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NOVEMBER MEETING

OUR NOVEMBER MEETING WAS HELD AT THE HOME OF SCOTT AND KAREN MITCHELL.   THANK YOU FOR SHARING YOUR GARDEN WITH US.  ENJOY THE PHOTOS BELOW.

VISIT TO LEURA GARDENS - THURSDAY 28TH OF SEPTEMBER

Great day enjoyed by all.  Five fabulous garden full of colour and great ideas.

LAST WINTER MEETING

Our last Winter meeting was held on the 6th of August.   Cathy Hale was the guest speaker talking about Bathurst Wholefood Co-operative.  The Co-operative is situated at Shop 5 Macquarie Plaza .The aim of the co-operative is to connect local producers with local consumers and raise awareness about the benefits of eating local and organically produced food.   It is owned and run by the communityfor the local community.

August/September 2017 Newsletter

2ND JULY WINTER MEETING

Our meeting on the 2nd of July was held at the Walshaw Hall.  David Rogers was the guest speaker.  David is the Head Green Keeper at Bathurst Golf Club.   David gave a general outline of the care, maintenance and challenges of delivering a magnificent golf course.

FIRST WINTER MEETING

Our first Winter meeting was held at Walshaw Hall.  Guest speakers for the meeting were Matt Gildon from Country Brewer and Dr James Wickham .  Matt Gildon spoke about all the different kits he sells.   These ranged from cheese making to preserving the fruit we grow.  Dr James Wickham , a lecturer in Human Anatomy and Physiology at CSU.   He spoke about their Coaching for Healthy Aging Trial.

June/July 2017 Newsletter

DAY TRIP TO ORANGE GARDENS 8TH APRIL

It was beautiful weather for our day trip to Orange gardens.   We saw five amazing gardens ranging from small town house gardens to one of six acres.   Thank you very much to the owners for allowing us to visit. ( Rose & Bart Westgeest, Sally Larance, Dulcie & Alan Griffith, Bob & Liz Smith and Di & Russell Turner).  They were stunning!   Thanks you also to Michael and the staff at “Patmos Garden Cafe”  for the delicious lunch and Bill Berry for getting us to and from Orange.

The December 1st Gardeners’ Club Meeting will be the AGM.   Commencing at 12 noon at 87 Morrow Place, Bathurst.   The AGM will be followed by lunch.  The club will be providing cold meats, salads and sweets.   Members will need to bring a chair and mug.   Cold drinks will be provided.   We look forward to seeing you there.