Serendipity – Owen: the man and the mountain

When: Wednesday, October 23 – 2:00 to 4:00 (1 session)

Where: Wynyard Showground Hall

Presenter: Jo Crothers

Scarred by man, but dramatic and enduring, Mount Owen was created by tumultuous tectonic forces nearly 500 million years ago. Magnificent Mount Owen was named after Richard Owen, a notable C19th scientist. This account of Richard Owen’s life will help you decide whether it was a worthy choice.