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Diary for the African Violet Association of Australia


Monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month except January and December at 2.00 pm at the Burwood RSL Club, 96 Shaftesbury Road, Burwood NSW. Visitors always welcome.
 Please note this is a change of times. Meetings are now held in the afternoons.

Here are some details of meetings for the first part of 2018

12 February
African violet basics - presented by two experienced growers

12 March
Streptocarpus. How to grow them, and what's new.
Flower show of Other Gesneriads.

9 April
Watering African violets - all the ins and outs.

14 May
African violet species. The original plants. Rewarding to grow.

11 June
Annual General Meeting



 Gesneriad Study Group

This group discusses the plants in the Gesneriad family, other than African violets. All Association members are welcome.

These meetings are usually held on the afternoons of the 2nd Sunday of January and the 1st Sunday of the months of April, August and November. There are sometimes variations. Members should check their news magazine.

If interested in attending as a visitor, click here
or, use the above Contact Us link to inquire for venue and subject.

 African Violet and Gesneriad Show

The Association also holds an Annual Show of African violets and other Gesneriad plants which is open to the public. Members exhibit and enjoy the exhibits of other members. There are usually plants and growing supplies for sale. This is an event for Association members to visit and for members of the African violet loving pulic also.

The next Annual African Violet and Gesneriad Show will be held on 27 October
in the Burwood RSL Club, 96 Shaftesbury Road, Burwood, NSW.

This will be a one day show like the recent successful one. Mark your diary now!
Lots of plants to enjoy and there will be plants for sale as well as potting mixes and other growing supplies. 
Photographs from some of our previous shows can be seen in our Photo Gallery, using the link on the menu bar above.

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The African Violet Association of Australia, can be contacted by email  or go to the Contact Us page for other options. Download a Membership form from here.