Logan and District Orchid Society Inc.  -  Events Schedule

      SHOw Calendar for other societies in

                         qld & north Nsw


   These are the Orchid shows we know are happening in Queensland and Northern New South Wales this year (sorted by date) For an alphabetical listing by Societies name click on link.  (Calendar courtesy of QOS)


    Show  details which have been confirmed with LADOS have the show details highlighted. All other shows should be  confirmed by contacting the society for the show before using this information. (Society contact details, as known, are available on the societies page.)

[For update of information contact webmaster]


   If you know of any other shows or would like to confirm your show details as correct, please send us the details via e-mail to the secretary .


   Unless otherwise stated, these are open shows, therefore anyone can bench orchids.  (Some societies do not accept entries from commercial growers, so commercial growers should check the entry conditions directly with the society.) The  show  times & time for acceptance of plant benching is listed when known.



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2015 Shows





DATE

SOCIETY

SHOW DETAILS

11 - 12 June 2016

Nambour Orchid Society Inc

diamondfestivaloforchids@gmail.com

STOCQ Diamond Festival of Orchids,

Lake Kawana Com.Centre  Bokarina,  

Dates T.B.C.

Australian Native Orchid Society -  Beenleigh Group

www.ourshopfront.com/anosbeenleigh    

anosbeenleigh@gmail.com

Two In house Shows, Members Only to Bench

Beenleigh Showgrounds Hall, James Street Entrance.


Date T.B.C

Australian Native Orchid Society -  Mackay and District  Group Inc     

apinkney@mcs.net.au      

Various Activities throughout the year

Refer Secretary for dates and further information

Date T.B.C.

Blackwater & District Orchid & Foliage Club Inc

blackwatergardenclub@yahoo.com.au

Town Square, Shop Center, Blain St, Blackwater

Refer Secretary for show dates

Date TBC

Pioneer River Orchid & Plant Association Inc.

propa@hotmail.com.au

No Show information. Contact Secretary

Dates TBC

The Australian Paphiopedilum Society Inc  (TAPS)

dmtierney@gotalk.net.au

Mini Show & Cent Auction at July Meeting  

Annual BBQ in October.

Mini Show at November  Meeting

Date T.B.C

South East Species Orchid Society

j.ruth1@bigpond.com     

Refer Secretary for any other information

(dates to be set)  

Mt. Coot-tha Day Orchid Society Inc

pcorin@bigpond.com                                                                                                                                     

Bus Trips - March, May, July, Sept & Nov.   Mini Show

 Red Hill Community Centre, 22 Fulcher Rd., Red Hill.  

14 to 15 February

Aspley Orchid Society Inc

aspley@y7mail.com

Auditorium,  Mt.Coot-tha Botanic Gardens

6, 7 & 8  March

8 am  - 4 pm

Sun 8 - 3 pm

QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL ORCHID FAIR

BEENLEIGH SHOWGROUNDS

James Street, BEENLEIGH

14 - 15 March

Beaudesert Districts Orchid & Foliage Society Inc

secretary@bdofs.com

www.bdofs.com.au   

Thu 8-3pm & Sun 9-2pm,  Canungra School of Arts Hall,   3/7 Pine St. Canungra

Bus Trips, Bushhouse Visits, Christmas in July - Refer Secretary for dates

19 - 21 March

S/U 18th March

Tweed District Orchid Society Inc

tweeddistrictorchidsociety@gmail.com

Autumn Show, Jessie McMillan Hall, Wollumbin St,

21 - 22 March

Set up 20th March

Childers & Isis District Orchid Society Inc

borm54@gmail.com

Isis Cultural Centre, Churchill Street, Childers

Cent Sale 4th April, Woodgate Community Hall

25 to 28 March

Set up 24th

Alstonville Orchid Society Inc   alstonvill.os@gmail.com

Alstonville Plaza Shopping Centre,  Shop Hours

28th March

Maroochydore Orchid Society Inc

maroochyorchid1@optusnet.com.au

Closed Show   9am-5pm  Bli Bli Uniting Church Hall

28 - 29 March

Set up 27th March

West Brisbane Orchid Society Inc

wbossec@yohoo.com.au                                                                                                                                       

Auditorium,    Mt Coot-tha  Botanic Gardens.

