2018 Calendar of Events

February

Table Olives Competition (2nd round) - michelle.wirthensohn@adelaide.edu.au

March

Webinar - Provenance Project for members and interested growers, with Richard Gawel.

April

Horticulture for Olive Growers - Full day, Pruning, Pests & Plant nutrition, with Michael Harbison - olives@nangkita.com.au

“Olive U” A full day of 30 minute classes in the “Olive U” marquee, at Tasting Australia’s Fleurieu Olive Harvest Open Day. Convenor, Kent Hallet - kenth@aussiebroadband.com.au

Bus Tour - processing and pickling plants and farms, with Steve Pantelos - steve@oliveco.com.au

June

Making table olives - with Rosa Matto at WEA - president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au

August

Gawler Show - Olives and olive oil judging panel, Northern area members welcome - president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au

2018 Royal Adelaide Olive Awards - AFord@adelaideshowground.com.au

Olives South Australia 25th Anniversary Dinner & Awards Presentation - AFord@adelaideshowground.com.au

September

Royal Adelaide Show 31/08/2018 to 09/09/2018 - 3x20minute classes daily to 30 patrons each session. OSA growers and volunteers - president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au

Two OSA sales stands at the Royal Show. 20 indvidual selling days available to members only. - steve@oliveco.com.au

Junior Olive Judges - Schools’ teams competition, Kent Hallett - kenth@aussiebroadband.com.au

October

Fleurieu Olive Awards - judging panel - harbison@harbison.com.au

November

National Trust Olive Day - Beaumont House - president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au

Olive Oil Masterclass - Mclaren Vale Harvest Festival, Robin Schliebs - random3@internode.on.net

Tasting olive oils @WEA, with Trudie Michels, president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au

December

Christmas wind up - members & friends bbq - president@olivessouthaustralia.org.au