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PROGRAM FOR 2019


MONTH

DATE

MEETING/EVENT

SPEAKER /
CONVENER

PLANT OF MONTH

SUPPER


January

5th


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


Janet Hallam

 

 




14 & 15

Excursion to Surrey Hills with Louise Gilfedder


Roy Skabo
   

 


22nd

Excursion to February Plains to look at subalpine wild flowers, scenery and a bushwalk. CANCELLED due to very hot weather and possible fire danger.

Roy Skabo

   

 


29th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM

Suzanne Talbot

February

2nd

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

Janet Hallam

   
 

6th

Ragwort Raid at Weavers Creek below Mt Barrow. Contact Roy Skabo on 0458696639 or email rlskabo@gmail.com


 
Roy Skabo
   
 

19th

AGM and General Meeting - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM


   
N/A

Various

 

26th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   


March


7th


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


Janet Hallam

 

19th

General Meeting - Speaker Jon Hosford, Aboriginal Peoples' Use of Plants -
Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

   
Daphne Longman

Kay Pallett & Margaret Weiss

 

26th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM

Suzanne Talbot

   
 

30th

APST Inc. AGM, Windsor Community Precinct, Riverside

 

   

April

TBA

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

Janet Hallam

 

6th

Native plant sale at Max Fry Hall, 10 AM - 4 PM

Janet Hallam

   
 

16th

General Meeting - Guest Speaker Anita Hansen, Botanical Art in Colonial Times - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

 
Margaret Killen

Sharon Percy

 

30th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

May

4th

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

Janet Hallam

21st

General Meeting - Speaker Ian Thomas, Grasslands of south-east Australia - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

   
Rosemary Verbeeten

Karen Manning

 

28th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot

 

June

1st

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

Janet Hallam


18th

General Meeting - Speakers Mick and Helen Statham, Flora and Fauna of Iceland and Scottish Outer Islands - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

 

 
Lynne Mockridge

Prue Wright & Helen Larner

 

25th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

July

6th

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

Janet Hallam

16th

General Meeting - Guest Speaker Peter Voller, The Cleanup and Re-vegetation of the Supply River Valley - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

 
Roy or Kay Pallett

Margaret Killen

 

23rd

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

August

3rd

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

Janet Hallam

 

20th

General Meeting - Guest Speaker Miguel de Salas, Expeditions of Discovery - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

 
Noel Manning

Tracey & Stephen Wells & Louise Skabo

 

27th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

September

7th

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

Janet Hallam

 

17th

A visit to Gilly Zacks' Notley Gorge property with Mark Wapstra. Meet at property at 1 PM. Contact Gilly for further details.



   

17th


General Meeting - Guest Speaker Mark Wapstra, R C Gunn and his travels in Tasmania - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM
 
Janet Hallam

Gilly Zacks

 

18th

Dans Hill Reserve behind Beaconsfield to look for Tetratheca gunnii, meet at Beaconsfield Bakery at 9.30 am sharp. We will then return to Launceston and visit Aquatic Point in the Trevallyn Reserve, contact Roy Skabo for further details

 

   
 

21 & 22

Blooming Tasmania Festival, Albert Hall, Cimitiere Street, Launceston - Stage Installation and Booth by APST Inc. Open 9AM - 4 PM
Contact: Louise Skabo 0467 199 602



   
 

24th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   

October

5th


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

Janet Hallam


15th

General Meeting - Guest Speaker Tonia Cochran, Inala Gondwanaland Garden - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM

 
Peter Longman

Daphne Longman



19th

Native plant sale at Max Fry Hall, 10 AM until sold out


Janet Hallam
   
 

22nd

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   


25 - 27

Southern excursion based in Hobart. Contact: Roy Skabo 0458 696 639


   

November

2nd

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


Janet Hallam
   
 

19th

General Meeting - Guest Speaker Stephen Harris, Bass Strait Flora - Max Fry Hall, Trevallyn 7.30 PM
 
Prue Wright



 

26th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   


22 - 24

Members' get-together at St Helens. Contact: Roy Skabo 0458 696 639


   

December

7th

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



Janet Hallam

   


TBA

Christmas Dinner venue TBA




   


10 - 12

West Coast Excursion. Contact: Roy Skabo 0458 696 639


   


17th

Working Bee, Heritage Forest Native Garden, Mowbray 9.30 - 11.30 AM


Suzanne Talbot
   
January 2020

12th

Excursion to February Plains. Contact: Roy Skabo 0458 696 639


   

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