Local resident, entomologist and photographer, Jessa Thurman is hosting a launch with Geoff Monteith tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May at the “Where the Wild Things Are” bookshop from 4 – 5pm for her new book Australia’s Incredible Insects – supported by the Australian Geographic.
Together with a live insect display at the event.
Discover the secret lives of Aussie insects with entomologist Jessa and hear her own story behind making the book. Meet some of the stars from the book, with a live insect display. You may end up dancing like a leaf insect (Walaphyllium monteithi) or cuddling a giant burrowing cockroach (Macropanesthia rhinoceros).
Saturday, May 21st 2022 at 4pm
Where the Wild Things Are bookshop
191 Boundary St, West End QLD 4101
The book launches from Monday in all good bookstores and via the Australian Geographic website.