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Dahlia Society of Australia

2018 Conference


Friday 8th to Sunday 10th June 2018

Argosy Motel, 221 Tartleton St, East Devonport, Tasmania

The Argosy Motel is where the Conference was held 4 years ago and is a beautiful venue overlooking the Mersey River. Booking units will be done through the Conference Organizer.

Bus trip on Monday 11th June

A very interesting bus trip has been organised for Monday with a visit to the chocolate factory [by popular demand], a visit to a whisky distillery and a stopover to a paper making factory where paper is made from unusual things. Lunch is included.

Registration is now open

Registration $100, deposit $50 per person.

Pay by cheque, money order made out to C A Smith or direct debit:

C A Smith, Commonwealth Bank, 067-402 2804 9541

Registration covers lunch, morning and afternoon teas Saturday and Sunday, dinner Saturday evening, lunch on Monday and the bus trip.


The Conference Programme is still being developed. If anyone has a subject they would like to hear talked on, or if you would like to be a speaker, give Chas Smith a call.  A photographic competition will be held.


Chas Smith

8 Petrel Place, St Helens, TAS 7216

Email devondale@bigpond.com,  Phone 03 6376 3327

Please notify Chas of any special requirements.


Some Major Society Dahlia Shows of Interest around Australia


Dahlia Society of Victoria State Championships - Mount Waverley - Details Contact Dwight King <king.dwight@gmail.com>


Australian Dahlia Championships Canberra -  - Lancaster Hall Forest - Details Contact Graeme Davis <gcd@netspeed.com.au>


Portland Dahlia Society  - Portland Town Hall - Details Contact - admin@portlanddahliasocietyinc.com.au


Dahlia Society of SA - State Championships  - Tanunda Show - Details Contact Neville Jaeschke - N&E Jaeschke <n.jaeschke@bigpond.com>


Tasmanian State Championships  - Hobart Town Hall - details Contact Chris Dwyer - Dwyer <chris@dwyercons.com.au>


Queensland Dahlia Society - State Show  - Mt. Coot-tha Botanical Gardens - Details Contact - Don Litster <dslitster@bigpond.com>

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