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The Australian Orchid Review is Australia’s Largest Orchid Periodical and one of the worlds most respected and popular full-colour orchid journals. It commenced publication in 1936 and has been instrumental in promoting orchids and servicing the Australian orchid community since.

David Banks has been the Editor of the Australian Orchid Review since 1999, becoming its seventh Editor. David was also Editor of The Orchadian (the journal of the Australasian Native Orchid Society) from 1996-2002.

Editors of the Australian Orchid Review (AOR)
G. Hermon Slade        1936-1939
Percy A. Gilbert          1939-1945
William Worth             1945-1949
Percy A. Gilbert          1950-1957
H. James Lawler         1957-1959
G. Hermon Slade         1959-1964
Ronald D. Kerr             1964-1987
David R. Wallace         1988-1998
David P. Banks             1999-

Today, the AOR is an A4 sized glossy full-colour 64 page magazine published bi-monthly featuring the latest in a wide array of exotic and indigenous orchids, both species and hybrids. There are also major show reports, cultural notes, book reviews, show dates, advertisers and a dedicated Cymbidium section each issue, compiled by the Australian Cymbidium Society. 

SUBSCRIPTION RATES (as of August 2009
Destination                     1 Year          2 Years                3 Years
(6 issues)    (12 issues)        (18 issues)

Australia                         A$49.60     A$95.75             A$141.00
NZ Airmail                    NZ$77.00     NZ$152.00        NZ$225.00
International Airmail   US$77.00     US$148.60        US$219.00

For all subscription enquiries (latest rates) and bookshop orders contact:
AOR Publisher
Dalton House Pty Ltd,
P.O. Box 5481
Sydney NSW 2001

Phone: 0402 302539 (Caitlin Hoolahan)
Fax: 02 92214242 

All advertising bookings, rate quotes and enquiries should be directed to:
    Caitlin Hoolahan 0402 302539 Email: 

Articles for consideration and publication should be sent to:
David P. Banks 39 Carole Street Seven Hills NSW 2147 Australia
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Australian Orchid Review