This Website is updated frequently and was last updated on Monday 29th of August, 2016

"Nature bestows her own, richest gifts, And, with lavish hands, she works in shifts ... ~ Gertrude Tooley Buckingham

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Charles Lawn's Sinningia Speciosa and Streptocarpus Hybrids

The Orchid Society of WA recently held their Show and here are a few samples that were on display.

Odontocidium Tiger Crow 'Golden Girl'

Paphiopedilum (Slipper orchid)

Rodriguezia decora

Dendrobium Colonial Surprise x Jesmond Gold

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Message from Open Gardens Australia

Alexandra & District Open Gardens On the weekend of 22nd & 23rd October 2016, up to 10 exceptional town and farm properties will be open.  Chat to our friendly garden owners who throw open their gates to warmly welcome visitors.  Expect to see gorgeous spring blossoms and foliage, exotics and natives, stunning views, manicured petite spaces and expansive domains.  Less than 2 hours from Melbourne in the rolling hills and river valleys of Alexandra.  Catering, plant sales, garden sculptures, classic cars & antique fishing gear on display. All details on our website: www.alexandraopengardens.com.au  Ph: 03 5772 1199
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  • Go to the Member Clubs' Area page to learn how to Create a permanent Email Account for your club. Note all of our emails automatically use Microsoft Outlook.


  • For information & forms for GCA awards, insurance, affiliation and much more - Click on "Member Clubs' Area" page on the main menu (left) & read or download from the list.
  • GCA Job Vacancies:* Note: All applicants must be a member of an affiliated club.
  • The next GCA Committee Meeting is on the 15th August 2016 in Sydney as listed below. 
  • The AGM is to beconvened in 10 October 2016 from 10am on the 4th level, 140 Elizabeth St. Surry Hills, NSW. Send our Secretary Susan Flux an email.
  • Our President George Hoad has a message for all our affiliates. Follow the Link (far left) About Us and then GCA Committee to read George Hoad's message. 
  • Need a flower or garden Judge for competitions? Contact the Judges Registrar
  • Community Garden Clubs (Excepting WA) An offer from Yates. Click here for more.
  •  Zone Coordinators - Contact the Director of Zones.
  • To see a list of zones if your club is in need of a Zone Coordinator for advice on any matter gardening in your area.
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    2016 Photo Competition. Join our exciting 2016 Photo Competition with new category additions. Click Here.

  • 2015 Photo Competion winners. Go to the Menu - GCA Photographic
  • GCA Award Recipients 2015
    Read about Judy Refshauge the 2015 GCA's President's Award Recipient.
  • Looking after orchids
  • The next Convention of The Garden Clubs of Australia will be in 2017 at Ulladulla. The Ulladulla Convention Committee's first meeting is to be held 11 May 2016.
  • GCA AGM Minutes (Oct 2015)