                       Mt. Coot-tha

3rd - 4th April,

Set up 2nd April

Bribie Island Orchid Society Inc

lynn@bribieislandorchidsociety.com www.bribieislandorchidsociety.com

john.hopgood@gmail.com

Easter Orchid & Foliage Show  Good Friday & Easter Saturday  @ The Orchid House, 15A First Ave., Bribie Island. Bus Trips are Welcome.

BBQ'S ,Christmas Party   Refer website

3rd April, 9-5pm, 4th April 9-4pm, 5th April 9-2pm  

Gladstone Orchid & Foliage Society Inc    

irenelen@bigpond.com

Easter Show.

Bill Robertson Toyota Show Rooms, Hanson Road,

3 - 5 April

Set up Thurs 2nd

Queensland Orchid Society Inc

qos.secretary@bigpond.com

www.qos.org.au

Auditorium,  Mt. Coot-tha  Botanic Gardens,  Mt. Coot-tha. 8.30am-3.30pm

9 to 10 April

Aspley Orchid Society Inc

aspley@y7mail.com

Community Hall, Edinburgh Castle Rd.Wavell Heights

9 - 11 April,

North Queensland Orchid Society Cairns Inc

foxypat@bigpond.net.au

Autumn Show, Raintrees Shopping Centre, Cairns

10 & 11 April

S/U 9th

Sunshine Coast Orchid Society

caloundraorchidsociety@gmail.com

www.caloundraorchidsociety.com                          

Caloundra Uniting Church Hall, cnr Queen & Ulm Sts, Caloundra

10 - 11 April,

The Atherton Tableland Orchid Society Inc   

ebatey1@bigpond.com

Anglican Church Hall, Vernon St.  Atherton

11/12 April

Set Up 10th

4pm-7.45pm

Eastern District Orchid Society Inc (EDOS)

kpweb01@hotmail.com

secretary\@edos.org.au

www.edos.org.au

Bayside Uniting Church Hall, 420 Wondall Rd, Manly West

Show -Sat. 8.30am-4pm & Sun. 10am to 3pm.

12th April,

Herbert River Orchid & Allied Plant Soc Inc  

hroaps_inc@hotmail.com

Field Day,

Refer to Secretary for any other information

17 - 19 April,

Townsville Orchid Society Inc

walandjean@bigpond.com

www.townsvilleorchidsociety.org.au               

Autumn Show, Fri & Sat 9-5pm, Sunday 9-2pm

Townsville Orchid Society Hall, Charles Street, Kirwan

18 - 19 April,

Set Up Fri 17th from 4pm

Brisbane Orchid Society Inc

brisbane.orchid.society@gmail.com

Mt.Gravatt State School Hall, 1263 Logan Rd, Mt.Gravatt,  -(Growers Group, Bus Trips refer Sec)

Christmas Party at Nov Meeting

18 - 19 April

Ipswich Orchid Society Inc

ronaldgreinke@bigpond.com

Silkstone State Primary School   

18 - 19 April  

Rockhampton Orchid Society Inc

rwa13788@bigpond.net.au                                                                                                                           

Autumn Show -  Rockhampton High School Hall,

Campbell St.  Rockhampton

30th April & 1/2 May,

Mackay & District Orchid Society Inc

b.ggilotti@bigpond.com

Autumn Show

Mt. Pleasant Shopping Centre, North Mackay

30 April & 1 - 2, May.  Set up 29th April

Pine Rivers Orchid Society Inc

icmac4449@optusnet.com.au                        

Aspley Hypermarket, Aspley

1 - 3 May

Gympie & District Orchid Society Inc

picnlett@caloundra.net.au

"The Pavilion", Gympie Showgrounds

Refer Secretary for other information

1 - 2 May

S/U 30th April 4pm

Maclean District Orchid Society Inc

sue.king27@skymesh.com.au

Autumn Show - McLean Bowls Club, McLachlan St, Maclean. Parking at rear of shop centre

