Perth Branch

The Perth Branch meets regularly with guest speakers. The Branch has a number of well-known botanists in their midst and frequently go on interesting excursions which are advertised to members.

The Branch awards a prize to a high achieving student in the Plant Biology School at the University of Western Australia. The Branch manages the Honor Venning Library which is housed at the Society’s head office in Floreat and is open to members.

The Honor Venning Library is open on the first Saturday afternoon each month, and also during the normal open hours of the Society Office, Tues & Thurs 10am – 2pm.

Monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of the month at 8pm at the Subiaco Community Centre. Doors open 7.45pm.  Gold coin donation for entry.


  • The Abrolhos Islands

    Brian Moyle will speak on the Abrolhos Islands. Meetings of the Perth Branch of the Society are held...

    July 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Researching and Writing a Botanic Field Guide

    Jolanda Keeble will speak on her experiences in writing ‘A Field Guide to Hi Vallee Farm.̵...

    August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Speaker: Bronwen Keighery

    Bronwen Keighery will speak on a topic to be announced in the near future.. Meetings of the Perth Br...

    September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Perth Branch Speaker – TBA

    Speaker details to be announced.

    October 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Tim Hammer on Mulla Mulla

    Tim Hammer will ‘Explore the Diversity of Ptilotus’ with a myriad of mulla mullas at the...

    November 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm