Choose your own time to discover orchids on Black Mountain!

Jean Egan has led these popular orchid walks since 2011, and has done botanic art for many or the more than 60 orchid species that are native plants on Black Mountain.  Jean is also a co-author of the Field Guide to Orchids of the ACT and the Field Guide to Orchids of the Southern Tablelands of NSW including the ACT which will be published soon.

Choose which time to join her to see some spring flowering native terrestrial orchids and learn more about this fascinating group of plants:

  • 10am - 12pm, OR
  • 1pm - 3pm.

There is some off-track walking so wear sturdy shoes. Bring your hand lens.

Black Mountain Orchid David McMahon 2019Purple Beard Orchid Libby Viccars