Australia’s Jurassic Park

Which species of dinosaur roamed Australia 130 million years ago?

With virtually no fossil dinosaur bones on record from this time period, what can we say about Australia’s dinosaur fauna at the dawn of the Early Cretaceous?

This month Dr Steve Salisbury discusses how his work tracking dinosaurs in the remote Kimberley region of Western Australia might provide the answers.

When Monday, 22 May 2017
Time 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Venue The Edge, State Library of Queensland, South Brisbane
Arrangements Doors open at 6:00pm
Refreshments Light refreshments will be provided following the presentation
RSVP This is a free event. Please register to secure your seat.

Meet the presenter:

Steve SalisburyDr Steve Salisbury is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences at The University of Queensland. His research focuses on the evolution of Gondwanan continental vertebrates, in particular dinosaurs and crocodilians. He is also interested in vertebrate biomechanics and using extant animals to better understand the anatomy, behaviour and evolution of extinct ones.

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