Diary Dates

2018

October (Dig In and Celebrate)

18-21 NewSouth Wales Berry Gardens Festival. 8 open gardens. 10am-4pm. $20 entry for all 8 or
          $5 single. Ph 02 4464 3058 or E: kjlyne@iprimus.com.au 


19-21 News South Wales Galston Garden Club Galston Open Gardens. 9 mainly acreage gardens and
          a Bonsai Nursery will be open. 9.30am - 4.30pm all 3 days. Entry to all gardens ticket $20 or $5
          single garden. See website

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South Australia SA Chrysanthemum & Floral Art Soc. Annual Plant Sale. 10 Lucknow St.
          Marleston. 10am-2pm Ph 08 8365 1716 or E: kidding.1@bigpond.com  

          Tasmania Emu Valley Rhodo. Garden Burnie. Cherry Blossom Celebration
See website 

21     Western Australia Orchid Society of WA Potting On Day Bring in your orchids for
         repotting, $5 per plant, Orchiata provided, presentations on various subjects 10am-4pm
         Manning Senior Centre 3 Downey Rd, Manning.
 See Website 

20-21
          South Australia SA Geranium & Pelargonium Society Spring Show 2018 Cnr O.G. Road & Turner
          St Felixstow Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday 10am - 3pm Entry $3 See
See Flyer 

          NewSouth Wales Iris Society. of Aust. NSW Region. Iris Show. Blackheath Community Hall.
          (Opposite Blackheath Railway Station). Saturday 11am. Sun 9am-2pm 
Website 
and click on ‘Show'
          for full show schedule.


          NewSouth Wales Cowra Garden Club. Open Gardens weekend.
          Contact Cowra Visitor Information Centre. Ph 02 6342 4333

         Queensland Buderim Garden Club Buderim Garden Festival Buderim War Memorial Hall
         (corner of Main and Church Streets, Buderim)
with a competitive Spring Flower Show of Cut
         Flowers, Floral Arrangements, Hanging Baskets, Bonsai Plants, Photographs and Children’s  
         Entries.  This year, the colour “purple” is being featured. A Festival ticket for the above is $15.00, or
         $2 to the hall entry and surrounds. See Flyer 

27
         Tasmania Devonport Garden Club Open Garden Day on Saturday 27th October 2018 10am to 5pm
        
with 5 gardens open $5 entry of $15 for all 5 gardens, morning and afternoon teas and plant stalls.
         email
:  dev.garden@hotmail.com ph: 0407 849 449.

         Western Australia Rockingham & Districts Garden Club Annual Plant Sale Hillman Hall Unnaro
         Street Hillman
See Flyer

      New South Wales African Violet Assoc. of Aust. Annual Show. Burwood RSL Club, 96 Shaftesbury
      Road, Burwood 10am-4pm. Entry $5. Ph 0417 081 138
 

      South Australia. Southern Bonsai Club. Bonsai Exhibition. McLaren Vale Institute Hall, Main Rd.
      McLaren Vale. 10am-4pm. Displays, demonstrations, pots.

      South Australia SA Chrysanthemum & Floral Art. Soc., Annual Plant Sale. 10 Sutherland Place, 
      Golden Grove. S.A. 5215; 11am to 3pm.
Ph 08 8365 1716 E: kidding.1@bigpond.com

27 & 28
        New South Wales Tumbarumba Tastebuds Festival is a wonderful combination of 10 Open
        gardens, Flower Show, 8 open vineyards and cellar doors, markets, Garden Art and Painting
        Competition and Floral Art Display. Come and enjoy the magnificent scenery of the Snowy
        Mountains,
view beautiful gardens and savour special menus matched with award winning wines.

        Western Australia Amanda Young Foundation Garden Fete Junction Mattison & Margaret Streets
        Southern River 
See Flyer and on the Website  

       South Australia Barossa Rose & Flower Show. St Paul’s Church, Basedow Rd. Tanunda.
       Sat 12noon-5pm. Sun 10am-4pm. Entry $5. Refreshments available.
        Ph 08 8563 0521 or E: frosen@frickfamily.com
   

         Australian Capital Territory Hort. Soc. of Canberra. Iris, Rhododendron & Azalea Show.
         Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest. Sat 12noon-5pm.  Sun 11.30am-3.15pm 

        New South Wales Illawarra Regional Rose Soc. Spring Rose Show. Jamberoo Hall, Allowrie St.
        Jamberoo. Sat 12noon- 5pm, Sun 9am-3pm. Entry $5 cons. $3.

