Coming Events

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

Society General Meetings

DateFeatures
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


Back to top

Other Society Events

DateEvent/Location
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
AINSLIE
For information

Back to top

Horticultural Society of Canberra

DateEvent/Location
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

Back to top

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
DateEvent/Host/Location
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

Back to top