Category Archives: Castlemaine and District Garden Club

Posies for Senior’s Week

Thanks to Garden Club members who made beautiful posies and delivered them to folk in Castlemaine Health residential care to celebrate Senior’s Week. Advertisements

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September meeting

Unfortunately the Growing Abundance organisation was unable to provide a speaker for the September meeting.  Garden Club President, Marion Cooke, spoke about the aims of the group, using local food with no waste, and Philip and Judy Hopley talked about … Continue reading

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Annual Garden Club Market – Sunday 5 November

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Talk on roses

Ken Rae from Spring Park Nursery in Eganstown gave a talk on roses at the club’s August meeting.  Members were interested to learn that Ken recommends feeding roses by spraying or dousing the foliage with a liquid fertiliser such as … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting

The AGM will be held on Tuesday 25 July 2017 at Wesley Hill Hall, Duke Street, Castlemaine, 6.00pm for 6.30pm.  Guest speaker: Margaret Winmill.

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January picnic in the Bots

Members enjoyed a picnic in the Castlemaine Botanical Gardens to celebrate the beginning of what is set to be another interesting year with guest speakers and visits to various gardens – see Calendar of Events.      

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End of year function

Garden Club members enjoyed a visit to Skydancers in Harcourt to celebrate the end of another successful and interesting year.  Gary Sobey spoke to us about the wonderful garden he has established at the nursery and described many of the … Continue reading

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