The Australian Centre for Egyptology

The Australian Centre for Egyptology

Egyptology ECKWelcome to the website of the Australian Centre for Egyptology, a division of the Macquarie University Ancient Cultures Research Centre. Please use the links below to view our site.

Australian Centre for Egyptology Fieldwork Sites

The Cemetery of Dendara

Egyptology - Abu Rawash site
Abu Rawash: 1st Dynasty Elite Cemetery
Egyptology - Burial pit and west wall of IaahhewetMeir (El-Qusiya): Re-recording and Study of the Site Egyptology - TehnaTehna: An Old Kingdom Cemetery in Middle Egypt Egyptology - Right side in situThebes: Dra Abu el-Naga

News and Events for  2018-2019

Launch of a world-first hieroglyphics decoder

A new hieroglyphics translation tool uses Macquarie research to help scholars and students more easily translate stories from the ancient Egyptian world. Read more.

New publications

Tombs Trowels and Treasures
"The first 40 years of Egyptology at Macquarie University"
Studies 12

Edited by Leonie Donovan and Susanne Binder

Beni Hassan Vol lV "The Tomb of Baqet lll"
Reports 42

Authors Naguib Kanawati and Linda Evans

Beni Hassan Vol V "The Tomb of Khnumhotep l"
Reports 43

Authors Miral Lashien and Anna-Latifa Mourad

Reports 43

For details of all of our publications, click here



We now have a secure web based renewal system that is available for any member who wishes to renew their membership by paying using a credit card (Visa and MasterCard only).

To access this system please either click here or copy and paste the following link into your internet browser:

For Details about Membership of the Rundle Foundation please click here


Events for 2020


As details of the 2020 Functions become available, they will be listed here.


For more details and booking forms, see "Functions and Public Lectures".

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