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Japanese Cherry Blossom Posters for sale!

Following the WARM TREES 17 exhibit, the Japanese Embassy has kindly agreed that the posters they provided for display in the Village Centre can be sold to raise money for the work of the Friends of the National Arboretum Canberra. There are eight posters available – two others cannot be sold for copyright reasons. The posters will be sold for $100 each and already have a professional backing sheet applied to them. The display will be removed next week. If you are interested in purchasing a poster please contact Jocelyn on [email protected] or on mobile 0407176163.

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Science Week Forum: Research at the Arboretum

SATURDAY August 12, from 9.30am. Have you ever wondered what research is taking place at the National Arboretum Canberra? This is your opportunity to learn more and have first-hand experience with the researchers. The Arboretum is host to several research projects undertaken by groups ranging from dedicated volunteer citizen scientists through to local and interstate university research departments.

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Vale Adam!

For those of you unable to attend Adam Burgess's memorial service at the Arboretum on Thursday, 11 May, here is Scott Saddler's eulogy and the poem that Adam particularly wanted Scott to write ... in case anything happened.

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