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Meetings are held regularly at:

  • Unley every 4th Thursday of the month at the Unley Community Centre, 18 Arthur Street, Unley (except December) at 7.30 pm. For details, contact
  • Gawler and Barossa Group meet at 7:30pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at Lyndoch Institute Town Hall in the center of Lyndoch, Barossa Valley
  • Brinkworth usually on the 4th Wednesday of the month at the Brinkworth Institute, Supper Room. Contact Heather Hancock 0447 462 085
  • Fleurieu Group: Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each Month February to November mainly at Carrickalinga House, 17 Torrens St, Victor Harbor. Garden visits are on the second Wednesday of the month. Contact the secretary by emailing, or phone 0400820989.
  • Kadina every 2nd Thursday of the month at 7.30 at the club rooms Lot 1866, South Tce, Kadina. The group also holds working bees at the nursery every Thursday morning 10-12, same address. Contact Sandra McKenzie 0439 443 949
  • Lyndoch every 3rd Wednesday of the month (except December and January) at 7.30 pm at the Lyndoch Institute, Lyndoch. For details, contact
  • Eastern Eyre: meets 4 times a year at various locations on S.E. Eyre Peninsula. Contact Sandra McCallum 0407 884 234

COOTS Activities:  If you are planning to attend any of the working days, please contact Jeff Reid by phone to register your intention.

Link to Our Calendar for all the details of what the Australian Plants Society is doing now.

OR check our Links Page for other groups' activities!

Gawler and Barossa Districts Group

17 July 2024, 7:30pm

Lyndoch Institute, Lyndoch


Members' Night

Show and tell with an extensive table of flowering specimens


      ‘Would I lie to you’

Our take on the popular British show


Also featuring a table of flowering specimens from members gardens

Can’t attend in person? No problem  – you can join us via video link:

Contact Hans Griesser




Adelaide Group Meeting

27 Jun 2024


Guest Speaker: Margaret Swincer

 Guide at the Botanic Gardens




18 Arthur St, Unley SA 5061, Australia

  •  Welcome
  • Speaker: Jeff Reid to talk about revegetation at his property near Harrogate in the Adelaide hills
  • Expression of thanks to Jeff
  • "My Garden" segment - please bring along a USB stick with photos from your garden or tell us about problems or successes in your garden
  • Tracey's raffle
  • "Bills Corner" - please bring along some plant specimens to show and talk about
  • Jeff to tell us about the upcoming "gathering" on Sunday 2nd June at the clubrooms 21A Richards Terrace Goodwood
  • Eleanor to inform us about the June speaker
  • Excursion news from Jean
  • Election to Adelaide Group committee. We have a nomination of Eleanor Handreck by John Earle
  • Any other business
  • "John and Tracey's kitchen" - coffee, tea and biscuits. Join us for supper and a chat at the end of the meeting.
Doors open at 7.15 pm. Good opportunity to get propagation aids, get a book from the library, or purchase a new book. A specimen from your garden is always a good talking point

Take a stroll through memory lane by reliving some of our past meetings through the eyes of our resident artist, John Edmeades.


Fleurieu Group meeting

26 June 2024, 2:00pm

Fleurieu Group meeting


Quiz arranged by Leonore Swanson



Meetings at Carrickalinga House, 17 Torrens ST. Victor Harbor at 2.00 pm unless stated otherwise.

Garden Visits on the second Wednesday of the month at venues to be announced.

Information: Secretary on 0400820989


Verticordia monodelpha

Ptilotus manglesii

Correa hybrid


Take a stroll through memory lane by reliving some of our past meetings through the eyes of our resident artist, John Edmeades.



Next Plants Sale

Our next sale 28 September 2024.

Check here for more details



Eucalyptus macrocarpa