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Prof Darren Crayn Lecture

Saturday, Jun 10, 2017

10:00am – 11:00am

As part of our Banks and Solander exploration, you are invited to hear first hand from Professor Darren Crayn, inaugural Director of the Australian Tropical Herbarium, a joint venture between James Cook University, CSIRO and the Queensland Government.

Darren’s lecture is entitled: In Search of Plants – How Joseph Banks and the botany of Cook’s first voyage changed the world.

Registrations are not essential but are encouraged.

You might also like to explore the rest of the Banks and Solander day of exploration here.

Event Location

Natures Powerhouse (inside)
Cooktown, Queensland, 4895

Event Fees

Free ticket