Entheogenesis - Planting seeds for earth, body, and mind

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Cultivating Ethnobotanical Plant Knowledge
a small selection of

Garden States 2021 Speakers

a small selection of

Garden States 2021 Presentations

New World Technology and Old World Wisdom
– Dr Agnieszka Sekula & Dr Prash Puspanathan

  This talk explores VR scenarios designed to promote movement through phases of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy, and discusses a novel protocol that utilizes unique features of VR as the moderator of the psychedelic journey. The protocol was developed by Enosis Therapeutics- focussed on combining new world technology with old-world wisdom. The unique therapeutic approach of treatment ...

Cannabis Agronomy – A Modern Review of Cannabis Cultivation
– Tom Forrest

In this workshop will show a short film about cannabis cultivation at our licensed and certified organic (BioGro) cannabis farm in Aotearoa. Followed by a deep discussion of cannabis agronomy, techniques, inputs, and crop management with a Q&A about cannabis, legal access to cannabis commodities, and the current status of licensing and cultivation laws. -----------------------------------------------

The problems of the throwing out of Babies with Bathwaters: who’s paradigms are we really shifting?
– Simon Green

For at least 25 years I have worked in the Healing Arts, and for 20 deeply engaged with the “entheogenic” plant centred systems of Curanderismo of Latin America. I’ve also engaged with, befriended and worked alongside healers from the world’s oldest continuous cultures here on my home continent. In the course of that career I’ve ...

Between Sex and Death – A Journey in the Mycosphere
– Dr Alison Pouliot

  The scent of the prized Périgord truffle is somewhere 'between sex and death', according to one Australian forager. This fungus vies with Iranian caviar as one of the most expensive foods in the world. Australia’s costly culinary predilections have driven a significant European truffle-growing industry since the 1990s. Throughout history, fungi have confounded with ...



Entheogenesis Australis is a charitable, educational organisation established in 2004; we provide opportunities for critical thinking and knowledge sharing on ethnobotanical plants, fungi, nature and sustainability. 

Through our conferences and workshops, we aim to celebrate the culture, art, politics and community around medicine plants in the hope to better wellbeing for humankind and the planet. 


Mission Statement - Planting seeds for earth, body, and mind. 

Statement of Purpose - Entheogenesis Australis exists to enhance the Australian natural environment by: 

E – Encouraging the propagation, cultivation, conservation, preservation and sharing of plants and fungi of ethnobotanical significance whilst nurturing botanical environments. 

G – Growing community and developing connections through conversation, events, media and the creative arts, acting as a multidisciplinary nexus for knowledge sharing within the field of Ethnobotany. 

A – Advancing botanical discussion through research, critical thinking, education, creativity, innovation, and awareness about plants, fungi and related compounds with potential beneficial applications for humankind and the natural environment. 

This is a list of organisations that support our events. Do join them.