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

Tues 14 August (note change of date)

Venue: Raiders Club, Holt (note change of venue)
Topic: tba
Presenter: Wayne Turville
Wayne Turville is proprietor of Australian Orchid Nursery located in Tyabb, Victoria. The Australian Orchid Nursery claims to be "the Orchid Growers Supermarket or the Amazon of Orchids", specialising in cool growing orchids. Wayne will give three short presentations and will bring plants for sale at 20% discount if ordered in advance of the meeting. Check out his website, or Phone: 03 5977 3122 or Email:
Please place orders for plants and supplies with Wayne at least one week before the meeting. There will be a pre-meeting dinner with Wayne at 6pm at the Club to which all are invited. To assist in arrangements, please advise if you plan to attend the dinner and/or meeting by email or phone Bill (02 6297 5635) or Karen (02 6299 7080).
Sales table of supplies and plants, door table, benching of plants and popular vote, no library.

Wednesday 5 September

Topic: Roundup of AOCC2018 and Show Primer
Presenter: Various
The Australian Orchid Council Conference and Show was hels on 20-22 July. Hear about the success of our members in the show and presentations at the Conference. There will also be a primer for our upcoming show on 22-23 September

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Other Society Events

22, 23 September 2018
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

15 - 16
Sept 2018
Spring Bulb and Camelia Show
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest
Information and show schedule
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
28 - 29 July
Sat 10am-3:30pm
Sun 9am-2pm
Milton-Ulladulla Orchid Society Winter Show
Civic Centre
3-5 Aug
Fri-Sat: 9am-4pm
Sun: noon-4pm
National Orchid Extravaganza
The Centre, 1 Pellit Lane, Dural
17 - 19 Aug
Fri/Sat: 9am-4pm
Sun: 9am-3pm
St Ives Orchid Fair
St Ives Showground
17-19 Aug
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Winter Show
Twyford Hall
25 - 26 Aug
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Eurobodalla Orchid Club Spring Show
Leisure Centre, Narooma
1 Sep - 2 Sep
Sat: 9am-8pm
Sun: 9am-4pm
Shoalhaven Orchid Society Spring Show
Bomaderry Bowling Club, Bomaderry
7 Sep - 8 Sep
Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat: 10am-3pm
Batemans Bay Orchid and Foliage Society
Soldiers Club, Batemans Bay
15 - 16 Sept
Sat 10am-3:30pm
Sun 9am-2pm
Milton-Ulladulla Orchid Society Spring Show
Civic Centre
20-21 Sept
Fri/Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-4pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Spring Show
BV Commemorative Civic Centre,
22-23 Sept
Wagga Wagga Orchid Society
Glenfield Community Centre, Tanda Pl, Glenfield
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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