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Talk at the Australian National Botanic Gardens

Thursday 4 September 12.30 - 1.30 pm ANBG Theatrette, via Clunies Ross St, Canberra
Talk at the Australian National Botanic Gardens

1910 Children celebrate Wattle Day at Merrigum, Victoria

‘National Wattle Day: its Relevance as a Day of Australian Celebration’ - public talk

 Terry Fewtrell and Suzette Searle

Thursday, 4 September 2014 - 12:30 pm - 1:30pm 
Australian National Botanic gardens Theatrette

Terry and Suzette will present a brief history of the celebration of wattle days in Australia, covering the pre-colonial period and since 1910 and discuss how National Wattle Day is a unifying focus for all Australians to celebrate this land and being Australian.

Bring your memories of wattle days past to share.

Terry Fewtrell is President of the Wattle Day Association and Suzette Searle is the Association’s website and communication manager.