Herb Scented Soy Candles with Deb
Tussie Mussies and Herbal Headbands with Julia and Elspeth
Demonstration on Propagation
This will help you to brush up on your skills to help out on the propagation stall at Herb Awareness. Visitors will be able to take home a plant they have propagated in their recycled coffee cup from Cafe Sage.
Native Bees - For those members who would like to hear and share some inside info about Native Bees, pull up a chair with Harold our very own Native bee keeper and bee hive builder.
Herb of the Month: Old Mans Beard with Cheryl
A catchup of photos from our Scenic Rim Bus Trip.
We charge a small entry fee each night: Members $2 and Guests $3.
Your entry fee gives you a ticket in the Lucky Door Prize and $1 Raffle Tickets are also available.
6 - 7 May
Pine Rivers Garden and Plant Fair
Where: Pine Rivers Showgrounds, 757 Gympie Road, Lawnton
Open: Sat - 8.30 - 3.30, Sun 8.30 - 2.30
Cost: $8 children under 15 free
6 - 7 May
Queensland Orchid Society Autumn Show
More information: qos.org.au/upcoming-qos-show.htm
7 - 13 May
International Compost Awareness Week Australia
Various events and activities around the nation. Check the website to see if there's something on in your area: compostweek.com.au
Aspley Orchid Society Inc. May Show
Where: Community Hall, 175 Edinburgh Castle Road, Wavell Heights.
About: Plants for sale plus experienced growers for cultural advice. Brisbane Orchid Supplies for all your potting needs. Floral art suitable for Mothers' Day. Raffle drawn on the day. EFTPOS available. Light refreshments available. Ample parking & wheelchair access.
Open: Saturday 8.00am-3.30pm.
Cost: Adults $4.00, children under 16 years free. Website: aspleyorchidsociety.com or find the Aspley Orchid Society Qld on Facebook. For more information call 0402 156 448
20 - 21 May
Queensland Rose Society Autumn Rose Show
Where: The Auditorium, Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha. About: Beautiful roses on display. Demonstrations. Potted roses and gardening products for sale. Crafts and honey. Raffle. Light refreshments.
Open: Saturday 20th May 11.00am-4pm and Sunday 21st May 9am-2:30pm.
Cost: $5 adults, children under 12 free.
27 - 28 May
Australian Bushfoods Conference
Where: Australian Technology & Agricultural College, North Maclean. There will also be an opportunity to take part in a bushfoods tour on Friday, 26th May. Hosted by Queensland Bushfood Association and Australian Technology and Agricultural College.
More information: aih.org.au/product/2023-australian-bushfoods-conference/
Where: Albion Peace Centre, 102 McDonald Road, Windsor. About: Presented by the Queensland Herb Society. Discover a wide range of medicinal and culinary herbs and plants for sale. Browse a vast array of herbal and garden related stalls including preserves, teas, spices, coffee, skin care, bushfoods, gardening accessories, craft & more. Free demonstrations and talks by dedicated herb growers, stall holders and knowledgeable Queensland Herb Society members covering a wide range of topics. Relax and revive with home-baked, herb-inspired food at Cafe Sage.
Open: Sunday 28th May 2023 from 9am-3pm. Free entry. ATM on site.
More Iformation full demonstration and speaker timetable: qldherbsociety.org.au