Coming Events

General Meetings of the OSC
Other OSC Events
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Events of Other Organisations

Society General Meetings

Doors open 7:30pm for setup and benching of plants, meeting commences 8:00pm.
If you have a sick plant and want advice, bring it to the meeting in a sealed plastic bag and our experts will look at it.
Venue: 7th Day Adventist Church, cnr Gould and Macleay Sts, Turner
Wednesday 3 October
Topic: Growing Phalaenopsis
Presenter: Jane Wright
These very popular orchids are fairly fussy in their growing requirements. Provide the right conditions and they will flower well.
Wednesday 7 November
Topic: Australian Natives, including terrestrials
Presenters: Various society members
Members will outline how they grow Australian natives such as thelychitons, dockrillias, and terrestrials such as pterostylis.
Wednesday 5 December
Topic: Xmas Party
Presenters: no presenter
An evening of entertainment. Please bring a plate of food to share. There will be no sales or entry/give away table. Benching of plants as usual.

Information for new or intending members on the society and its meeting arrangements is here

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Other Society Events

21, 22 September 2019
Sat 10am - 5pm
Sun 10am - 4pm
Annual Spring Orchid Show
hosted by the Canberra Orchid Society
Venue:Function rooms
Ainslie Football Club
52 Wakefield Av
For information

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Horticultural Society of Canberra

27 - 28
Oct 2018
Iris, Rhododendron and Azalea Show
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest
Information and show schedule
10 - 11
Nov 2018
Spring Exhibition and Rose Show
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest.
Information and show schedule

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Events of Other Organisations

Events of possible interest to Canberra members. We try to keep the information accurate. Please advise if there are any errors. A list of all orchid show dates in NSW is on the Orchid Society of NSW website
5 - 7 Oct
Fri/Sat 9am - 4pm
Sun 9am - 3pm
Southern Orchid Spectacular
Caringbah High School
85 Willarong Rd, Caringbah
19 - 20 Oct
Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat: 10am - 3pm
Batemans Bay Orchid and Foliage Society
Soldiers Club
2 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay
27 Oct
Sat: 9am - 8pm
Shoalhaven Orchid Society
Bomaderry Bowling Club
154 Meroo Rd, Bomaderry

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