The Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation at the University of Sydney (NEAF) facilitates research in the archaeology of the Near East, Egypt and Cyprus, and brings the world of Near Eastern archaeology to the general public.

NEAF activites include public lectures and seminars, archaeological study tours, publications, and sponsorship of the archaeological expedition to Pella in Jordan. NEAF also provides annual research grants to students in Australia and New Zealand.

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The 2017 repeat of NEAF's Islamic Series, From Cordoba to Kashgar, is now open for bookings. Plese find details on our 'lecture' page. The NEAF Board wishes all our members a happy and safe holiday season and we thank you for your support during 2016.