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BROMELIAD & TROPICALS SHOW & SALES

Prices start at $5

27/8/2021
 

The Bromeliad Society of Queensland invite you to their 2021 Spring Show – the Bromeliad & Tropicals Show & Sales.

Dates and times

Saturday 25th September from 8am to 4pm
Sunday 26th September from 8am to 1pm

Location

Genesis Christian College -SPORTS HALL

Young's Crossing Road

Bray Park, QLD 4500

Plenty of free parking available onsite.

Cost

$4 per person. Free for children under 15 years old.
Free entry for BSQ members. Become a BSQ member .

For garden clubs/societies, discounts are available for large groups. Contact us for more information.

Online Bookings

You can pre-purchase entry tickets at Try Bookings – https://www.trybooking.com/BTQPT

Go into a draw to win a $100 voucher to be used at the show, pre-book online before 7pm Friday 24th September to win a voucher, the winner of the draw will be announced at 9am on Saturday 25th September and the winner contacted.

Things to do

Buy plants!

There will be a variety of plants for sale from over thirty experienced growers including bromeliads, tropicals, indoor plants, orchids, hoyas, begonias, succulents and many more. From green thumbs to novice gardeners, you won’t leave empty handed. Kid-friendly.

Plants will be refreshed throughout the event. Cash and EFTPOS accepted.

Monster Raffle

Monster Raffle with all proceeds being donated to the Mount Samson State School Horticultural Project.

There will be two prizes in the Monster Raffle with a total combined value of over $600.

Tickets Cost $2 each / 3 for $5 / 7 for $10

Tickets can be purchased at the Show. Winners for the Monster Raffle will be drawn at 12 noon on Sunday 26th September and will be contacted after the drawing of the prizes. Thanks to the growers for donating the plant prizes.

Admire the competition plants

See these plants at their best ,view our prize winning competition.

Become a member and learn about bromeliads

Join us! Become a Bromeliad Society of Queensland member and you’ll receive a voucher.

For only $25 for a single and $30 for a family, you will receive membership for the remainder of 2021. You’ll also get a Welcome pack that includes the 50th Anniversary magazine and one of our new 'Starting with Bromeliads' books, 110 colour pages with information on Bromeliads.

Growers and Society volunteers will be at the event to help you choose the right plants for your garden and answer all your questions. Come and say hello, we love talking about broms!

'Starting with Bromeliads' Second Edition - Book Launch

On Sunday 26 September, Jerry Coleby-Williams (from Gardening Australia) will launch the second edition of the BSQ's book: Starting with Bromeliads at 11am on Sunday 26th.

It contains updated information about many of the common bromeliad genera including Aechmea, Alcantarea, Billbergia, Guzmania, Neoregelia, Portea, Tillandsia and Vriesia.

Topics covered in detail include: propagation, cultural requirements e.g. watering, potting mixes, and landscaping with bromeliads.

The book is A4 sized, has 110 pages and over 100 colour photographs.

The RRP for the book is $20, however for this show only we are offering a Special 'Book Launch' price of just $10 each.

Bromeliad Basics - Information Sessions

Learn more about growing Bromeliads in a down to earth 45-minute information session, held Saturday at 10am, 12noon and 2pm.

Take a break
After filling a box or two full of plants, take a break, there will be plant minding facilities available.
The event is being held in accordance with current COVID-19 Safe Guidelines.

Bray Park 4500