The Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc.

Established 1862

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Visitors are most welcome to attend any of the events noted on this page.

Your $5 entry fee covers a scrumptous morning tea, two guest speakers to enjoy plus horticultural specimen show bench and floral art show bench to enter or just enjoy.


This part of the webpage features events being directly organised by the RHS.  All are welcome to attend.


Unless stated otherwise, meetings of The RHS of NSW Inc. for 2017 will be held of the 4th Wednesday of the month at Beecroft Bowling Club, 128 Copeland Road, Beecroft, commencing at 9.45 am (please arrive by 9.30 am) on the following dates:





















































THURSDAY 28 NOVEMBER
Annual Christmas luncheon and 'end of year' meeting. Please see Floral Art news page and/or Specimen exhibit news page for competition categories for this meeting. THIS MEETING IS ON A THURSDAY!



2018  - OTHER EVENTS


Do you want to plan well ahead for your garden show attendances? Well here are some events that may be of interest to you!

This information is provided free of charge to RHS Affiliate Societies. Please provide the webmistress with as much advance notice as possible, so that your event can be posted with plenty of lead-in time. Thank you.  The RHS reserves the right to give precendence to and/or only publish information provided to the RHS by its many Affiliated Societies on this website.

RHS Affiliated Societies are asked to complete the special '2018 Events' page forwarded to all affiliated Societies in early 2018, so that correct information is noted below, thank you.




                         







SOCIETY CONTACT DETAILS

DIARY DATES AND EVENTS

This page was updated on 25 April, 2018

Above: Photos taken at the Hazelhurst Gallery “Land Art” exhibition with RHS members and supporting spouses.

Below: General photos of Society members at various horticultural events.


Hon. PRESIDENT:
MRS. CECILY ROGERS
Tel 02 9524 6609
Email: cwcerogers@hotmail.com

Hon. SECRETARY:
MRS. SHARRYN WHITE
Tel 0418 692 003
Email: sharrynwhite@gmail.com


Hon. Assistant Secretary &

Vice President
MRS. CAROL DEPHOFF
Tel 02 9872 1160
Email: lvdephoff@iprimus.com.au

Hon. TREASURER:
MRS. JACQUELINE TWEEDIE
Tel 02 9872 1862
Email: jackietweedie@hotmail.com



AFFILIATED SOCIETY EVENTS - 2018



SATURDAY 26th & SUNDAY 27th MAY, 2018

The NSW Floral Art Association is holding its 11th Annual Seminar this weekend at the Galston Community Centre, 37 Arcadia Road, Galston.  Guest speakers, demonstrations and exhibits to inspire and enjoy.  For further information please contact  the society via their website: http://nswfloralartassociation.org.au or contact the society President,Kim Baillie via email: president@nswfloralartassociation.org.au


SATURDAY 9th & SUNDAY 10th JUNE, 2018

Eryldene, the famous camellia garden of Prof. Waterhouse, will be enjoying peak camellia bloom this weekend.  Why not plan a visit during June to enjoy this delightful property?  “Eryldene” is located at 17 McIntosh Street, Gordon.  For more information about their plethora of events planned for 2018 visit their website: www.eryldene.org.au or telephone them for more information on 9498 2271.


SATURDAY 22nd & SUNDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER, 2018

The Bromeliad Society of NSW is holding its annual Spring Show this weekend at the Federation Pavillion, Castle Hill Showgrounds, off Showground Road, Castle Hill. Free entry.  For more information please contact Mr. Ian Hook on Tel 0408 202 269 or visit the Bromeliad Society of Australia website. www.bromeliad.org.au


SATURDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER, 2018

The Orange & District Horticultural Society Inc. Is holding its annual Daffodil and Spring today at St. Barnabas Hall, Cnr. McLachlan & Dora Streets, Orange from 1pm to 5pm. Admission is $5 for adults. The Show will feature daffodils, spring bulbs, miscellaneous flowers, pot plants, floral art and vegetables on display.  Afternoon teas will also be available for $5 pp. For more information, please contact the Show Secretary, Mrs. Yvonne Tracey on Tel 02 6362 3249 or contact the Society Secretary, Mrs. Janet Johnstone on Tel 02 6345 0376 or email: jmaryjohnstone@gmail.com


SUNDAY 7th OCTOBER TO SATURDAY 13th OCTOBER, 2018

The Garden Clubs of Australia will be celebrating “National Gardening Week” this week with garden clubs around Australia being involved.  Why not visit their website and take part in one of your local events?  For more information visit: www.gardenclubs.org.au


SATURDAY 13th & SUNDAY 14th OCTOBER, 2018

Visit Robertson, in the NSW southern highlands and enjoy the Robertson Open Gardens & Spring Plant Fair.  For more information contact Margaret on       Tel 0477 213 141 or visit: www.robertsonopengardens.weebly.com


SATURDAY 27 OCTOBER & SUNDAY 28 OCTOBER, 2018

Bathurst Garden Club will be holding the “Bathurst Spring Spectacular” this weekend.  $20 entry fee gives you access to nine open gardens plus the Garden Fair, will be held at “Miss Traill’s House”. For more information,please contact Heather Hannerman on Tel 0427 470 135 or visit the website: www.bathurstgardenclub.org.au


SUNDAY 28 OCTOBER, 2018

Today will be the 34th Annual Flower Show organised by the Bemboka Garden Club.  Open from 12 noon to 3pm and held at the Bemboka Memorial Hall expect to see lovely horitcultural displays of roses, vegetable, spring flowers, floral art etc. It’s a true community event!  For more information please contact Margaret Deighton on Tel 0419 976 466 or  e: margaret.j.deighton@gmail.com


SATURDAY 10 NOVEMBER, 2018

The Orange & District Horticultural Society Inc. Is holding its annual RoseShow today at St. Barnabas Hall, Cnr. McLachlan & Dora Streets, Orange from 1pm to 5pm. Admission is $5 for adults. The Show will feature roses, miscellaneous flowers, pot plants, floral art and vegetables on display.  Afternoon teas will also be available for $5 pp. For more information, please contact the Show Secretary, Mrs. Yvonne Tracey on Tel 02 6362 3249 or contact the Society Secretary, Mrs. Janet Johnstone on           Tel 02 6345 0376 or email: jmaryjohnstone@gmail.com














Affiliated Societies of The RHS of NSW Inc are reminded to complete their 2018 Events Notification Form (supplied to all affiliated society secretaries at the start of 2018) with as much advance notice as possible.  This will ensure that the event can be uploaded to the website AND included in the Society’s quarterly newsletter.

To obtain a copy of this Form, please contact the Hon. Secretary of The RHS of NSW Inc. Mrs. Sharryn White.  The completed form can be emailed or posted to the Society.

MEETING & WORKSHOP DATES FOR 2018

WEDNESDAY 23 MAY, 2018

Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

WEDNESDAY 27 JUNE, 2018

Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

WEDNESDAY 25 JULY, 2018

Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST, 2018

Annual General Meeting and Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

WEDNESDAY 26 SEPTEMBER, 2018

Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

WEDNESDAY 24 OCTOBER, 2018

Regular monthly meeting. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you.  More details to follow.

THURSDAY 22 NOVEMBER, 2018 (yes, it’s a THURSDAY!)

Last monthly meeting for the year.  Also our annual Christmas luncheon. All horticultural and floral art entries MUST be on the table by 9.30am, thank you. More details to follow. Please note this date in your diary NOW, thank you.