open to public Friday 9am-9pm, Sat. 9am-2pm

2nd May

Redlands Orchid Society Inc  

redlandsorchidsociety@bigpond.com

Donald Simpson Centre,  171 Bloomfield St.  Cleveland

  8.30am-3pm

6 - 8 May,

Set Up 5th May

Redcliffe District Orchid Society Inc

helentindall1@bigpond.com

Autumn Show -  at Redcliffe Library

7 to 8 May

Ayr & District Orchid Society Inc    

Mothers Day at Centrepoint Archade. Socials to view bush houses, smokos, raffles. Refer Secretary for more information

7 - 9 May,

Gold Coast District Orchid Society Inc

lewandjo@bigpond.com                 

Display . Pines Shopping Centre,

Cnr Guiness Crk Rd & McGrath Dr Elanora

7 -  9th May

Logan & District Orchid Society Inc

jangmc@optusnet.com.au

www.lados.org.au

Mother's Day Display & Sales  

Centro Shopping Mall,

Springwood  

8 - 9 May

Innisfail Orchid Society Inc

engfamily@westnet.com.au                                                                                                                                

Venue to be advised

Refer Secretary for any other information

8-10th May

Set up 7th, 12 noon

Judging 7pm

Bundaberg Orchid Society Inc

bundabergorchidsociety@gmail.com

Autumn Show -  Bundaberg Civic Centre, Bourbong St. Bundaberg. Trophy presentations Sun.10th @ 1pm


8 - 9 May

Lockyer Valley Orchid Society Inc

Autum Show  at Cultural Centre, Laidley

8 - 10 May  

North Queensland Orchid Society Cairns Inc

foxypat@bigpond.net.au

Mothers Day Show, Mt.Sheridan Shopping Centre, Cairns

9 May,

Set up 8th May

Pumicestone Dist. Orchid & Foliage Soc Inc

secretary@pdofs.org.au

One Day Show

Ningi Hall, Bribie Island Road, Ningi

9th May

Toowoomba Orchid Society Inc

tanbark_toowoomba@hotmail.com

Autumn Show  at St.Pauls Lutheran Church,

Phillip St. Toowoomba 8.30am-4pm         

9 - 10  May

Set up 8th May

Noosa District Orchid & Foliage Soc. Inc

beare.noosa@bigpond.com

www.noosaorchidsociety.org

Closed Show  CWA Hall, Maple St, Cooroy

9 - 11 May

Ballina & District Orchid Society Inc

valpin@internode.on.net

Mothers Day Show at RSL Club Ballina

Bus Trips to various Shows & Nurseries

Sunday 17th May

Bowen Orchid & Foliage Society Inc

bowenorchidsoc@bigpond.com

Annual Field Day at Bowen Showgrounds

Refer Secretary for further information

21 - 22 May

Maryborough District Orchid Society Inc

albe1@bigpond.com                                                                                                                                

Fraser Coast Agri Show   (MDOS & Hervey Bay OS) @ Showgrounds, Bruce Hwy. Maryborough

21 - 23 May

S/U 20th May,  

Tweed District Orchid Society Inc

tweeddistrictorchidsociety@gmail.com

Winter Show, Tweed City Shop Centre,

Tweed Heads South.

23 - 24 May,

Set Up 22nd

Boyne Tannum Orchid & Foliage Society Inc

bitsofs@gmail.com

Autumn Show - St. Francis Church School Hall,

Tannum Sands.       Entry $3  

Plant Sales - Sat 9.30am-4pm, &Sun 9.30am-1.30pm

29-31 May (9am-3pm) Beef Week

Casino & District Orchid Society Inc  

Casino & District Orchid Society Inc  

St. Marks Parish Hall,  Barker Street,  Casino .

Orchid House Visits as arranged.   

Participate in local shows.  Refer Sec

6 - 7 June,

Southport & Districts Orchid Society Qld. Inc

eandw@onthenet.com.au

Albert Waterways Community Centre

91 Sunshine Bvd, Broadbeach, Mermaid Waters

?? June

North Moreton Qld Orchid Council Inc

nmqoc@optusnet.com.au

Conference & Show, Merrilands Hall, Atherton Showgrounds

Hosted by The Atherton Tableland Orchid Society Inc.

