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Our meetings

The Queensland Herb Society (QHS) meets on the first Tuesday of every month (except January) at 7.30pm. Our meetings are relaxed and informal, are generally 60-90 minutes in duration and often followed by refreshments. Come along and be part of a friendly, social and informative evening.

Address: Albion Peace Hall, 102 McDonald Rd, Windsor, Brisbane 4030.

Visitors and Guests Welcome.

Entry Fee: Members $2 and Guests $3

Next QHS Meeting
Tuesday 5th June

Our Guest Speaker will be Nick Steiner from Mini Farm Project, a community garden set up to help the homeless grow their own food – a wonderfully innovative idea.

Herb of the Month for June will be Vegetable Pepper (Piper sarmentosum) also known as betel leaf and (incorrectly as) betel pepper, and will be presented by Bruce Ham.

Future meetings for 2018

*** Herb Awareness – Sunday 27th May 2018, this year we are having a special Medieval theme! See our “events” page for details.
June – Tuesday 5th: Mini Farm Community Garden and HOM Vegetable Pepper (Piper sarmentosum)
July – Tuesday 3rd: one of our favourite nights – Soup Night! Plus: Alkalising Soup Cooking Demo and HOM Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)
August – Tuesday 7th: Proposed manufacturing workshop with “Foolproof Cough Syrup” and HOM will be Cumin.
September – Tuesday 4th: General Meeting and AGM. Guest Speaker will be Dale from First Food Co talking on Bush Tucker.
October – Tuesday 2nd: QHS member Carmel Harris will speak on basic soil structure, pH and simple amendments to raise or lower pH. HOM will be Mother of all Herbs.
November – Tuesday 6th: Proposed workshop evening~ making herbal Christmas gifts.
December – Tuesday 4th – QHS Christmas Party for members and invited guests only.
2019
January 2019 – no meeting for January
February – Tuesday 5th: Workshop evening.
March – Tuesday 5th: Guest Speaker.

Join our community

Membership

When you become a member of the Queensland Herb Society you receive the many extra benefits as outlined above, such as: only $2 entry fee to meetings, greatly reduced or free bus trips, free access to the QHS library and delivery of our quarterly “Sage” newsletter, plus you get to be part of a like minded group of pretty amazing people!

Membership to the Queensland Herb Society is $25 for city members (with in 75km radius of Brisbane) and there are also options available for people who live outside that area (Country members who are unable to attend meetings) as well as concession and family options.

Download the Membership Form for full payment structure and payment options – cheque/post, electronic or in person (at a meeting).

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