Category Archives: Events and conferences

This category is all about the Fynbos Community around the world. News, Conferences, Event and more.

Invitation to Bolus herbarium’s 150th anniversary celebration

Invitation to Bolus Herbarium and associated Library’s 150th From its humble beginnings in Graaff-Reinet  in 1865, the Bolus Herbarium, together with its excellent botanical library, today forms a unique teaching and research facility at UCT. With over 350,000 specimens, which … Continue reading

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Its nearly Fynbos Forum time again!

This years Fynbos Forum will be held from the 3rd to 6th August 2015 at the NG Church Hall in Montagu.  The theme of this years forum is Biome Boundaries.   This is a fantastic opportunity for all researchers working in fynbos, scientists, … Continue reading

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Fynbos Identification courses coming up

Wendy Hitchcock’s popular Fynbos Identification courses are back – book now to secure your place and get to know how to identify our wonderful fynbos plants.   For more information see  Fynbos Plant Identification Courses

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Draft program for Fynbos Forum 2014 – Knysna

Dear Fynbos Forum colleagues, Please have a look at the fantastic (draft) programme we have lined up for Fynbos Forum, 2014 in Knysna. Please see attachment. There will be interesting workshops, great plenaries, loads of talks and posters, a disco … Continue reading

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Waverley Hills First Annual Plant Fair

1st ANNUAL INDIGENOUS PLANT FAIR BWI Waverley Hills is planning a unique Fynbos/Indigenous Plant Fair on their property in September. They are providing an opportunity for any local suppliers of fynbos or indigenous plants, suppliers of garden equipment and garden craft to showcase their products … Continue reading

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Fynbos Identification course at Kirstenbosch

Wendy Hitchcock will be organising another of her excellent Intoduction to Fynbos identification courses from the 30 June -4 July 2014 at the Gold Fields Centre Kirstenbosch. The cost per participant is R2000. For more information contact Wendy Hitchcock at Hitchcock@mweb.co.za  

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Fynbos Forum 2014

Draft Registration form Fynbos Forum 2014 -v2  First Announcement Fynbos Forum 2014 -v2 Dear Fynbos Forum member, Please note that the deadline for the submission of abstracts for the 2014 forum in Knysna was 4th June.   If you wish … Continue reading

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Fynbos Forum 2014

Draft Registration form Fynbos Forum 2014 -v2 GUIDELINES ABSTRACTS 2014 FORUM Its that time of year again and Fynbos forum 2014 is drawing nearer. This is a great opportunity to pick up some of the latest research findings, interact with … Continue reading

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42nd Annual Symposium on the Management of Invasive Alien Plants – CLOSING DATE 20 MAY

Annual Symposium Registration Form 2014  Annual Symposium Abstract Submission 2014   Dear Colleague, We would like to encourage all interested parties to register for the  Annual  Symposium on the Management of Alien plants.  The event this year will be taking place at … Continue reading

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Fynbos Field Course 2013

Prof Eugene Moll is going to run one of his fantastic fynbos field courses again this year from the 27th May to 1st June. Anyone interested in doing this course should email him on emoll@telkomsa.net as soon as possible and he will … Continue reading

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