        New South Wales Urimbirra Bonsai Soc., Annual Bonsai Exhibition. Heiniger Hall, Dapto
        Ribbonwood Centre Princes H/Way, Dapto

       South Australia South Australian Iris Soc. Annual Iris Show. Goodwood Community Centre, 
      32 Rosa St. Goodwood. E:
: sairissociety@hotmail.com

28    South Australia Herb Society of SA. Spring Salvia Sale. Fullarton Park Community Centre.
        411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton. 8.30am-12noon

        New South Wales Narrandera Garden Club. Open Garden Day. Entry Fee & Map $15
        (includes Devonshire Tea). Narrandera Park & ‘Billenbah’ Homestead. 9am-2.30pm.
        $10 light lunch in a garden. Ph 02 6959 2228 or E: gwen.nielsen@bigpond.com.au

November

3-4
       
New South Wales Milthorpe Garden Ramble See FLYER  See Website 10 gardens for $25 or $5
  
       each. 10am-4pm.
Tickets trybooking.com.au and all gardens. PH 0419 431 785

         Victoria Aust. Pelargonium & Geranium Society of Vic. Annual Show. Bell?eld Comm. Centre.
         Cnr, Oriel Rd & Banksia St., Ivanhoe. Sat 12noon-4pm, Sun 9.30am-4pm. Entry $5.

         Victoria Ballarat Bonsai Society, Bonsai Exhibition Robert Clark Centre, Ballarat Bot. Gardens,
         Gillies St North. Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm. Entry $4. Ph 0429 939 748

         Queensland Bromeliad Society of Queensland Spring Show Sat 3rd & Sun 4th at the Belmont
         Shooting Complex, 1485 Old Cleveland Road Belmont.
Thousands of plants, rare plant auction, new
          release plants, judged competition, a monster plant raffle, Lucky Door Prize, plenty of parking,
          Entry $4 
Website
or our Facebook  or Flyer

3-11 Victoria  Castlemaine & District Festival of Gardens 22 gardens of the goldfields,
        Castlemaine and surrounds. Most open daily 10am-5pm Adults $5 entry, children free See website 
        E: hello@festivalofgardens.org

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        Victoria MERRIJIG OPEN GARDEN hosted by Mansfield Garden Club Sunday from 10am to 4pm.
     
  Address: 215 Powers Road, Merrijig - a High Country garden open to the public for the first time. 
        Entry $10 children under 12 free.  Stalls, displays, entertainment and food available. See
Flyer
        Email
Mansfield Garden Club for further details.

        South Australia Herb Society of SA. Herb Day Market. Fullarton Park Community Centre.
        411 Fullarton Road. Fullarton. 10am-3pm.

9,10,11 New South Wales Newcastle Bonsai Society Annual Show, Charlestown Bowling Club.
             Demonstrations each day.

10 -11

        New South Wales Crookwell Garden Festival, 8 cold-climate gardens open all weekend,
        10am-4pm. Popular Garden Lovers Market selling a wide range of plants, tools, garden art
        and much more, Saturday only, 8.30am-2pm).
More information  

        Australian Capital Territory Hort. Soc. of Canberra. Spring Exhibition & Rose Show.
        Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest. Sat 12noon-5pm, Sun 11.30am-3.15pm

10 - 11 and 17 - 18
        Victoria
Rotary Club of Brighton North The Garden DesignFest will be held on two weekends 
        Rural areas 10 &11, Melbourne and the Peninsula 17 & 18.  Gardens will be open 10am to
        5pm.
Garden DesignFest showcases the work of Victorian's most acclaimed garden
        designers. See
Website 

17-18  

           Tasmania Longford Garden Club, 50th Spring Flower Show. Longford Town Hall,
              Sat 1.30pm-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm. Entry $2. Ph 03 6391 2550 E: malcmac@bigpond.com 

           Victoria Yarra Valley Plant Fair & Garden Expo. 125 Quale Rd. Wandin. Vic. 
            E: clive@larkmannurseries.com.au 

           Victoria   Early Morn Group Spectacular African Violet and Gesneriad Annual Show
            Saturday 1pm - 4.30pm and Sunday 9am - 3.30pm  Light Refresments See

24-25   Queensland International Cordyline Soc. Tropical Foliage Festival. Cleveland Assembly Hall. 
            Smith St. Cleveland. Sat 8am-3pm, Sun 9am-2pm
Entry $3. Guest speaker. 

       

December

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January

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March

17     Victoria Rutherglen & District Garden Club 30th Annual Flower Show Sunday 17th March
         2019 at the Memorial Hall, High Street, Rutherglen from 12pm - 4pm and in conjunction with 
         the Victorian Rose Society will present the Victorian Autumn Country Rose
         Championship.  $6.00 admission and Children are free.

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