2020 February 16th – Lunch and Bulb Auction
15 Esplanade Hawley Beach, all welcome!
Spring Daffodil Shows: to be confirmed
Claremont Spring Flower Show – 5th & 6th September,2020 Bilton St, Claremont.
Westbury Garden Club – Saturday 5th September
Hobart Horticultural Society – Friday 11th & Saturday 12th September, Hobart Town Hall.
Wynyard Garden Club – Saturday12th & Sunday 13th September
Launceston Horticultural Show – 12th & Sunday 13th September, St Albie’s Hall or maybe elsewhere!!
All Saints – Macquarie St, Hobart – Possibly Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th September
Central Coast Show – Saturday 19th or 26th September, Rowing Club, Ulverstone
World Daffodil Convention – Canberra
Thursday 17th and Friday 18th September – Staging and judging of daffodils
Time to see local attractions
Saturday19th – Seminars, Floriade visit, possible trip to local growers
Dinner and presentations
Sunday20th – Local attractions/national institution visits/ local daffodil plots
Monday 21st– trip to Bowral
Post-Convention tour of about 10 days is planned to visit the South island of New Zealand and the NZNDS South Island Show
2020 World Daffodil Pre-Convention Program
Tasmania and Victoria
Wednesday September 9th – Guests arrive, registration and welcome dinner Grand Chancellor hotel.
Thursday 10th – Bus trip to Mike Temple-Smith Memorial Garden at Acton, to Richmond and the Coal River valley winery for lunch. Afternoon visit to Maree Johnston’s garden, Otago Bay.
6-7.00pm Reception Government House.
Friday 11th – free morning except for daffodil judges or visit the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Sandwich lunch at the Town Hall. View the Hobart Horticultural Society Show in the afternoon or visit Royal Tasmanian Gardens. Dinner – Asian restaurant.
Saturday 12th – Free day or Salamanca Market or visit MONA by ferry, return 4.00pm.
Sunday 13th – Bus trip – to Woodbank, lunch at Margate, visit Avi – Fauna park.. Farewell Dinner – Woolstore
Monday 14th –fly to Melbourne.
Victoria: Tuesday 15th Travel to Kyneton to visit Brumley daffodils and Will and Fermi, followed by garden visits.
Wednesday 16th – Leongatha north to see Ian Dyson’s daffodils at Kilcunda for lunch. Visit Phillip Island koala park and penguin parade.
Thursday 17th Hancock’s Daffodils in the morning with free afternoon.