Events

Up and coming events.

We’re an active group here at the bonsai society so please have a look at our events for 2019 below. Please contact us if you would like like more information on our activities or to join the club and be involved with like minded people in the fascinating art of bonsai .

Event schedule.

16th January 2019, 7:30 pm

Open Workshop Moorooduc Hall

Bring your own figs to work on, or any other tree.   Club members will offer advice if required.

2nd February 2019, 10:00 am

Open Workshop Mornington

This workshop will be at Advance College Nursery, Mitchell Street Mornington.   Work on your own trees, bring your own lunch, tea and coffee provided.   Club members will provide assistance if required.

20th February 2019, 7:30 pm

Club Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Dave Allen from Moongate Bonsai, Bendigo, will give a talk on selecting the right bonsai pots for your trees, tree carving and Yamadori (trees collected from the wild)

20th March 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

This is a beginners night.   This is an opportunity to bring along no more than 2 trees for help and advice from some of our more experienced members.

18th April 2019, 10:00 am

Easter Show Balcombe Grammar School

Thursday April 18 and Friday 19 are set up days for the Easter show.   As many members as possible will be needed to help set up.   Saturday April 20 and Sunday 21 are the show days.   Experienced club members  will be demonstrating at 13:00 Saturday and Sunday in place of Andrew Ward who has an injury that prevents him from travelling.

24th April 2019, 6:00 pm

Celebration Dinner Moorooduc Hall

1800 at Moorooduc Hall for the club’s 40th year celebration dinner.

15th May 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Steve Jarrold will be working on olives.

1st June 2019, 10:00 am

Open Workshop Advance Nursery

Mitchell Street Mornington commencing at 1000.   Bring your own lunch, tea and coffee provided, work on your own trees.   Experienced club members will be available for advice and guidance if required.

19th June 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Adrian Davis will be doing a root over rock demonstration..

17th July 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Steve Jarrold will provide a critique on club members trees.

3rd August 2019, 10:00 am

Open Workshop Advance Nursery

Mitchell Street Mornington commencing at 1000.   Bring your own lunch, tea and coffee provided.   Work on your own trees, experienced club members will be able to provide some advice and guidance if required.

21st August 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Nights activities are being finalised.

20th September 2019, 9:00 am

Workshops by Don De Luca

Don De Luca will be doing a demonstration at Moorooduc Hall from 19:30.

21st September 2019, 9:00 am

Don De Luca workshops

Don De Luca will be conducting workshops in the morning and afternoon at Moorooduc Hall for members who have booked through the club secretary.   Observers welcome.

5th October 2019, 10:00 am

Open Workshop

This workshop will be at the home of Jillian Lewis.   Bring your own lunch, tea and coffee provided.   Work on your own trees, experienced club members will provide guidance and advice if required.

16th October 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

Quentin Valentine will be the guest presenter.

20th November 2019, 7:30 pm

Meeting Night Moorooduc Hall

This is the club’s AGM and Christmas break up night.