Community Standards / Code of Conduct

Geo-★-Down-Under is for experts to speak to each other and the public on a wide range of topics broadly in the realm of geophysics.

We expect respectful, inclusive, and fair discussion and will not tolerate writing or commenting that directly or indirectly erodes the diversity and harmony of our community, causes harm, or undermines our reputation. This applies to anyone contributing to this publication as a writer or editor or in the comments or on the mailing list. Any content violating our standards will be removed. Individuals who create such content may find themselves excluded.

To alert us to code-of-conduct violations, email

All of our contributors will also be bound by local laws and by codes-of-conduct from their employer, student body and/or professional organisations and we will not hesitate to report inappropriate behaviour widely.

Some examples of codes of conduct that capture our intent: