Cacticon 2024

(earlybird registrations now extended to 19.05.2024)

What is Cacticon?

Cacticon or Succulenticon is a biannual convention, hosted by a different state every 2 years (even years). New Zealand is included in the Australian rotation of hosts. Cacticon is open for financial members of any Cactus and Succulent Society in Australia or New Zealand.

2024 will see The Cactus and Succulent Society of NSW Inc hosting the event.

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Speaker Bio’s

Kelly Griffin

Kelly Griffin

Elisabeth Sarnes

Elisabeth Sarnes

Steve Plath

Steve Plath

Dates: Friday 04th October to Monday 07th October 2024

International Speakers:

  • Kelly Griffin (USA)
  • Steve Plath (USA)
  • Elisabeth Sarnes (Germany)

Australian Speakers:

  • Bec Archer – QLD
  • David Fripp – NSW
  • Bob Hunter -WA
  • Melissa Jackson – VIC

Venue: Rydges Campbelltown

Onsite accommodation: Rydges Campbelltown


  • Friday 04th October (Evening) Registration

  • Saturday 05th October: Guest speaker presentations

  • Sunday 06th October: Garden and Collection Visits

  • Monday 07th October: Guest Speaker presentations