s A botanical tour of Tasmania with AAFBG - Australian Association of Friends of Botanic Gardens

2022 Tasmania Tour

A Botanical Tour of Tasmania with the AAFBG - Jon Baines Tours

27 Febraury to 5 March 2022

3 nights Launceston, 3 nights Hobart

Run in association with the AAFG, this boutique tour to Tasmania explores the many and varied botanical, historical, culinary and scenic offerings of this small but richly endowed island state.

The diversity of Tasmania's vegetation is remarkable and includes some of the most ancient plant species on Earth, the tallest flowering trees, the oldest plant clones and a high proportion of endemic species.  Its pristine natural beauty and outstanding local food and wine form an ever-present backdrop to its rich culture and history, and of course its many beautiful and historic gardens.

This bespoke tour with the AAFBG examines the diverse botany of Tasmania, with a wide range of specialist visits and fascinating talks by botanical experts.

Tour leader: Kate Heffernam

Download tour pdf here.

Tour cost:  The cost of the tour is AUD $2,880 per person sharing.

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