Australian Tropical Herbarium Plant Identification Workshops

Plant Identification Workshops


The Australian Tropical Herbarium and the Wet Tropics Management Authority present Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants – Plant Identification Short Courses.

Our courses are open to the public, and teach skills in rainforest plant identification. Our courses are developed for the interested layperson.  We teach how to examine and identify plants using freely available resources.

These courses are ideal for the interested layperson, and will be of special interest to rangers, school science teachers, state and local government land managers and anyone with an interest in tropical Australia’s incredible biodiversity.



Presented by the Australian Tropical Herbarium, this plant identification short course will be held at James Cook University Townsville Campus on 20-21 July 2021.  The course will run 0830 – 1600, and be held at the Science Place, Building 142, Rooms 101A/B.

COST: $704 per person (GST inclusive)

For more information and to register online click here.

For groups of five or more, we can run specially tailored two or three day plant identification courses – contact us at [email protected] for more details.

Course Inclusions

  • Morning tea and lunch

  • Participant’s workbook

  • Hand lens

Further information, prices and registration

Rainforest Plant ID Course

Phone: (07) 4232 1837

Email: [email protected]