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Baron von Mueller Collection – BMI Special Program

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Up close and personal with Baron Ferdinand Von Muelle.

Baron von Mueller was appointed government botanist for the then colony of Victoria by Governor Charles La Trobe in 1853, and later director of the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne. He also founded the National Herbarium of Victoria and named many Australian plants. Come along and learn about the man, discover the magic of his plant specimen folios and why the BMI Collection contains these treasures.

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  • Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
  • Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
22 May
10:30am - 12:00pm
Ballarat Mechanics Institute
117-119 Sturt Street, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
$15.00 - $25.00

$15 per person Ballarat Mechanics Institute Members
$25 per person, general admission

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