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BSQ: October Monthly Meeting *Updated date

October 10, 2019 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST

Plant of the month: Guzmania

Date: Thursday 10 October 2019. Please note the change in date.
Time: 6:30 pm plant sales begins. 7:00 pm meeting begins with the information session.
Location: Merthyr Road Uniting Church. 52 Merthyr Road, New Farm QLD 4005.
Parking: Street parking.
Cost: Free, visitors most welcome!


Time* Activity
6:30 pm Members and visitors sign in
Plant sales open (cash & eftpos)
7:00 pm Information session: Question and answer with Barry Kable, John Olsen and Tom Isaac
7:15 pm Show & tell, Plant identification and Expert panel 
7:30 pm President’s update and general business
7:45 pm Plant of the month: Guzmania
8:00 pm Topic: Bring your favourite bromeliad
8:30 pm Supper
8:45 pm Plant sales close
Lucky door prize and Raffles drawn
9:15 pm Competition results and plant commentary

Class 1 – Neoregelia over 200mm diameter when mature, species & hybrids
Class 2 – Tillandsia species & hybrids
Class 3 – Pitcairnioideae not listed elsewhere in Schedule, species & hybrids (Brocchinioideae, Lindmanioideae, Hechtia, Puya), Navioideae, Deuterocohnia, Encholirium, Fosterella)
Class 4 – any other flowering bromeliad species & hybrids
Class 5 – species

9:30 pm Close of meeting

*Please note times are approximations.



October 10, 2019
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Bromeliad Society of Queensland Inc.


Merthyr Road Uniting Church Hall
52 Merthyr Road
New Farm, QLD 4005 Australia
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