Tour plus Glass Bottomed Boat Excursion

Saturday, 4 Jul 2020
9.45 am to 3.45 pm
Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park
To reserve places, please email the RGS - HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instruction will follow shortly before the event.
29
Jun
2020

World Heritage Japan: The Glories of an Archipelago

Monday, 29 Jun 2020
John Lander
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members and guests at 2.30 pm on 29 June. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
27
Jun
2020

Boat Field trip to Tung Ping Chau: HK's Stunning Remote Island

Saturday, 27 Jun 2020
Leader: Smriti Safaya
8.45 am to 6.30 pm
To reserve places please email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and state how many places you would like to reserve. You'll then receive from the booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instructions will follow prior to the event.
23
Jun
2020

A Voice for the Wild

Tuesday, 23 Jun 2020
Dr Liu Ying Ying
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members at 12.30 pm on Tue, 23 Jun. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
20
Jun
2020

Speed Boat Trip and Geological Hike on Nine Pin Islands

Saturday, 20 Jun 2020
Professor Peter Clift
10.15 am to 6.15 pm
To reserve places, please email the RGS - HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instruction will follow shortly before the event.
8
Jun
2020

Batak Jungle Tribe of Palawan

Monday, 8 Jun 2020
Wong How Man and Astor Wong
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members at 2.00 pm on 8 June. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
3
Jun
2020

Strangers on the Praia: Macau in World War II

Wednesday, 3 Jun 2020
Paul French
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members at 12.30 pm on 3 Jun. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
26
May
2020

No Place like Home: Our Best Century yet?

Tuesday, 26 May 2020
Professor Joe Smith
7.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Webtalk
The webinar link is going to be sent to members and guests at 12.30 pm on 26 May. Please note this webinar is for members and their guests only and is free of charge.
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