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Australasian Native Orchid Society
(Victoria Group) Inc.

Coming Up


19/9/17 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance, Laverton.

20/9/17 - Conservation Group

Caladenia pumila search, Geelong region.

23-24/9/17 - ANOS Vic Spring Show

Mount Waverley Community Centre
47 Miller Crescent
9:00am-4:00pm.

26-27/9/17 - Conservation Group

Pterostylis cucullata search, Wilsons Prom.

29/9-1/10/17 - Terrestrial Study & Conservation Groups

Caladenia orchid searches, Bendigo region.

1/10/17 - Epiphyte Study Group

Hosted by Kyle and Elizabeth Matheson.

2/10/17 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance, Sunshine.

4/10/17 - Conservation Group

Caladenia robinsonii site maintenance, Mornington Peninsula.

6/10/17 - October Meeting

Dr Renate Faast will present "To Catch a Thief and a Pollinator - Friends and Foes of Caladenia Species".

7/10/17 - Terrestrial Seed Group

Learn the techniques of growing terrestrial orchids from seed.

9-11/10/17 - Conservation Groups

Orchid searches in South-West Victoria.

14-15/10/17 - Terrestrial Study Group

Visit to Warby Ranges & Reef Hills.

16/10/17 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance, Sunshine.

17/10/17 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance, Laverton.

20-25/10/17 - Terrestrial Study Group

Trip to the Big Desert.

30/10/17 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance, Sunshine.

3/11/17 - November Meeting

Robyn Hunter will present "George Knight, an early Victorian Orchid Grower.".

ACTIVITIES

ANOS Vic. is an extremely dynamic society with activities to suit members whatever your interest in Australasian orchids.

Members are entitled to participate in any of the special interest groups so join us and participate in any of the following upcoming activities.

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ANOS Victoria Activities

All field trips, particularly those held during Spring and Summer, will be subject to review dependent upon rainfall and fires etc.  Check back at this web site and refer to the monthly Bulletin to keep abreast of any updates as they become available.

SEPTEMBER 2017

Tue 19 Sep 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance at Laverton.

Wed 20 Sep 2017 - Conservation Group

Search for Caladenia pumila in the Geelong region.

Sat 23 - Sun 24 Sep 2017 - Annual Spring Show

Come along and see the wonderful display of Australasian native orchids. Orchid sales, orchid related photography and artwork as well as presentations on cultivation, conservation and orchid related activities.

Tue 26 - Wed 27 Sep 2017 - Conservation Group

Pterostylis cucullata search at Wilsons Prom.

Fri 29 Sep - Sun 1 Oct 2017 - Conservation & Terrestrial Study Groups

Caladenia orchid searches in the Bendigo area.

OCTOBER 2017

Sun 1 Oct 2017 - Epiphyte Study Group

The meeting will be hosted by Kyle and Elizabeth Matheson. The discussion topic for this meeting to be advised.
NOTE: Change of date from the Sunday following the meeting to the Sunday preceding the meeting.

Mon 2 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Wed 4 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Caladenia robinsonii site maintenance on the Mornington Penninsula.

Fri 6 Oct 2017 - October Meeting

This month's guest speaker will be Dr. Renate Faast who will be presenting "To catch a Thief and a Pollinator - Friends and Foes of Caladenia Species".

Sat 7 Oct 2017 - Terrestrial Cultivation & Seed Propagation Group

Come along and learn the techniques of growing terrestrial orchids from seed.

Mon 9 Oct - Wed 11 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Endangered orchid search in South-West Victoria.

Sat 14 - Sun 15 Oct 2017 - Terrestrial Study Group

Trip to Warby Ranges, Wangaratta and Reef Hills, Benalla.

Mon 16 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Tue 17 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance at Laverton.

Fri 20 - Tue 24 Oct 2017 - Terrestrial Study Group

Rufa trip to the Big Desert (Broken Bucket, Milmed Swamp & Red Bluff).

Mon 30 Oct 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

NOVEMBER 2017

Fri 3 Nov 2017 - November Meeting

Our guest speaker for this meeting will be Robyn Hunter who will be talking about her Great Great Grandfather, George Knight, an early Victorian orchid grower.

Sat 4 - Tue 7 Nov 2017 - Terrestrial Study Group

Melbourne Cup extended weekend trip to the Grampians.

Sun 5 Nov 2017 - Epiphyte Study Group

The meeting will be hosted by Anne Murphy. The discussion topic for this meeting will be growing Sarcochilus.

Mon 13 Nov 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Tue 21 Nov 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance at Laverton.

Sat 25 Nov 2017 - Terrestrial Study Group

Day visit to the Rushworth area.

Mon 27 Nov 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Wed 29 Nov - Fri 1 Dec 2017 - Conservation Group

Orchid survey in the Wonagatta Valley.

DECEMBER 2017

Fri 1 Dec 2017 - December Meeting

Guest speaker and topic to be advised.

Sat 2 Dec 2017 - Terrestrial Cultivation & Seed Propagation Group

Come along and learn the techniques of growing terrestrial orchids from seed.

Sun 3 Dec 2017 - Epiphyte Study Group

The meeting will be the Christmas BBQ hosted by Doug Lee. At this meeting we will be drafting the 2018 Epiphyte Study Group program.

Mon 4 Dec 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Sat 9 - Sun 10 Dec 2017 - Terrestrial Study Group

Trip to the Otways.

Sun 10 Dec 2017 - Epiphyte Study Group

Field trip to the Otways with Geoff Beilby to see Sarcochilus australis.

Mon 18 Dec 2017 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance at Sunshine.

Thu 28 Dec 2017 - Conservation Group

Caladenia search in the Healesville area.

JANUARY 2018

Sat 6 - Sun 7 Jan 2018 - Tuber Bank

Come along and lend a hand with the distribution and packing of the Tuber Bank orders.

Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jan 2018 - Terrestrial Study Group

Cryptostylis trip to Marlo.

Mon 15 - Thu 18 Jan 2018 - Terrestrial Study Group

Trip to the Moroka area.

FEBRUARY 2018

Fri 2 Feb 2018 - February Meeting

Guest speaker and topic to be advised.

Sat 3 Feb 2018 - Terrestrial Cultivation & Seed Propagation Group

Come along and learn the techniques of growing terrestrial orchids from seed.

Sun 4 Feb 2018 - Epiphyte Study Group

Annual Planning Meeting. Hosts to be advised.

Sun 4 Feb 2018 - Conservation & Terrestrial Study Groups

2018 Annual Planning Meeting.

Sat 17 Feb 2018 - Terrestrial Study Group

Day visit to Simpson.

Tue 20 Feb 2018 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima & Diuris basaltica site maintenance at Laverton.


All orchid related activities and outings are dependent on the orchid flowering time, local events, seasonal conditions and in some cases the availability of a guide.

Event details will be confirmed closer to the date so check this page and the current Bulletin for updates.  All details regarding the event organiser, requirements, meeting places and times will be printed in the Bulletin in the month prior to the activity.