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Maleny Garden Club meets in August, first gathering since COVID-19

Maleny Garden Club – Hooray we’re back! It was a meeting with a difference on August 25 when about 80 people (including several visitors) were able to gather for the first time since late February. Our venue – the Maleny Showground Pavilion – allowed us to be “socially distant”, sitting on sanitised chairs and following…

Heritage Camellias planted in Maleny

Maleny Garden Club members are involved in the Camellia Walk project at Settlers Green on Maleny’s outskirts. A working bee was held in March to plant the heritage Camellias. Retiring Councillor Jenny McKay took part in the day, planting three of the rarest Camellias with the help of local Camellia enthusiast Ron Tincknell and Club…

Maleny Garden Club at Australia Day event

Maleny Garden Club was well represented with a stall at the Hinterland Aussie Day expo on January 26. Vice President Marnie Trass and Club Secretary/Membership Officer Marie Hegerty were among those who took part in the event that showcases how volunteers can become involved in their community. Thanks to Kay Eastmure for providing the photo.

Maleny Garden Club gives cheque to Rural Fire Brigade

The Maleny Rural Fire Brigade is one of six community groups benefiting from funds raised by Gardening on the Edge 2019. CLICK HERE  to see the other five recipients. A cheque was presented was presented to Joe Eastmure from the Maleny RFB at the garden club’s November meeting. President Dot Jupp made the presentation, on…