'orchids of bruny island' 

"Between these covers, Allegra invites us on her odyssey to the wild orchids, kindling the flame of hope that two centuries ahead, in 2192, these will remain natural realms like the Labillardiere Estate where these "miraculous jewels will still flourish and stir such excitement, devotion and passion in our descendent human hearts."  

                                                                                              Bob Brown