MAROONDAH ORCHID SOCIETY INC.
‘The Friendly Society’
Reg. No. A0003398L
Corporate Member: The Orchid Societies Council of Victoria ( Australia )
The Maroondah Orchid Society was formed in the month of April 1978 by orchid enthusiasts who predominately lived in the vicinity of the Maroondah Highway, a main thoroughfare through the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, hence the name Maroondah Orchid Society (MOS). MOS became an Incorporated Society in December 1984.
When we meet: The Third Friday of each month (except January), at 8pm
Where we meet: St Timothy’s Catholic Community School, 21 Stevens Road, Vermont. Melways Reference 62 G3 (refer to map below)
Next Meeting: Friday 19 August 2016
Last Monthly Meeting:
Congratulations to all our members who brought in plants for the MOS in-house Winter Show. There was a huge range of varied species and hybrids making for a very interesting benching. Congratulations to Max Bomford, whose plant Paph gratrixianum won the Champion Orchid, Champion Paph and Champion Specimen of the show.
Upcoming Meetings and Guest Speakers for 2016: