2017 Calendar

 

Meetings are held on 4th Tuesday of every month except December.

Doors open at 7pm for ‘early bird’ plant exchange and sales. Official meeting starts 8pm. 

We are always on the lookout for persons who may be willing or able to give an interesting  presentation on a relevant topic at our meetings.  If you think you might be able to do so, or know of someone else you would like to hear a presentation from – please let us know This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

Venue: Mt Waverley Community Centre, 47 Miller Crescent, Mt Waverley Victoria 3149 

 

Members are requested to wear their membership name tags when attending any of our meetings or events.

 

We welcome all of our members and visitors to our current calendar. Visitors and guests of members are most welcome to attend up to three(3) monthly meetings before being required to become members of our Society. 

  

April 25th: 

Speaker: Dr. Randall Robinson 

Topic: Growing Dyckias

Plant of the Month: Bromeliads/Dyckias

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)   

 

  

May 23rd: 

Speaker: James Lucas

Topic: Crassula Species 

Plant of the Month: Crassulas

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)   

  

 

June 27th: 

Speaker: Ron Lycette

Topic: Plants, People, Places

Plant of Month: Mesembryanthemums

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)   

 

 

July 25th: 

Speaker: Greg Daniels

Topic: Madagascar Meanderings

Plant of the Month: Aeoniums 

(Please don't forget you can make entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)    

 

 

August 22nd: 

Speaker: Chris Larson

Topic: Importing Plants & Other Things

Plant of the Month: A cactus from a genus starting with the letter "A" 

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)   

 

  

September 26th: 

Speaker: Prof. Tim Entwisle

Topic: TBA

Plant of the Month: Notocactus 

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)   

 

  

October 24th: 

Speaker: Paul Forster

Topic: Show Presentation - Life in a Crevice

Plant of the Month: TBA

 (Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)

 

 

October 28th-29th:  Annual Show & HUGE Sale!

 

  

November 28th: 

Speaker: Noelene Tomlinson

Topic: Kalanchoe cultivated in Australia

Plant of the Month: Kalanchoe

(Please don't forget you can make photo entries to our Plant of the Month competition; Photos are to be 6" x 4" in a plain frame preferably.)