APS-Vic Exhibitions and Lectures 2020
Marking the Collection of Australian Plants by Banks and Solander
April 2020 will mark the 250th Anniversary of Lieutenant James Cook and crew reaching the east coast of Australia in HMS Endeavour. During the voyage up the east coast, naturalist Joseph Banks and botanist Daniel Solander made collections of Australian plants which were taken to London for classification and scientific study.
Accordingly, the Australian Plants Society-Vic has organised three significant events: