Peter Coyne - ‘Australia’s Amazing Orchids’

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Thursday, 17 June 2021 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Peter will talk about what makes orchids so exceptional, our local orchids and growing orchids in Canberra.

Biography Peter’s career was in nature conservation, and in retirement he has found time to grow orchids.  He established the national parks and wildlife office on Norfolk Island, was intensively involved in developing Kakadu National Park, and developed and implemented proposals for national parks in East Gippsland. He also oversaw national administration of international wildlife trade, including orchids.

This talk will be held in the ANBG Theatrette.

Bookings are essential because of the COVID-19 guidelines related to the Thursday Talks and limited seating (tickets are free). Bookings will open on the Friday before the talk; they will close on the following Wednesday night or when seating limits are reached.

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Please be aware that COVID-19 outbreaks and isolation requirements are subject to change at short notice.

Please ensure that:
- You have not been in a hotspot or prohibited area before attending Thursday Talks.
- You do not attend if you are feeling unwell.

Tickets are limited, please notify us if you are unable to come on 0437 298 711 or 0407 299 704.