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Welcome to Sydsjaellands Amateurgeologiske Forening (S.A.F.)
website is of course in Danish but we have decided to make an
introduction in English and German.
we are unable to translate everything, but we hope you will take your
time to surf on our website, as many of the terms of geology are
was founded in 1984 by three mineral- and one fossilhunter. The purpose
of the society was to spread the knowledge of geology and the interest in
collecting fossils and minerals.
more than twenty years later, the society consists of more than one hundred
members, and we have our own rooms in Naestved’s Culture
Center, Groennegades Kaserne.
hold lectures by geologists and “open evenings” where our lapidary
machines, fossil preparations equipment, computer and camera can be used
by our members as well as our library.
also have study groups about fossils, minerals and rocks.
arrange field trips to exiting places with fossils as well as minerals
in Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Holland, Belgium, France and Great Britain.
are always eager to be in touch with other societys and collectors all over
Europe for exchanging of geological knowledge and information about new
we seek local guides, who are willing to arrange fossil- and mineral
collecting trips for our society. Typically we are 10 to 20 members on such
a trip, usually 3 to 4 days over a weekend. We usually stay in a pension
or youth hostel.
year on the second weekend of October we arrange The International
Jewellery- Mineral- and Fossil Fair in the Naestved Halls. The fair have
40 to 45 exhibitors and are visited by approx. 2000 people.
you for visiting our website. If you wish to contact us please call,
write or mail us, you are
regards Hans – Henrik Meyer