What’s On in Brisbane for Families

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John Oxley District Orchid Society Inc – Annual Winter Show

23 July, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

John Oxley District Orchid Society Inc - Annual Winter Show

Head along to the John Oxley District Orchid Society Inc (JODOS) Annual Winter Show from 23-24 July 2022 in the Auditorium at the Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha. It is considered to be one of Brisbane’s premier orchid shows. On display are Australian Native Orchids, Species Orchids from around the world and many Hybrid Orchids. It is held at a time when Cymbidiums are flowering in Brisbane and there are also strong displays of Cattleya, Phalaenopsis, Paphiopedilum, Dendrobium and Oncidium hybrids as well as their species.

You will be stunned by the amazing variety of beautiful and sometimes very strange flowers. Potting demonstrations both days at approximately 10.00am and 1.00pm.  Cultural  advice all week-end.  Lots of orchid plants and growing accessories for sale.

  • Saturday – 8.30am to 4.00pm
  • Sunday 9.00am to 3.00pm.
  • Entry is $4 per person and free for children. Find out more HERE.


23 July, 2022
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Auditorium Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha
Mount Coot-tha Road Toowoong
Brisbane, 4066
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