It is wonderful to be back on deck in 2021 with our spectacular Autumn Show at the Maclean Bowls Club. There were 21 exhibitors and a variety of 214 beautiful exhibits. Our thanks to our many appreciated sponsors and supporters, locally in the Clarence region.
The champion Cattleya was also the Grand Champion, Rth. Mem. Issac Wilson x Rlc. Shin Shiang Diamond, won by Woolgoolga’s Jack Anderson.
The champion Miscellaneous was also the Reserve Champion won by Terry & Penny Bird.
Culture Award went to Neil & Carol Campbell for their Aerides thibautiana, and they also won champion Dendrobium D. Topaz Dream ‘Sweet’; Vandaceous V. Sharon Louise ‘Madam’, plus Species, Aerides lawrencea.
Specimen Award went to Brian Donaghy’s Gomesa radicans, and his unknown Oncidium Alliance winner.
Garden Champion, Albert Irons’ Tassle Fern, also won the Foliage section.
Albert presented, as well, the Sally Irons’ Encouragement Trophy to contributing member Narelle Francis, for 2021. Narelle’s orange beauty Rose to the occasion as Champion Cut Flower.
Champion Floral Art to include an orchid, winners John & Kathy Bruce.