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John Pascoe Fawkner Award, Gold level to Robert Harrison

Our July 2019 meeting was a special occasion for our club as our longest serving member and life member Robert Harrison was very deservedly awarded a John Pascoe Fawkner Award, Gold level for his ongoing and outstanding service to Southern … Continue reading

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Mon 2 December – SSOS Christmas Dinner – bring a plate

Ho, ho, ho, Christmas is approaching and SSOS will celebrate its December meeting with a wonderful festive feast. Members and their guests are invited to the End of Year Annual Dinner on Wednesday, 4th December, 2019 commencing at 6:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Popular Vote vs Judges Vote – November 2019

At most SSOS meetings, members have an opportunity to ‘bench’ their flowering orchids for judging. There are three sections in which members can enter the competition which include: Novice | Intermediate | Open SSOS allows its members to vote for … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in November

Orchids grow all year round so it is not difficult to find something flowering during every month of the year. At Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS), members grow a wide variety of orchids and seldom have difficulties finding something to … Continue reading

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Want to Know More About Orchids?

Our November meeting will be the last guest speaker presentation for 2019. (The December meeting is our annual Christmas dinner for members and guests). Guest Speaker: Michael Coker When:  Wednesday 6th November, 2019 – 8.00 p.m. start Where: N.G.Wishart Senior … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in October

Orchids grow all year round so it is not difficult to find something flowering during every month of the year. At Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS), members grow a wide variety of orchids and seldom have difficulties finding something to … Continue reading

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Winner? | What Judges Think and What Members Think

At most SSOS meetings, members have an opportunity to ‘bench’ their flowering orchids for judging. There are three sections in which members can enter the competition which include: Novice | Intermediate | Open SSOS allows its members to vote for … Continue reading

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How to Make an AGM Enjoyable

Our October meeting will be held on Wednesday, 2nd October, 2019 Although it is our Annual General Meeting (AGM), we know how to make it exciting and ensure our members and potential new members have a great night. After the … Continue reading

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When Will We Agree?

At most SSOS meetings, members have an opportunity to ‘bench’ their flowering orchids for judging. There are three sections in which members can enter the competition which include: Novice | Intermediate | Open SSOS allows its members to vote for … Continue reading

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Last Chance!

The Southern Suburbs Orchid Society Annual Spring Show is finishing TODAY and you can’t afford to miss this special event. Saturday 21st September – Sunday 22nd September, 2019 Venue: N.G. Wishart Senior Citizens Hall, 964 Nepean Highway (cnr. Exley Drive) … Continue reading

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