To Provide Excellence & Innovation in the Promotion of the Rose.

The Rose Society of South Australia

Patron: Mrs Lan Le, Government House, South Australia
Vice Patron: The Right Honourable Martin Haese, Lord Mayor Adelaide

The Society aims to encourage, improve, foster and extend the cultivation and appreciation of the Rose. Conducting
meetings, shows, demonstrations and other activities both in Adelaide and throughout the country.
This site contains contacts and information about our meetings, recommended roses for growing in South Australia,
culture notes which give tips on rose growing for the current months and information about other events.


If you have a question about Roses and Rose growing please contact us or come along to our monthly meeting
and ask advice from one of our experienced Rosarians.

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Next Meeting

October Meeting Wednesday, 12th October | 7.45pm

Speakers: Maureen Ross and Maureen Humphries Topic: Recommended Climbing Roses

All meetings of the Rose Society are held at the Burnside City Uniting Church, Portrush Road, Tusmore Ample parking available. Each meeting features ... read more

Upcoming Events

The Allan Campbell Memorial Lecture Series, 2016 Saturday, 26th November Sunday, 27th November


Our Society was very fortunate when in 1960 Dr. Allan Campbell,
although a keen golfer, consciously decided to make rose growing his hobby and became one of our members.
His … more

Spring Rose Show 2016 Saturday, 22nd October Sunday, 23rd October

The Spring Rose Show 2016 is being held at the Burnside Community Centre, corner of Portrush and Greenhill Roads, Tusmore.

Saturday October 22 from 12 noon to 5.00pm

Sunday October 23 from 10.00am to 4.00pm

Official Opening
at … more