General Meetings – Monday
Are held at 7-30pm on the fourth Monday of each month (except December). Monday meetings can be a demonstration or a Workshops. The monthly program is included below and will be updated from time to time. Workshops provide an opportunity to work on your trees and to seek assistance from other members. [ Jump to Monday Meetings]
Style & Review Meetings – Saturday
Are held at 12 noon on the second Saturday of each month. Bring a tree or two for review and working on or you are welcome to observe. Dates can vary to avoid public holidays so please check the program below. [ Jump to Saturday Meetings]
Meetings are held at:
Main Hall, East Kew Uniting Church, 142 Normanby Rd, East Kew, 3102 ( Melways45H3 ).
Other events conducted by the Bonsai Society of Victoria are listed near the bottom of this page.
Annual Bonsai Show – [ Jump to Show]
Annual Sale Day
Information about other events of interest to members is also included below. Usually this will include the Annual Australian Bonsai Convention and visits by international bonsai masters.
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Bonsai Society of Victoria Monday Meetings for 2017
|Monday Meetings 2017|
|January 23||“Who Gives a FIG” Demo by Steve and Tom.|
|February 27||Deciduous Trees: Taming the Tree by Craig W.|
|March 27||Styling – bending and wiring.|
|April 24||Juniper Madness.|
|May 22||Styling – Design.|
|June 26||Starting Out.|
|July 24||Workshop – Show Preparation.|
|August 28||Demonstration by Rui Ferreira – see Workshop details below.|
|November 27||AGM / Satsuki Azaleas.|
Saturday Styling Review & Workshop Meetings 2017
|March 18||Third Saturday to avoid Public Holiday.|
|June 3||First Saturday to avoid Public Holiday.|
|October 21||Third Saturday to avoid Show.|
Annual Show 2017
14 & 15 October, Box Hill Town Hall. Set up on October 13.
Workshops by Rui Ferreira from Portugal in collaboration with BFA (Southern).
27 August 2017 – Morning and Afternoon Workshops. Box Hill Town Hall.
28 August 2017 – Afternoon Workshop . East Kew Uniting Church Hall, 142 Normanby Rd., East Kew.
More details available early August.
Sale Day 2017
National Convention AABC
19 – 22 May, 2017. Brisbane, Queensland. Link
The 6th Symposium on Australian Plants as Bonsai
4 & 5 March, 2017. Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne. Link