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Bairnsdale and District Orchid Group Social meeting

Bairnsdale and District Orchid Group Social meeting

Wednesday 13th December 8:00 - 10:00pm

Categories: Community Events

Tags: Bairnsdale

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Meets 2nd Wednesday in the month, except January

Lucknow hall, Omeo Hwy, Bairnsdale 3875

Meeting starts 8pm The Hall is open 7pm, with popular vote starting at 7.30pm

The Group is in it's 22nd year, with an active group of approx 88 members which includes 10 committee The aim of the group is to promote understanding of the propagation and culture of orchids, to this end we have guest speakers, discussions, and demonstrations at our meetings. Visitors on holidays often drop in to meetings after seeing our information in the local newspaper. We try to have several trips a year & also visit other members growing houses, where there are usually some re potting and demonstrations going on. We have a News Letter that goes to all members a week or 2 before meetings. Members can include any information, often buying, selling and swapping through the magazine Most members come from around Bairnsdale, Lakes Entrance, Paynesville, but we cover an area from Churchill in the West to Merimbula In the East

We run two very successful shows a year: A Cymbidium and all other Genera in September and a Sarc Show in November. As the hall is on the Omeo Hwy we have a lot of passing interested viewers. ..some returning as members when they retire . We cordially welcome any-one with a love of Orchids. Please contact the Secretary, President or other members.


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