We hold regular meetings, field trips, workshops and social events. If you're interested in botany, native plants and/or the natural environment and would like to meet enthusiastic, like-minded people, then this could be the society for you!

For a full list of upcoming events, see our diary.

Winner of the BSO Photo Competition Plant Portrait and People's Choice award


Hokitika Haastia - Bright flowers of an otherwise well camouflaged Haastia sinclairii var. sinclairii at Lathrop Saddle, Hokitika. Photographer: Ian Geary

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Our postal address is:
Botanical Society of Otago
P.O. Box 6214
Dunedin North 9059
New Zealand

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