General Enquiries

For all enquiries, including visiting and loans, please contact the State Herbarium.

Hackney Road
Adelaide, SA 5000

Phone: (+61 8) 8222 9311

Visiting the State Herbarium

The Eric Jackson Reference Herbarium is open to the public from 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Access to other collections within the State Herbarium must be arranged in advance. Bona fide researchers from Australian and overseas institutions are welcome to access the collections. Please contact us in with details of your visit and plant groups of interest.

Recent posts

Beneath the waves: Discovering nature's hidden ocean gems

07 June 2023

World Ocean Day is an annual celebration held on 8 June which unites and rallies the world to protect and restore our blue planet. In our latest blog, State Herbarium's Jem Barratt takes a deep dive into how its scientific work focusing on seagrasses and seaweed helps with the restoration and preservation of our ocean ecosystems.