Rhododendron & Camellia


Rhododendron & Camellia Group meetings are held in the Society’s hall at 100 Hilton Rd, Sassafras usually (but not always) on the third Saturday of every second month (alternating with the Australian Plants Group) at 2:00pm.

Contact: Ian Wallace T: (03) 9751 1252

If you enjoy gardening and are interested in Rhododendrons & Camellias and their related genera we offer a pleasant social group meeting.  Attendees’ experience ranges from novice to expert – all are welcome.  Meetings include garden and nursery visits and varied discussions on many subjects related to the growing and care of Rhododendrons & Camellias.  If you are interested in knowing more about growing and cultivating this fascinating genus, then you might like to join us.

2024 Syllabus

  No meeting
February 17th

Wilsons 50 Azaleas, propagation, specialist techniques, Speaker – Ian Wallace

March 20th
  No meeting
April 20th 


Pruning workshop – Ian Wallace 

May 20th 

No meeting

June 15th 

North Queensland Rhododendron Project – Andrew Rouse – Vice President ARSV


  No meeting
August 3rd
  Buy Swap Sell – joint meeting Rock Garden Group
September 20th
No meeting

October 19th

  ARSV DRBG and glasshouses – behind the scenes and plant sales
November 16th
  Australian Plant Group and Rhododendron/Camellia Group – joint break up – 140 Falls Rd Olinda