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PROGRAM FOR 2017


MONTH

DATE

MEETING/EVENT

SPEAKER /
CONVENER

PLANT OF MONTH

SUPPER

January

3rd


Visit Rosemary Verbeeten's garden for cutting material, returning to the Nursery to put in the cuttings. Meet at Rosemary's at 10.30 AM

Sharon Percy

 

 

 

7th


Propagation at APST Nursery, Windsor Precinct, Riverside 1 - 3 PM


Sharon Percy

 

 

 

20-22th

APST Members Get-together at Mt Wellington, Hartz Mtns and Mt Field
(for further details) bookings essential


   

 


24th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM

Suzanne Talbot

February

4th

Propogation at APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

 

 

21st

Annual General Meeting - Max Fry Hall


     Louise Skabo
Jill Clark &
Janet Hallam
 

28th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   


March


4th


Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM


Sharon Percy

 

21st

General Meeting - 'A new look at saving threatened species and environmental law'


Phillipa McCormack

M Killen

Gilly Zacks
 

28th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM

Suzanne Talbot

   
 

29th

Official opening of plant nursery at Windsor Park Precinct Community Gardens by Cr Christine Holmdahl, Mayor of West Tamar Council at 3.30 PM. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP for catering purposes.

 

   

April

1st

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

 

8th

Autumn PLANT SALE at Max Fry Hall commencing 10 AM to 4 PM

Sharon Percy

   
 

18th

General Meeting Member's Night
Daphne Longman - 'Australian Medicinal Plants'
Peter Dowde - 'Pittosporum undulatum ssp enmettii'




Janet Hallem

Margaret Killen
 

25th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

May

6th

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

16th

General Meeting - 'The propensity to plant natives in gardens - socio-economic and demographic relationships'


Jamie Kirkpatrick

Daphne Longman

Janet Hallam

 

23rd

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

June

3rd

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

20th

General Meeting - 'Proteaceae - a Gondwanan genus'

Greg Jordan




Karen Manning

 

27th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

July

1st

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

18th

General Meeting Member's Night
Helen & Mike Statham - 'Plants plus of Svalbard'

 

Roy Pallett

Sharon Percy

 

25th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

August

5th

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

 

15th

General Meeting Member's Night
Roy Pallett - 'Rabbits, Fungi and Lichens'
Prue Wright - 'The Nature around Alice Springs'

 
Jill Clark

Marg and Jon Hosford
 

22nd

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   
 

26th

Native Plant Propagation Workshop to be held at the APST Nursery in conjunction with NRM North, from 10.00AM - 12.00PM, RSVP to 6333 7777 or admin@nrmnorth.org.au by Wednesday 23rd August


   

September

2nd

Meet Sharon at Rosemary Whish-Wilson's property near Batman Bridge at 10AM for collection of native plant cuttings. Return to APST Nursery for lunch, followed by normal propagation session from 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

 

12th

Excursion to Habitat Plants Nursery with north west group. Meet 10 am at the nursery


   

19th


General Meeting - 'Myrtle rust'

Tim Rudman

Peter Dowde

Ivor Conkie

 

23rd-
24th

Blooming Tasmania exhibit at Albert Hall, Launceston


   
 

26th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

October

7th

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM

Sharon Percy

 

7th

Spring PLANT SALE at Max Fry Hall commencing 10 AM to 4 PM
CANCELLED owing to long, cold winter retarding plant growth and affecting plant numbers. Watch for our Autumn sale next April.

Sharon Percy

   

17th

General Meeting - 'What is Tasmania's most Fascinating Plant? Tales of Giants and Pygmies'


Mark Wapstra

Roy Skabo

Louise Skabo

 

18th

Excursion with Mark Wapstra

     
 

21st

Open Garden at 8 Camina Court, Riverside from 10.00 - 2.00 PM


Jill Clarke
   
 

24th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

November

4th

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM


Sharon Percy
   
 

21st

General Meeting - "What Eucalypt is that?"


Alan Gray



 

22nd

Excursion with Alan Gray, for Eucalypt ID, Lake Leake Highway


   
 

28th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

December

2nd

Propagation at the APST Nursery, Windsor Park, Riverside 1 - 3 PM


Sharon Percy
   


8th

Christmas Party at Max Fry Hall


   


19th

Heritage Forest Native Garden Working Bee 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

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