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Public Talk – Professor Robert S. Hill  

5 November @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Public Talk by Professor Robert S. Hill, Environment Institute, The University of Adelaide

Evolution of the southern Australian vegetation – the World’s biggest climate change experiment

Professor Robert Hill will explain how 45 million years ago, southern Australia was attached to Antarctica and was covered in diverse and dense tropical rainforest. Through time, the climate has dried, and the rainforests have been replaced by a mosaic of dry-adapted vegetation.


200 metres east of Marion Rd, and 300 metres north of Anzac Highway

Entry by donation (minimum of $2).

Bookings not required

Please bring supper to share, tea/coffee will be supplied.

Meetings should conclude by 8.30pm.

At the start of each meeting a ten minutes presentation on a ‘Butterfly of the Month’ will be given by a BCSA committee member.

Printable (PDF) 2019 public talks schedule 



5 November
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm