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Banks florilegium display

About this event


Saturday 16th, June


8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Location

Nature’s Powerhouse
Walker Street, Cooktown, Queensland, 4895

Event Fees


Details about the event

The Banks florilegium display at Nature’s Powerhouse is an inspiring set of prints from botanical engravings showing plants collected by Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on Captain James Cook’s first pacific voyage. The prints will be supported by selected paintings of the same plants by botanical artist, Vera Scarth-Johnson.

Nature’s Powerhouse café will be open throughout the day for coffee and lunch.

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