Coming Events

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

Society Events

General Meetings

Sales table and library open 7:30pm, 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
6 September
Topic: A Tour of China
Speaker: Mark Fraser
Mark will talk about a recent tour some club members made of China and the orchids seen in the wild
plus a primer on our upcoming Show.
4 October
Topic: Easy orchids 1,2,3
Speaker: Society members
Various society members will talk about orchids that are less difficult to grow in the local region, including phalaenopsis, kingianums and cymbidiums.
1 November
Topic: Sarcochilus Orchids
Speaker: Scott Barrie
Scott Barrie is co-owner and manager of Barrita Orchids, a commercial wholesale orchid growing business. In recent years Barrita Orchids has made significant advancements in the commercialisation of Sarcochilus.

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Other OSC Events

23, 24 September 2017
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
30 September, 1 October 2017
South and West Regional Conference and Orchid Show
hosted by the Albury-Wodonga and District Orchid Club, the function is rotated between orchid societies in south and west NSW and the ACT
Venue:Mirambeena Centre
19 Martha Mews
For further information, registration forms etc, see: Website   or   Facebook
25-26 November 2017
3 Rivers Orchid Show
A new show promoting later flowering Cymbidiums, Sarcochilus and Soft cane Dendrobiums. Vendors will be Orchids on Newbold and Loranna Orchids. Entry fee of $5
Venue:Oddfellows Hall,

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Horticultural Society of Canberra

16 - 17 Sept 2017
Spring Bulb and Camelia Show
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest
Information and show schedule
21 - 22 Oct 2017
Iris, Rhododendron and Azalea Show
Horticultural Society of Canberra
Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest
Information and show schedule
11 - 12 Nov 2017
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

8 - 9 Sep
Bateman's Bay Orchid Club
Soldiers Club
2 Beach Rd, Bateman's Bay
16 - 17 Sept
Sat 10am-3:30pm
Sun 9am-2pm
Milton-Ulladulla Orchid Society Spring Show
Civic Centre
23 - 24 Sep
Sat 9am-5pm
Sun 9am-4pm
Wagga Wagga Orchid Society
Community Centre, Tanda Place, Glenfield
Wagga Wagga
30 Sep - 1 Oct
Fri/Sat 9am - 5pm
Sun 9am - 4pm
South and West Regional Conference and Orchid Show
Albury Wodonga and District Orchid Club

Mirabeena Centre
Martha Mews
6 - 8 Oct
Fri/Sat 9am - 4pm
Sun 9am - 3pm
Southern Orchid Spectacular
Caringbah High School
85 Willarong Rd, Caringbah
20 - 21 Oct
10am - 3pm
Native Show
Batemans Bay Orchid and Foliage Society

Soldiers Club
2 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay
28-29 Oct
Fri 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-1pm
Sapphire Coast Orchid Club Native Show
Twyford Hall

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