Vale Emeritus Professor Ray Specht AO

Emeritus Professor Ray Specht AO died peacefully on the morning of Saturday 13th February after farewelling his family. To have Ray as a member for 53 years was a privilege and a blessing.

The Society is proud to have published an original review article co-authored – in his 97th year – with his daughter Alison in the most recent issue of the Proceedings of The Royal Society Of Queensland, received from the printer in the week of his passing. See also his retrospective web-published in 2018.

When the time is right the Society will celebrate a wonderful and exceptionally productive, important life.