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  • HRIA Conference 2020

    The Conference will be based in Warragul which is situated in West Gippsland Victoria, just over 100 kilometres south-east of Melbourne. The ideal soil and good rainfall makes it an ideal place for very impressive large gardens including many heritage roses. There is an excellent train service...

  • Journal deadlines for 2020


    We regret to see that Thomas for Roses lost trees, part of their display garden and some of their growing area in the December 20th bushfire. As far as can be assessed from the road, the house and office are still standing.

  • World Rose Convention

    The 19th WFRS World Rose Convention will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre from 21 – 28 October, 2021. It will be hosted by the National Rose Society of Australia with the support of its five State Rose Societies, the Government of South Australia and the Adelaide Convention Bureau. The...

  • Ruston Roses access

    Ruston Roses at Renmark is under new ownership and is open to the public. HRIA members who need to collect budwood or cuttings for backup gardens are required to liaise first with Pat Toolan to gain access permission and for insurance reasons; if planting layouts are...


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