Fancy yourself a green thumb? Are you an enthusiast of growing and designing floral arrangements for competition or just admire orchids? If so, come along to the Summer Orchid Show, an all-ages event presented by North Moreton QLD Orchid Council Inc on the weekend of the 27 – 28th October 2018.
Amidst the natural beauty of the Mt Coot-tha Botanical gardens and away from the humidity of Summer, you will find in the auditorium, the most beautiful array of prize-winning orchid varieties on show. The orchids are so beautiful that you may want to purchase your very own orchids, ferns and foliage plants to take home.
You may also want to take advantage of the convenience of the wide range of fertiliser, pots and horticultural supplies also on sale at the trade tables. Throughout the weekend there will be a raffle draw to win a box of orchids & foliage. Winner will be notified by phone at 3:00 pm on Sunday, 28th October 2018. There will also be many potting demonstrations and advice from experts belonging to the not-for-profit, North Moreton QLD Orchid Council Inc.
A breast cancer support group 'Be Uplifted Inc.' will have a fundraising table worth visiting with a wonderful selection of homemade crafts and books for sale. The Charity group 'Be Uplifted Inc' seeks to improve the lives of women and their families experiencing disadvantage because of breast cancer. Be Uplifted Inc assists by providing the funds for these women and families to access services and programs, pay bills, and receive goods or assistance.