Doncaster Garden Club
Leeds St & Doncaster Rd
Doncaster East VIC 3109
Second Wednesday of every month except for January. Everyone welcome. Parking is available at the rear off Leeds Street.
2023 speakers and topics
08 Nov: Yarra Valley Water on recycled water.
11 Oct: Seila Hierk on bees in the garden.
12 Sep: Julie Kos, from Kossies Free Range Egg Farm, on smoked eggs.
09 Aug: Joseph Stanley on orchids.
12 Jul: John Hassal on vertical gardening.
14 Jun: James Wall on the life and times as a nursery man.
10 May: Terry Nisbet on irises.
12 Apr: Seila Hierk on Asian winter vegetables.
08 Mar: Penny Woodward on knowing, growing and curing garlic.
08 Feb: Silkie roses.
2022 speakers and topics
09 Nov: Dan from Seeds of Plenty on minature tomatoes.
12 Oct: Seila Hierk of Childplay Permaculture on Asian summer vegetables.
14 Sep: Felicity Gordon on Queensland Fruit Fly.
08 Jun: Pete the Permie, aka Peter Allen, will be selling dwarf fruit trees.
11 May: Helen Lovel from Neutrog, a fertiliser company.
13 Apr: Nigel Philpot on the Doncaster Hill Community Garden and Felicity Gordon on Queensland fruit fly traps.
09 Feb: Guy Palmer on local food activities around Manningham.
2021 speakers and topics
14 Apr: Angelo Eliades on sustainable gardening and permaculture.
12 May: Robin Gale-Baker on growing vegetables.
2019 speakers and topics
13 Feb: Dwight King on dahlias.
13 Mar: Mike Dodson from Betta Grower Organic Fertilisers on potting mixes.
10 Apr: Seila Hierk on how to grow Winter Asian vegetables.
08 May: Paul on French ornamental vegetable gardens.
12 Jun: Jim Poulter on traditional Aboriginal use in Manningham.
10 Jul: Brendan Curtis on Japanese gardens.
14 Aug: Jainie on Neutrog’s ‘Who Flung Dung’.
11 Sep: Steve Morris on circular food.
09 Oct: Janine Kay on pelargoniums and geraniums.
13 Nov: Karen Sutherland on Edible Eden Design’s tomatoes.
11 Dec: Christmas party and supper.
Benefits of joining Doncaster Garden Club:
- Eleven monthly newsletters per year.
- Speakers each monthly meeting.
- Discounts on selected products (e.g. wholesale at Ryset Industries).
- Club trading table.
- Part of a friendly and informative club.