Wonders of Wollemi (Stage 3)
Uncover the secrets of these ancient ‘dinosaur’ trees that fossils tell us were widespread across Australia millions of years ago using self guided activities.
Discover the wonders of the Wollemi Pine
Through self guided activities students will uncover the secrets of these ancient ‘dinosaur’ trees that fossils tell us were widespread across Australia millions of years ago.
The Wonders of Wollemi content:
What are Wollemi pines? Why are they called ‘dinosaur’ trees?
From seed to adult tree! Explore the stages the Wollemi goes through to reach maturity
Discover the crucial work of scientists at the Australian Botanic Gardens
Gain special access to the PlantBank through a virtual tour, and explore the Wollemi pine’s relationship to fungi and the environment
Find out what conservation work is being done to protect the Wollemi pines
Design a new Wollemi garden known as Gondwanaland.
Become a Wollemi Warrior! and promote the conservation of this remarkable species
Wollemi inspired poetry
IS THIS A FREE EVENT? Yes
BROUGHT TO YOU BY: The Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust
On Demand (available until: 14-Jul-2025 05:00PM)
Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand
Science and Tech » Working Scientifically and Design and Production » Living World
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Joining The Event
Technology and Materials Requirements
Wonders of Wollemi requires internet access and pens and paper for activities.
Connecting To The Event
Click on the Booking Button to access the self guided resources.
If you have any queries please contact the provider
Name: Education & Engagement Centre, The Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust
Phone: 02 9231 8134
Email: [email protected]