27 - 28 June

S/U Fri 26th June

North Moreton Qld Orchid Council Inc

nmqoc@optusnet.com.au

OPEN SHOW  Auditorium,

Mt. Coot-tha Botanic Gardens,   Mt. Coot-tha    

3 to 5 July,

Caboolture Orchid Society Inc

Caboolture Orchid Society Inc

Morayfield Community Cent. Morayfield Rd, Morayfield

 (Near Bunnings)   

7 - 8 July,

The Atherton Tableland Orchid Society Inc   

ebatey1@bigpond.com

Winter Show, Anglican Church Hall, Vernon St. Atherton

15 - 18 July

North Queensland Orchid Society Cairns Inc

foxypat@bigpond.net.au

Show -  Cairns Showgrounds, Mulgrave Rd, Cairns

17 - 19 July

Townsville Orchid Society Inc

walandjean@bigpond.com

www.townsvilleorchidsociety.org.au               

Winter Show,  Fri & Sat 9-5pm, Sunday 9-2pm

Townsville Orchid Society Hall, Charles Street, Kirwan

18 July  8.30-4pm 19 July 9-3.30

Set up 17th 12pm

John Oxley District Orchid Society Inc

jodos-inc@hotmail.com

Auditorium, Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens,

Mount Coot-tha.

23 - 25 July,

Mackay & District Orchid Society Inc

b.ggilotti@bigpond.com

Winter Show

Mt. Pleasant Shopping Centre, North Mackay

24 - 25 July 2015

Toowoomba Orchid Society Inc

tanbark_toowoomba@hotmail.com

Conference  at USQ Toowoomba

Berghofer Recreation Centre

25 - 26 July, Last Friday & Saturday

Tully District Orchid Society Inc

Tully Annual Agricultural Show, Tully Showgrounds

26th July - (4th Sunday in July)

Proserpine Orchid & Folliage Plant

camo.50@bigpond.com             

Annual Field Day

Refer to Secretary for further information

7 - 8 August

Maroochydore Orchid Society Inc

maroochyorchid1@optusnet.com.au

Annual Show, Millward Road Community Hall,  Millwell Road East. Behind Myer Carpark

22 - 23 August,

Set up 21st

Australasian Native Orchid Society (Qld)  -  Kabi Group Inc

anos.kabi@gmail.com.

www.ourshopfront.com/kabi

Bald Hills State School, 2155 Gympie Road, Bald Hills. Visitors welcome to attend bush walks, refer Sec for locations during 2015

22 - 23 August

S/U 21 after 2pm

North Brisbane Orchid Society Inc

dunbrook@bigpond.com                                                                                                                                 

OPEN SHOW    

Auditorium, Botanic Gardens, Mt. Coot-tha

28 - 29 August

Nambour Orchid Society Inc

nambourorchids@gmail.com

Diamond Jubilee Spring Show -

Uniting Church Hall, Coronation Av, Nambour

29 - 30 August

Ballina & District Orchid Society Inc

valpin@internode.on.net

RSL Club Ballina in conjunction with ANOS, Far Nth Coast, NSW

Bus Trips to various Shows & Nurseries

29 - 30 August (Set up 28th)

Logan & District Orchid Society Inc

jangmc@optusnet.com.au

www.lados.org.au

Logan Central Community Centre

Cnr Jacaranda & Wembley Rd

Logan Central

30 to 31 August

Alstonville Orchid Society Inc   alstonvill.os@gmail.com

Orchid Display at Alstonville Agricultural Show -Showgrounds

? - ?  September TBC

Native Orchid Society of Toowoomba Inc.

