Calendar of Events for 2019

Meetings start at 7.30pm followed by a speaker at 8pm followed by supper. Held at the Middleton Community Hall, 25 McDowall Street.

For further information contact Daniela or Stan Sheppard, Events Coordinators, on email

Garden Conversations for 2019 – what we might see.
    • small cottage garden – Spring (September – October)
    • established garden (in some state of disrepair) recently acquired – journey of hard work
    • Boardwalk garden – what can be done starting with a small dam – started in June 2018
    • Wicking garden beds – how & why & more – could be a workshop???
    • Vines and gardens – Trial Bay – negotiating

June / July – Mid Winter Feast / Christmas in July

June: Monday 3rd Meeting @ 7:30PM Guest Speaker (tba)

May: Monday 6th Meeting @ 7:30PM – Guest Speaker TBC Manager Woolmer’s Estate talking roses-

April: Monday 1st Meeting @ 7:30PM – Guest Speaker – Margot from RTBG – Celebration of all things Tomatoes. Members bought 101 varieties of the 200 available so we should have a lot to display and talk about.

March: Monday 4th Meeting @ 7:30PM – Guest Speaker – Marcus Ragus formerly of RTBG speaking about how plants communicate, Gondwana plants
March: Saturday 23rd (am) Government House visit at RTBG and after lunch a guided tour by Marcus Ragus through RTBG Gondwana section. Members to organise car pooling for transport.

February: Monday 4th Meeting @ 7:30PM – review and celebration of Cafe & Hall at Middleton Fair

January: Monday 21st Meeting @ 7:30PM – to organise Cafe and Hall – Middleton Fair

The Middleton Fair – Saturday 2 February – Middleton Community Hall

This event is our major fundraiser for the year and as usual we will be running the cafe serving delicious mixed sandwiches, home-made scones with raspberry jam and cream plus a variety of teas and plunger coffee.

If you would like to help out with serving at table, washing up in the kitchen or arranging our display in the Community Hall please contact Jan Harrison on email