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Post photo's of your bonsai under-construction for discussion and inspiration.
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Check here for information on exhibitions, workshops, collecting trips etc that are happening in your area.
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A place to promote your bonsai club or school also discussions and information about Australian bonsai nurseries.
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A place to talk about Australian bonsai potters and pottery.
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Bonsai in the Media & History of Australian Bonsai
Seen something in print or on TV? Have a good book to review? Know something others don't? Post here.
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Australian conditions vary from one extreme to another. What do you do and when do you do it?
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Pests and Diseases
We have some unique pests to deal with in Australia. Post your experiences and treatments here for others to learn from.
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Everything about displaying your bonsai.
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Share ideas and photo's of accent plants and moss.
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For lovers of rocks.
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Taking good photo's of your tree's can be challenging. Discuss your ideas and tips here.
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Share pictures and information about Japanese gardens, ponds, water features and Koi in this forum.
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Tree’s that provide us with inspiration.
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Australian bonsai classifieds where you can sell or swap anything bonsai related - For Free. Tree's, pots, seeds, stands, tools etc.
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