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Free Trial Membership

Come join ANOS - Kabi Group for 6 Months FREE Trial Membership.

Trial Membership allows you to

  • table plants at the monthly meetings
  • join in all Kabi activities and excursions
  • receive our monthly electronic newsletter
  • do everything but vote

What do you have to lose?

Complete this trial membership form, return it to us and enjoy your free membership. We look forward to seeing you.

About Kabi

The Australasian Native Orchid Society (Qld) Kabi Group Inc is a group of people with an interest in Australasian native orchids and their hybrids. The name Kabi being that of the indigenous peoples of the local area, prior to settlement.

Monthly Meeting

When  second Tuesday of each month except January
Time 7:30pm for 7:45pm start

*** New Venue ***

Bald Hills Memorial Hall
2126 Gympie Road
Bald Hills

The meeting commences at 7:45pm with a verandah discussion session (while benched plants are being judged) followed by reports and general business. Members are encouraged to exhibit plants at the meetings (tabled prior to start of meeting at 7:40pm). The plants are judged by ANOS judges who provide a commentary and group members participate in a popular vote.  Guest speakers are invited to the meeting to speak on topics of interest.  The meetings are followed by supper, which allows time for a chat.

The group organises field trips (bush walks and bush house visits) and plant relocation activities.  The group participates in several shows and displays throughout the year.  Other social activities include an Australia Day function.

Objectives of Kabi

  The objectives of Kabi are

  1. To promote the culture and propagation of native orchids and native hybrids

  2. To assist in the preservation of native orchids in their natural habitat and to discourage the wanton destruction of same

  3. To promote the scientific and cultural knowledge of native orchids and native hybrids

  4. To publish, edit and review literature and all writings that are approved by the Association appertaining to the recordings, propagation, culture and science of native orchids and native hybrids

  5. To print and publish pamphlets and periodicals that the Association may consider desirable for the promotion and furtherance of any of its objectives

  6. To engage in any activity that would further the well being and increase the knowledge of native orchids and native hybrids

  7. To extend the membership of the Association by creating a public interest in its activities

  8. To promote good fellowship among all people interested in orchids.

Joining Kabi

Membership of Kabi is $18 per year.  To join Kabi, print out this membership form and post to the secretary at the address specified.

Contact Kabi

If you would like more information about Kabi or Australasian orchids, contact Kabi  by E-mail or snail mail to

The Secretary
PO Box 424
Aspley Qld 4034


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