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The Origins gallery at the new Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip

21 April, 7:30 pm

Speaker: Dr Peter Downes, Curator of Minerals and Meteorites, WAM

The new Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip opened in November 2020. Peter Downes will describe some of WA’s rich mineral heritage that is on display in the Origins gallery of the museum. In addition to curatorial duties, Dr Downes works extensively in characterising the mineralogy of mineral deposits in Western Australia. Over the last few years, he was involved in the development of the Origins gallery in the new Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip.

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Date:
21 April
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organiser

Don Poynton
Phone:
0419 460 301
Email:
dpoynton@iinet.net.au

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Speaker
Dr Peter Downes, Curator of Minerals and Meteorites, WAM
Topic
The Origins gallery at the new Western Australian Museum Boola Bardip

Venue

Henderson Environmental Centre
Henderson Environmental Centre End of Groat St
North Beach, Australia
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