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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

Saving Plants on Kangaroo Island – winter 2021 update

03 September 2021

Following the devastating 2020 bushfires on Kangaroo Island, scientists at the SA Seed Conservation Centre have visited the island a number of times to investigate what botanical treasures have regrown, and to collect seeds and plant specimens with a conservation aim.