Western Australian Naturalists Club

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Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist

23 September, 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Join us for morning tea before heading upstairs to view Susie Vickery’s immersive and finely crafted embroidery and audio-visual installations charting the journey of 18th Century French botanist Jacques-Julien Houtou de Labilladiere, who came to  Western Australia in 1792 on the vessel Recherche.

https://www.wanneroo.wa.gov.au/info/20089/wanneroo_gallery/334/wanneroo_gallery 

At the end of the tour Don Poynton will briefly discuss Labilladière’s Legacy in Wanneroo.

Late News: Susie has offered to come up from Freo to tell us the story behind the exhibition and to guide us around the exhibition.

Details

Date:
23 September
Time:
10:00 am-12:00 pm
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Website:
wanneroo.wa.gov.au/peregrinations

Organiser

Don Poynton
Phone:
0419 460 301
Email:
natsnorthernbranch@gmail.com

Venue

Wanneroo Art Gallery
3 Rocca Way
Wanneroo, Western Australia Australia
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