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Last Update 24/09/2020

Our Annual Tuber Sale was held on the weekend (10/NOV/2019), 650 bags of Dahlias, SOLD OUT in 35 minutes and what an event it was, all of our members coming together to put on a great event, next year will be bigger again.

The 2020 Show Circuit Dates have now been listed in our show schedule section or you can click here

The Dahlias were on BRILLIANT display at the Mt Barker Show.

To see the rest of the gallery,


The 2019 State Championships have been run and won for another year!

Congratulations to J & A Menzel for taking out all the majors as below:

Grand Champion: Winkie Volcano

Reserve Grand Champion: Winkie Moorpark

2019 State Championship

2019 Joan Matulick Championship

2019 Champion Incurved Cactus

2019 Champion Fimbriated Cactus

2019 Champion Pompon

2019 Champion Ball

2019 Champion Decorative

Congratulations to P.Tansing for winning the Novice Championship with

an excellent dark-themed display also.

A BIG Congratulations to all members that not only exhibited but also assisted throughout the day.

It was a Magnificent Display of the Dahlia.

To see the complete gallery:


The Dahlias were on BRILLIANT display at the Angaston Show.

To see the rest of the gallery,


The Dahlias are coming along really well despite the extreme heat so far this summer, who said Dahlia's are hard to grow? To find out how,  join the DSSA.

We have uploaded many photos to our Facebook page from several shows this year.

Our Facebook page is now online.


Please click on the image to visit.


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We have updated our DSSA logo.


It embodies our State's colours, the round nature of that perfect bloom and a high quality dahlia raised here in South Australia by the late Gaynor Parker.


This logo will be the face of our society for years to come and expect to see it on social media, exhibitions, publications etc.

Have you ever seen a flower this BIG!! 

Almost 30cm in Diameter.


Join the DSSA to find out how to get them this BIG!!

Click here to join.