Wild Orchids of Australasia






Dedicated to the cultivation, conservation, and scientific study of native orchids in the Australasian region. Membership, events, judging, and contact information.  Publisher of

ANOS - Australasian Native Orchid Society

Information, including 35,000 images, on the nearly 3000 species, spanning 134 orchid genera, found on the island.  Habitats, research, culture guides, and more.  Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Orchids of New Guinea

Comprehensive guide to the native orchids of New Zealand.  Includes photos and descriptions of all the species, plus online editions of the NZ Native Orchid Group's journals.

New Zealand Native Orchids

The orchids of South Australia are featured including art, videos, photos, articles, and identification guide information.  Multiple contributors.  South Australia, Australia.


Australian native orchid photos, both terrestrial and epiphyte, are welcome in this group.

Flickr: Australian Native Orchids

Database of Tasmanian native orchid macro images, available for purchase as prints.  Photographed and compiled by Peter Fehre, Malcolm Wells, and Peter Tonelli.  Tasmania, Australia.

Up close

Photos of many of the terrestrial orchids found in New Zealand.

Flickr: New Zealand Native Orchids

Caladenias, Cyaniculas, Diuris, Drakaeas, Prasophyllums, Thelymitras and other native species of Western Australia and South Australia.  Photographs by Pascal Pernot and  E. Delannoy.

Caladenia: Orchids of Southern Australia

Native orchids occurring in Papua New Guinea are featured.  Dendrobium, Coelogyne, Bulbophyllum, Spathoglottis, Dendrochilum, Liparis, Vanda, and other genera are shown.  Photographs by Nicole and Robert Westerveld.

PNG Orchids

Photographs, arranged into genera, of many of the native orchids found in Australia's southwest region.  A printed calendar, featuring orchid photos, is offered.  Western Australia, Australia.

Terrestrial Orchids of South-West Australia

Terrestrial orchids of Victoria, Australia.  Photos and facts.


Membership and activities info for the Victorian, Geelong, and Melbourne Suburbs groups.  ANOS members are dedicated to the cultivation, conservation and scientific study of native orchids in the Australasian region.  Victoria, Australia.

Australasian Native Orchid Society - Victoria

Dendrobium speciosum specialist.  Seedlings and divisions offered.  Native distribution map and pictures.  Gerry Walsh.  Llandilo, New South Wales, Australia.

Rock Lily Man

Images (close-up and at high resolution) of native orchids, sometimes with their insect visitors, found on the island.  Peter Fehre.  Blackmans Bay, Tasmania, Australia.

Flickr: Macro Orchids Tasmania

NZNOG members are from throughout New Zealand and abroad and are united in their strong interest in the native orchids of New Zealand.

New Zealand Native Orchid Group

Image gallery of wild terrestrial orchids found in South-East Australia.  Reiner Richter.  Victoria, Australia.

Orchids of Australia

Dedicated to the cultivation, conservation and scientific study of native orchids in the Australasian region.  Membership, activities, and contact information.  Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

Australasian Native Orchid Society - Geelong

Group of enthusiasts interested in Australia's native orchids and their hybrids. Photo gallery, events, contact, and events information. Bald Hills, Queensland, Australia.

Australasian Native Orchid Society - Kabi Group

Keys, including many photographs, of the orchid species found on the island of Sumatra.  Tun Jang. Rokan Hulu Regency, Riau, Indonesia.

Wild Orchids in Sumatra

Affiliated with the Australasian Council of Native Orchid Societies.  Membership and activity information.  Growing, photographing, propagating and conserving native Australian orchids are some of the group's main projects.

Native Orchid Society of South Australia

Photos and information on the native orchids of Victoria.  Colin and Mischa.  Melton, Victoria, Australia.

Native Orchids of Australia

The WANOSCG aims to promote an interest in, and the conservation of,  Western Australian indigenous orchids.  The site features many photos of local orchids.   Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

WA Native Orchid Study and Conservation Group

Photos of wild orchids occurring in South Australia.  Species list, common names, and flowering seasons.  South Australia, Australia.

Gallery of South Australian Orchids

Promoting the culture and propagation of native orchids and native hybrids, and protecting them in their natural habitat.  Membership and events information.  Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia.

Australian Native Orchid Society - Beenleigh Group