Come join ANOS - Kabi Group for 6 Months FREE Trial Membership.
Trial Membership allows you to
- table plants at the monthly meetings
- join in all Kabi activities and excursions
- receive our monthly electronic newsletter
- do everything but vote
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Complete this trial
membership form, return it to us and enjoy your free membership. We look
forward to seeing you.
The Australasian Native Orchid
Society (Qld) – Kabi Group Inc is a group of people with an interest in
Australasian native orchids and their hybrids. The name Kabi being that of the
indigenous peoples of the local area, prior to settlement.
||second Tuesday of each month except January
||7:30pm for 7:45pm start
Isabella Griffin room
Strathpine Community Centre
199 Gympie Road, Strathpine
Parking available off Mecklem St
The meeting commences at 7:45pm with a
verandah discussion session (while benched plants are being judged) followed
by reports and general business. Members are encouraged to exhibit plants at
the meetings (tabled prior to start of meeting at 7:40pm). The plants are
judged by ANOS judges who provide a commentary and group members participate
in a popular vote. Guest speakers are invited to the meeting to speak on
topics of interest. The meetings are followed by supper, which allows
time for a chat.
The group organises field trips
(bush walks and bush house visits) and plant relocation activities. The
group participates in several shows and displays throughout the year.
Other social activities include an Australia Day function.
Objectives of Kabi
The objectives of Kabi are
To promote the culture and
propagation of native orchids and native hybrids
To assist in the preservation
of native orchids in their natural habitat and to discourage the wanton
destruction of same
To promote the scientific and
cultural knowledge of native orchids and native hybrids
To publish, edit and review
literature and all writings that are approved by the Association
appertaining to the recordings, propagation, culture and science of native
orchids and native hybrids
To print and publish
pamphlets and periodicals that the Association may consider desirable for
the promotion and furtherance of any of its objectives
To engage in any activity
that would further the well being and increase the knowledge of native
orchids and native hybrids
To extend the membership of
the Association by creating a public interest in its activities
To promote good fellowship
among all people interested in orchids.
Membership of Kabi is $18 per
year. To join Kabi, print out this membership
form and post to the secretary at the address specified.
If you would like more information about Kabi or Australasian
orchids, contact Kabi by E-mail
or snail mail to
Aspley Qld 4034