Spring Show St Johns Lutheran Church Hall,Bridge St,Wilsonton, Toowoomba

2 to 5 September

Alstonville Orchid Society Inc   alstonvill.os@gmail.com

Alstonville Plaza Shopping Centre,  Shop Hours

3 - 5 September,

Tweed District Orchid Society Inc

tweeddistrictorchidsociety@gmail.com

Spring Show, Jessie McMillan Hall,

Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah,

4 - 5 Sept

Set up 3rd Sept

Childers & Isis District Orchid Society Inc

borm54@gmail.com

Isis Cultural Centre, Churchill Street, Childers  


10, 11,12 Sept (8.30-1pm on 12th)

S/U Wed 9th Sept.

Maryborough District Orchid Society Inc

albe1@bigpond.com                                                                                                                                

Annual Show  St Paul's Memorial Hall,  Cnr. Adelaide & Ellena Streets, Maryborough.

4 - 5 September,

Gold Coast District Orchid Society Inc

lewandjo@bigpond.com                                    

Spring Show, Albert Waterways Community Centre

Cnr Hooker & Sunshine Bvds, Broadbeach Waters

4 - 5 September

Innisfail Orchid Society Inc

engfamily@westnet.com.au                                                                                                                                

Venue to be advised

Refer Secretary for any other information

10 to 12 September

Caboolture Orchid Society Inc

Caboolture Orchid Society Inc

Morayfield Shopping Centre

10/12 Sept.

Set Up 9th

City of Lismore Orchid Society Inc  

latimer_valeriemay@hotmail.com

Lismore Central Shop.Centre,

Carrington St., Lismore

10 - 12 September

Lockyer Valley Orchid Society Inc

Spring Show  at Cultural Centre, Laidley

11 &12th Sep.

S/U 3pm 10th Sep.

Byron District Orchid Society Inc

pafox@linknet.com.au

Ex-Services Club,  Mullumbimby

11 - 12 September,

The Atherton Tableland Orchid Society Inc   

ebatey1@bigpond.co

Anglican Church Hall, Vernon St, Atherton

11 - 13 Sept.

Townsville Orchid Society Inc

walandjean@bigpond.com

www.townsvilleorchidsociety.org.au               

Spring Show, Fri & Sat 9-5pm, Sunday 9-2pm

Townsville Orchid Society Hall, Charles Street, Kirwan

12 - 13 Sept

Beaudesert Districts Orchid & Foliage Society Inc

secretary@bdofs.com

www.bdofs.com.au   

Fri 8-3pm & Sun 9-2pm,  Canungra School of Arts Hall,   3/7 Pine St. Canungra

Bus Trips, Bushhouse Visits,

Refer Secretary for dates

12 - 13 September Set up Fri 11th

Queensland Orchid Society Inc

qos.secretary@bigpond.com

www.qos.org.au

Auditorium,  Mt. Coot-tha  Botanic Gardens,  Mt. Coot-tha. 8.30am-3.30pm

12 - 13 September

Rockhampton Orchid Society Inc

rwa13788@bigpond.net.au                                                                                                                           

Spring Show  at Rockhampton High School Hall,

Campbell St.  Rockhampton

18 - 23 September

Toowoomba Orchid Society Inc

tanbark_toowoomba@hotmail.com

Carnival of Flowers Spring Show

 St.Pauls Hall

18 - 23 September

2015 AOC/TQOC Conference

Mt. Pleasant Shopping Centre, North Mackay

19 - 20 Sept.

Set Up 18 Sept.

Noosa District Orchid & Foliage Soc. Inc

beare.noosa@bigpond.com

www.noosaorchidsociety.org

Spring Show - RSL Memorial Hall, Maple St. Cooroy

19 - 20 September S/U 18th September

West Brisbane Orchid Society Inc

wbossec@yohoo.com.au                                                                                                                                       

Auditorium,    Mt Coot-tha  Botanic Gardens.

                       Mt. Coot-tha

20th September

Saturday

Bowen Orchid & Foliage Society Inc

bowenorchidsoc@bigpond.com

Spring Show at Bowen Showgrounds

Refer Secretary for further information

25-27  Sept.  (9am-3pm)

Casino & District Orchid Society Inc  

Casino & District Orchid Society Inc  

St. Marks Parish Hall,  Barker Street,  Casino.


