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Bromeliad & Tropicals Show & Sales – Spring 2019

November 2 at 8:00 am - November 3 at 4:00 pm AEST

The Bromeliad Society of Queensland invites you to their 2019 Spring show – the Bromeliad & Tropicals Show & Sales.

Dates and times

Saturday 2nd November at 8am to 4pm
Sunday 3rd November at 9am to 1pm

NEW Location

Belmont Shooting Complex
1485 Old Cleveland Road
Belmont QLD 4153

Plenty of free parking available onsite.

Cost

$4 per person, includes entry into the Lucky Door Prize of $100 worth of plants.
Free entry for children under 15 years old.
Free and express entry for BSQ members. Become a BSQ member.

For garden clubs/societies, discounts are available for large groups. Contact us for more information.

Things to do

Win a $100 voucher to spend at the Show

If you are on Facebook or Instagram, you can win a $100 voucher to spend at the Show! Simply tell us what plants you are hoping to buy from the Show on the competition posts. The competition begins on Saturday 12 October 2019 and closes on Sunday 27 October 2019. Winners will be drawn at random.

Enter on the:

View the full terms and conditions.

Buy plants!

There will be a variety of plants for sale from over twenty experienced growers including bromeliads, tropicals, indoor plants, orchids, hoyas, begonias, succulents and many more. From green thumbs to novice gardeners, you won’t leave empty handed. Kid-friendly.

Plants will be refreshed throughout the event. Cash and EFTPOS accepted. Please bring your own boxes and bags.

Win some prizes and support charity

Monster Raffle

For every Show, the Society chooses a charity or organisation to donate all proceeds of the Monster Raffle. The 2019 Spring Show’s recipients are Gumdale State School.

There will be two prizes in the Monster Raffle with a total combined value of $500 of plants. 

Cost of tickets are:

  • 1 ticket for $2
  • 3 tickets for $5
  • 7 tickets for $10

Tickets can only be purchased at the Show. Winners for the Monster Raffle will be drawn at 12 noon on Sunday 3rd November and will be contacted after the drawing of the prizes. Thanks to the growers for donating the plant prizes.

Learn about bromeliads at the information sessions

If you are new to bromeliads or just want to ask questions, attend the Bromeliad Basics Information Sessions. Sessions are held on:

  • Saturday at 11.30 am and 1.30 pm
  • Sunday at 11.00 am. 

Growers and Society volunteers will be at the event to help you choose the right plants for your garden and answer all your questions. Come and say hello, we love talking about broms! There will also be books available for purchase.

Admire the display and competition plants

See these plants at their best at the displays and see who the winners are in the competition plants. Award winners will be announced on Saturday at 11 am.

Become a member

Join us! Now is the best time to become a Bromeliad Society of Queensland member.

Join up at the Show and for only $45 for a single membership or $50 for a family, you will receive membership for the remainder of 2019 and all of 2020. You’ll also receive a Welcome pack, $10 voucher and a bromeliad book.

The Membership Show Special is only available for those who have never been members previously.

Take a break

After filling a box or two full of plants, take a break. There will be plant minding facilities and refreshments will be available.

Program

Date/time Activity
Saturday 2 November 2019  
8:00 am Doors open
11:00 am Awards announced for the competition plants
11:30 am Bromeliad Basics Information Session
1:30 pm Bromeliad Basics Information Session
4:00 pm Doors close
Sunday 3 November 2019  
9:00 am Doors open
11:00 am Bromeliad Basics Information Session
12:00 noon Lucky Door Prize drawn
Monster Raffle drawn
1:00 pm Doors close

More information

Social media

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/bromeliad-tropicals-show-sales-spring-2019/639922283115894/
Hashtag: #bromsqld

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Details

Start:
November 2 at 8:00 am
End:
November 3 at 4:00 pm
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Venue

Belmont Shooting Complex
1485 Old Cleveland Road
Belmont, QLD 4153 Australia
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