The December 2017 issue of Orchids Australia was despatched on 1st December.

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Paphiopedilum venustum 'Tom #2' FCC/AOC 2017 (NSW) 86.0  31/July/2017
Awarded at OSNSW July meeting
Owner: S. Tay #5661
Photographer: G. Bromley
Masd. Super Nova 'Sun' FCC/AOC 2017 (VIC) 86.0  19/June/2017
Awarded at VRJP training night
Owner:Stephen Hauser  #5606
Photographer: S. Hauser
Sarcochilus dilatatus 'Lily' FCC/AOC 2017 (NSW) 87.8  22/March/2017
Awarded at Ku-Ring-Gai OS meeting
Owner: L. & B. Dobson #5596
Photographer: G. Bromley
Cattleya pumila 'Alburus' FCC/AOC 2017 (NSW) 85.0  1/March/2017
Awarded at the ANOS National Conference & Show
Owner: J. Cutajar #5593
Photographer: J. Cutajar
Den. Greta Snow 'Cheryl' FCC/AOC 2016 (NSW) 88.25  3/Sep/2016
Awarded at the ANOS National Conference & Show
Owner: Henk van den Berg  #5574
Photographer: W. Dobson


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What is the Australian Orchid Council Inc.?
The Australian Orchid Council Inc. is the national body representing Australia's orchid clubs and growers. [more about the AOC]

Orchid Judging System: The Australian Orchid Council Inc. coordinates and administers a national judging system for orchids.[more about orchid judging]

Orchids Australia has been published every two months since February 1989. It is consistently acclaimed as one of the leading orchid magazines in the world. The magazine is available by subscription only.[more about Orchids Australia].