The June 2020 issue of Orchids Australia was despatch on  5June 2020.

 Orchids Australia continues to be printed. Due to COVID-19 delivery will be later than normal especially for our Overseas readers.


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Latest orchid awards (to #6321)  View here 


CANCELLED due to the pandemic VRJP auction of judges' orchids (approximately 300 lots), 17th May 2020 at Heildelberg, Melbourne.


2019 Orchids of the Year Awards  View regional nominations here


Guidelines for Judging Handbook - April 2019 version now available for download downloads

AOC Conference: South East QLD, 1 - 5 September 2021 link for conference websiteAOCC logo


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 Recent First Class Certificates: 

Catasetum Penang 'Witta Willa' FCC/AOC 2020(NSW) 88.4 17 Feb. 2020
Awarded at:  Ku-ring-gai OS Feb meeting
Owner: G. & J. Fulcher #6296
Photographer: G. Bromley
Lyc. Shonan Bright 'Dylan' FCC/AOC 2019 (NSW) 87.2 28 Aug. 2019
Awarded at:  Nambucca Valley OS Spring Show
Owner: T. Pullen #6271
Aerangis articulata 'Wilmar' FCC/AOC 2019 (QLD) 86.0 26 Nov. 2019
Awarded at:  convened judging
Owner: W. Williams #6211
Photographer: G. Yong Gee
Paphiopedilum wenshanense 'TOM#2' FCC/AOC 2019 (NSW) 87.5 30 Sep. 2019
Awarded at:  OSNSW September meeting
Owner: S. Tay #6177
Photographer: G. Bromley
Paph. Fanaticum 'TOM#1' FCC/AOC 2019 (NSW) 86.0 06 Sep. 2019
Awarded at:  North Shore Spring Show
Owner: S. Tay #6169
Photographer: G. Bromley
Den. Memoria Joan Laffey 'Pearlie' FCC/AOC 2019 (QLD) 85.3 05 Sep. 2019
Awarded at:  Townsville OS meeting
Owner: C. Truscott #6144
Photographer: T. Boon
Paphiopedilum venustum'TOM#1' FCC/AOC 2019 (NSW) 87.7 08 Aug. 2019
Awarded at:  Dural Orchid Extravaganza
Owner: S. Tay #6119
Photographer: J. D'Olier
Paph. Hsinying Malone 'Yeowie' FCC/AOC 2019 (NSW) 87.9 08 Aug. 2019
Awarded at:  Dural Orchid Extravaganza
Owner: S. T. Ho. #6118
Photographer: J. D'Olier


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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].