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Ideas for celebrating National Gardening Week October 8-14 2017
Throw a garden party, visit a local park, join a garden club, plant a tree, visit your local nursery or just spend a day relaxing on the lawn – the list of possible activities is endless!
Garden Clubs and community groups - organise an Open Garden Day/Weekend and raise funds for your favourite charity or other worthwhile projects.
Organise a workshop event with a guest speaker or at your regular garden club meeting.
Visit an Open Garden Day or historic property where the garden is a feature.
Organise a picnic in your local park.
Visit one of Australia’s numerous Botanic Gardens.
1. For information on a club or zone, contact the GCA Zone Coordinator.
2. To update club details, contact the GCA Membership Secretary
3. "Not Authorised" means the club has not authorised the GCA to publish contact details.

Note: Only clubs affiliated to the GCA are listed here.

Club Meetings Contact
Belconnen Garden Club (ACT) Inc 2nd Wed 10.30 am 02 6254 0315
Cactus & Succulent Society of the ACT Inc 3rd Sun10.30 am 02 6254 1013
Camellias Australia Inc. Annually 0421 972 287
Canberra City Farm 3rd Sun 2pm 0400 865 535
Canberra Flower Club 2nd Tues 9.30am 02 6248 9156
Canberra (First) Garden Club 1st Tues 10am 02 6286 7260
Canberra (Second) Garden Club 3rd Tues 10am 02 6258 2071 
Canberra (Third) Garden Club 3rd Wed 10am Not Authorised
Canberra Bonsai Society Inc 1st Sat 9.00am Not Authorised
Canberra Geranium & Fuchsia Society Inc 1st Saturday 2.00pm 0417 315 032
Canberra Organic Growers Society Inc 4th Tuesday 7.00pm (except Dec/Jan)  02 6254 3881
Daffodil Association of NSW and ACT Inc Various No Authorised
Floral Art Guild of the ACT Inc 3rd Thursday 7.30pm 0438 982 711
Friends of the Darwin Botanic Gardens Inc Every Thursday 9am & 2nd Sat 9am 08 8981 4375
Friends of the National Arboretum Canberra Inc Contact Secretary 0406 376 711
Friends of Old Parliament House Rose Gardens Inc Contact Secretary email
Gove Community Garden Inc Saturdays 0409 586 078
Horticultural Society Of Canberra 3rd Monday 7.30pm - Council 4th Monday 7.30pm 02 6296 5861
Northern Territory Bromeliad Society Inc Last Sunday 4pm 08 8931 3743
Permaculture Exchange 1st Sunday (Contact Sec) 0400 165 403
Queenbeyan Sustainability Group Inc 2nd Tuesday (Contact Sec) 02 6284 4113
Weston Creek Bonsai Group Inc 4th Sunday 1.30pm Not Authorised
Weston Creek Gardeners' Club Inc 3rd Thursday 1.30pm (May-Sept); Thurs or Sun (Oct-Apr) for garden visits 02 6292 9345