African Violet Association of Australia

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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 the Burwood RSL Club, 96 Shaftesbury Road, Burwood NSW at 10.00 am.  Visitors always welcome.

The following meetings are scheduled for the coming months:

8 July There will be a slide presentation on Monet's Garden. It is also the occasion of the Association's Winter African Violet Flower Show.

12 August   Talk from a leading African violet grower and hybridiser

9 September   Episcias - an easy Gesneriad to grow with African violets.

14 October   Terrariums

11 November   Christmas 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 all Association members to visit and for members of the African violet loving pulic also.

In 2019, the Annual African Violet and Gesneriad Show will be held on 2 November 2019.

For photographs from some of our previous shows, follow the PHOTO GALLERY link 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.