The October 2021 issue of Orchids Australia envisaged despatch on  5 October2021.

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

AOC conf defer

AOC Conference: South East QLD, 31 August - 4 September 2022 link for conference website


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 Recent First Class Certificates: 

Prschs. Olive Grace 'Sultan' FCC/AOC 2020(VIC) 86.0  19 Nov. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6456
Owner M. Harding & D. Lester

Photographer: M. Harding

Paphiopedilum hirsutissimum 'TOM#1' FCC/AOC 2020(NSW) 86.0  4 Nov. 2020
Awarded at:  North Shore OS November Meetingl #6448
Owner S. Tay

Photographer: J. McAuley

Paph. Saint Swithin 'Atian Wisdom' FCC/AOC 2020(QLD) 85.6  13 Nov. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6438
Owner A. Tsai

Photographer: J. Bately

Paphiopedilum micranthum 'TOM#4' FCC/AOC 2020(NSW) 86.5  7 Oct. 2020
Awarded at:  North Shore OS October Meeting #6434
Owner S. Tay

Photographer: G. Bromley

Cym. Black Stump 'Howzat' FCC/AOC 2020(QLD) 85.8  14 Oct. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6414
Owner D. & K. Wanka

Photographer: C. McMonagle

Den. Pink Doll 'Elegance' FCC/AOC 2020(QLD) 85.0  14 Sep. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6373
Owner K. & R. Gowlett

Photographer: C. McMonagle

Paph. Yongala 'Rock N Roll' FCC/AOC 2020(QLD) 86.6  24 Aug. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6365
Owner E. D'Antuono

Photographer: J. Batey

Phrag. Samuel Crothers 'Julian' FCC/AOC 2020(VIC) 86.0  27 Jul. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel #6354
Owner & photographer: M. Coker
Paph. Cameron Ho 'Ollie' FCC/AOC 2020(NSW) 85.5 14Jul. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel
Owner: S. T.Ho #6337
Photographer: S. T. Ho
Rossioglossum grande 'Weise' FCC/AOC 2020(NSW) 85.0 28 Jun. 2020
Awarded at:  Convened panel
Owner: J. Cutajar #6333
Photographer: J. Cutajar


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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].