PlantBank Party

PlantBank is the home of seed research in NSW but for one special day on 19th August it will turn into a mini festival complete with music, disco lights and fancy dress.

Highlights of the day include:

  • Bush tucker and rainforest fruit
  • Meet seed collectors and researchers
  • Live reptiles and insects
  • Science toys and games with Fizzics Education
  • Plant a seed to take home
  • Treasure hunt
  • Seaweed science
  • Get a photo holding the biggest seed in the world
  • Botanical illustration
  • BBQ, sandwiches and coffee cart
  • Fascinating fungi
  • Wollemi pine display and expert
  • Behind-the-scenes tour into research labs (Ticketed activity)
  • Plant identification expert to answer your questions
  • Augmented reality dinosaur hunt
  • DJ Matt Murray (horticulturalist by day): music and prize giveaways