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ACT Branch: Visit to the Australian Botanic Garden and PlantBank, Mt Annan

20 September 2018

Join us on the 20 September for a spring excursion to the Australian Botanic Garden, Mt Annan, and a behind-the-scenes tour of PlantBank (formerly the Australian Seed Bank).

The Australian Botanic Garden near Campbelltown NSW (part of the Royal Botanic Garden and Domain Trust) is celebrating its 30th birthday this year. It is a garden on a truly grand scale (416 hectares).

PlantBank is a secure seed repository and research facility for Australian plant species, containing over 10,000 seed collections, representing some 5,300 species.  It is housed in a dazzling award-winning building, within the grounds of the Botanic Garden.

For a detailed itinerary and booking form contact Nancy Clarke – clarkenancy624@gmail.com.

The excursion will leave at 8.30 am and return at 6.45 pm.

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20 September 2018
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