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October 6th 2022 History of Tea

By September 11, 2022No Comments

Last meeting before our major Herb Conference event on October 8/9

Guest Speaker: June Valentine

Topic: The History of Tea Take a journey through time with our own June Valentine, on the story of one of the most successful useful plants and beverage favorite to millions…….indeed BILLIONS! Humble Tea – camellia sinensis.

PLUS: Herb plants for sale They’re back!  It’s been a long time since you have been able to purchase herbs plants from Clive Larkman’s Renaissance Nursery at HSOV and at incredible prices discounted for our members. (non-members get a pretty good deal too!)

Visitors from other Herb Societies here for the Herb Conference are welcome to attend.

Thursday 6th October 2022 Please be seated 7.15 for 7.30 pm Start

Monthly events are held at:

  • Room MB10 Main Building.
  • Burnley campus of Melbourne University (was Burnley Horticultural College),
  • 500 Yarra Blvd Richmond
  • Enter from the main entrance.
  • Room is open 7.00pm for 7.30pm start
  • Parking inside the grounds is limited so, if possible please park on Yarra Blvd and walk in.
  • Please note latest COVID Update for Melbourne University continues to strongly encourage mask wearing and individuals to remain up to date with their COVID-19 vaccinations but will no longer require evidence of vaccination in order to access campus. See the latest under