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
5 June
Annual General Meeting and election of officer bearers, plus
Topic: A Visit to the Eric Young Foundation on Jersey
Presenters: Lynne and Brian Phelan
Eric Young was a wealthy British businessman whose love of orchids led him to amass one of the finest living collections. In order to promote orchids and support orchid growers worldwide he set up a foundation dedicated to growing, breeding and showing the finest quality orchids.

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

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Other Society Events

DateEvent/Location
21,22 Sept
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
5-6 Oct
Sat
Sun
South and West Regional Show and Conference
hosted by the Eurobodalla Orchid Club
Venue: Moruya Basketball Centre
Moruya Showground
Moruya
This biennual conference and show is rotated between various southern NSW orchid clubs, including Canberra.
Details of speakers, vendors etc will be available shortly.

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Horticultural Society of Canberra 2019

DateEvent/Location
26-27 Oct
Iris, Rhododendron and Azalea Show
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest
Information and show schedule
9-10 Nov
Spring Exhibition and Rose Show
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest.
Information and show schedule

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Events of Other Organisations 2019

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
17-19 May
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-3pm
Orchids Out West
Hawkesbury Race Club
Clarendon
29-30 June
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-3pm
Mingara Orchid Fair
Mingara Recreation Club, Mingara Drive, Tumbi Umbi
13-14 July
Sat 9am-8pm
Sun 9am-4pm
Shoalhaven Orchid Society Show
Bomaderry Bowling Club,
154 Meroo Rd, Bomaderry
13-14 July
Sat 10am-3:30pm
Sun 9am-2pm
Milton-Ulladulla Orchid Society Winter Show
Civic Centre
Ulladulla
19-20 July
Fri 10am-6pm
Sat 10am-3pm
Batemans Bay Orchid and Foliage Society Winter Show
Soldiers Club, Beach Rd, Batemans Bay
9-11 Aug
Fri-Sat: 9am-4pm
Sun: noon-4pm
National Orchid Extravaganza
The Centre, 1 Pellit Lane, Dural
16-18 Aug
Fri/Sat: 9am-4pm
Sun: 9am-3pm
St Ives Orchid Fair
St Ives Showground
16-18 Aug
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Winter Show
Twyford Hall
Merimbula
24-25 Aug
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Eurobodalla Orchid Club Spring Show
Leisure Centre, Narooma
6-7 Sep
10am-3pm
Bateman's Bay Orchid Club
Soldiers Club
2 Beach Rd, Bateman's Bay
30 Aug - 1 Sep
Sat: 9am-8pm
Sun: 9am-4pm
Shoalhaven Orchid Society Spring Show
Bomaderry Bowling Club, Bomaderry
14-15 Sept
Sat 10am-3:30pm
Sun 9am-2pm
Milton-Ulladulla Orchid Society Spring Show
Civic Centre
Ulladulla
19-20 Sept
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-4pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Spring Show
BV Commemorative Civic Centre,
Bega
11 - 13 Oct
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-3pm
Southern Orchid Spectacular
Sutherland Basketball Stadium,
Waratah Park, Old Pacific Highway, Sutherland
18-19 Oct
Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat: 10am-3pm
Batemans Bay Orchid and Foliage Society
Soldiers Club
2 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay
26 Oct
Shoalhaven Orchid Society Show
Bomaderry Bowling Club
154 Meroo Rd, Bomaderry
1-2 Nov
Fri 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Native Show
Twyford Hall
Merimbula

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