25 - 26 September S/U & Judging  24th

Glasshouse Country Orchid Society Inc  

robynbrown8@bigpond.com

Beerwah Community Hall, Peachester Road, Beerwah

25 - 26 Sept

S/U 24th Sept 4pm

Maclean District Orchid Society Inc

sue.king27@skymesh.com.au

Spring Show - McLean Bowls Club, McLachlan St, Maclean. Parking at rear of shop centre.

Open to public Friday  9am-9pm,   Saturday  9am-2pm

? -  ?  October TBC

Native Orchid Society of Toowoomba Inc.

Sarcostylis Festival, Ridge Shopping Centre  

October- TBA

Pine Rivers Orchid Society Inc

icmac4449@optusnet.com.au                        

Aspley Hypermarket, Aspley

3 - 4 October

Set Up Thur 2 Oct

Bribie Island Orchid Society Inc

lynn@bribieislandorchidsociety.com www.bribieislandorchidsociety.com

john.hopgood@gmail.com

Spring Show @ The Orchid House, 15A First Ave., Bribie Island.Bus Trips are Welcome.

BBQ'S ,Christmas Party   Refer website

3 - 4 Oct

Set Up 2nd

4pm-7.45pm

Eastern District Orchid Society Inc (EDOS)

kpweb01@hotmail.com

secretary@edos.org.au

www.edos.org.au

Bayside Uniting Church Hall, 420 Wondall Rd, Manly West  

Show -Sat. 8.30am-4pm & Sun. 10am to 3pm.


3 - 4 October

Ipswich Orchid Society Inc

ronaldgreinke@bigpond.com

Silkstone State Primary School   

4 - 5th October, Set Up 3rd Oct

Hervey Bay Orchid Society Inc

wacker@dcsi.net.au

Spring Show at  PCYC, O'Rourke St. Pialba

Refer Secretary for any other information  

17 - 18 October, Set up & Judging Fri 16th @ 7pm

Boonah Charity Show

tpressler@bigpond.com   

Boonah State High School

17th October


Redlands Orchid Society Inc  

redlandsorchidsociety@bigpond.com

Show - Donald Simpson Centre,  

172 Bloomfield St.  Cleveland.   -  8.30am-3pm

17th October

Toowoomba Orchid Society Inc

tanbark_toowoomba@hotmail.com

Summer Show at St.Pauls Hall,

22 - 24 October   

Mackay & District Orchid Society Inc

b.ggilotti@bigpond.com

Spring  Show

Mt. Pleasant Shopping Centre, North Mackay

22, 23. 24 October

Northern Rivers Orchid Species Society Inc

gamble@quikdsl.com.au

Lismore Central Shopping Centre, Shop Hours

23 - 24 October, 22nd Oct is Set Up

Herbert River Orchid & Allied Plant Soc Inc  

hroaps_inc@hotmail.com

Show

Refer to Secretary for any other information

28 -  31 Oct.,

Set Up 27 October

Redcliffe District Orchid Society Inc

helentindall1@bigpond.com

Spring Show -  at Redcliffe Library

30 & 31st October

Nambour Orchid Society Inc

nambourorchids@gmail.com

Species Show,

Uniting Church Hall  Coronation Av, Nambour

31st Oct - 1st Nov

Tweed District Orchid Society Inc

tweeddistrictorchidsociety@gmail.com

21st Annual Orchid Fair, Tweed Civic Cent,

Brett St,  Tweed Heads

31st Oct - 1st Nov. S/U Fri 30th Nov

North Moreton Qld Orchid Council Inc

nmqoc@optusnet.com.au

OPEN SHOW at Auditorium, Mt. Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Mt. Coot-tha    

14 - 15 November,

Orchid Species Society Inc

secretary@orchidspeciessoc.org           

Annual Show - Auditorium, Mt. Coot-tha Botanic Gardens,  Mt. Coot-tha

11 - 12 June 2016

Sub-Tropical Orchid Society  

lavina.rees@bigpond.com

Diamond Festival of Orchids,  

Kawana Community Centre Sportsmans Parade, B2okarina,

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