Australian Plants Society (Victoria)

Promoting the Appreciation and Preservation of Australian Plants

The Australian Plants Society (Victoria) is dedicated to promoting, growing and the conservation of Australian native plants, in gardens, community areas and their original environments.
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Bookings open on 15th February 2024 (early bird booking closes 30th June 2024)

From the APS Vic Facebook page

Our ANPSA national conference is held in a different state every two years and it is Victoria’s turn in 2024. The "Gardens for Life" conference is to be held in Nunawading – 30th Sept to 4th October 2024. Three days of excellent presentations, two days of excursions and three excellent six day wildflower tours before and after the conference. Early bird booking is still open (until 30 June) and you can check out the latest program in this newsletter here…Thes focus of this post is the fabulous Great Ocean Road and Otways Tour. There are still places available for this pre-conference tour which will take in the many of Victoria’s best wildflower spots and fascinating native gardens. Anglesea heathland, Lorne, Apollo Bay, Port Campbell National Park – down to Warrnambool. Kevin Sparrow – Author of "Plants of the Great South West" will be guiding part of the tour. Our Tour edition of Australian Plants magazine has more detail here…The attached photos were all made at Anglesea, the Otways or further along the coast towards Warnambool. See MoreSee Less
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Boronia muelleri – named after Baron Von Mueller of course. It is a lovely delicate shrub that occurs along the Great Ocean Rd in the Otways and in far eastern Victoria. Bookings are open for our upcoming Gardens for Life wildflower and garden tour of the Otways coast – including coastal heath, rainforests, bushland and stunning scenery. The tour will be joined by Author of Plants of the Great South West Kevin Sparrow. See registrations here more detail here.…/Tour+Edition+10-09 See MoreSee Less
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The latest newsletter for the ANPSA Biennial 2024 Conference can now be downloaded on To register and catch the early bird cut off date of 30 June go to The five day conference is being held from Monday 30 September to Friday 4 October 2024 at The Round, a Performing Arts and Cultural Centre at 379 – 399 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading Victoria. The conference includes two days of excursions and three days of high profile speakers plus there are three pre and post conference tours to choose from. See MoreSee Less
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For those to Melbourne’s East this should be a fascinating presentation on soils for Australian plants and the role of fungi See MoreSee Less
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