Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Saturday 10 November 2018, 11.00-2.00pm
An invitation to a picnic with Dinosaurs in the Botanical Gardens, Hobart.
A free event for the whole family.
Dr Karin Orth from Earth Sciences at the University of Tasmania will give talks on on dinosaurs and give us a timeline through the ages with fossil samples from each era.
Our tame dinosaurs will make an appearance (they have already been spotted in downtown Hobart Town visiting the Museum and at the University)
The Royal Tasmanian Botantical Gardens present talks on the plants from the dinosaur age that grow in the gardens, such as the Wollemi pine (Wollemia nobilis) and Tasmania conifer (Diselma archeri).
Children’s activities will include a dinosaur dig sandpit, a search for hidden dinosaurs with a dinosaur spotting certificate and hunting licence, a name the dinosaur competition, Dino showbags with dinosaur toys, sweets, games and colouring-in dinosaurs.