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"Gardeners are blessed with the kiss of sunshine to host Spring blooming in their home surrounds, community gardens, public parks and grounds, with wildflowers accross the land laying their colours like a beautiful cloak upon the land. " EKB

      SPECIAL NOTICES
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  • There are many events happening in Garden Groups, Clubs, Communities and Societies around Australia September and October. Click on our Diary Dates to see what is on in your part of Australia.
     
  • The 2017 Convention Brochure (5 November to 10 November 2017) is now just a few weeks away. Click on the GCA Convention option on the lower left of the Menu or just Click here.
     
  • Dig In & Celebrate.
  • National Gardening Week, 8-14 October 2017. National Gardening Week offers a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the simple joys of gardening and to highlight the associated environmental, social and health benefits. Whether it be maintaining a few pots on a balcony, a suburban backyard or a large country expanse, the enjoyment, the improved mental and physical wellbeing and the satisfaction gardeners gain from ‘getting their hands dirty’ is universal. Click here for the full Press Release.
  • Click on the GCA Photographic Page to 11th Annual Photographic Competition is closing 6th October 2017. Hurry and put in those beautiful images you have taken. Great prizes.  Here is how to enter!
  • Attention Secretaries - Secretaries of respective of Member Garden Clubs, please download the GCA Schedule for the remainder of 2016 and into 2017. Click here.

                             

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Winter is a time to turn the attention to other developments in our gardens. Your digital camera and capture these changes and their respective beauty and allow you to enter more photos into the GCA's current photo competition. Click on the the GCA Photographic Menu to find the latest details. You can also enter the photos for the Pictorial Calendar.


Photo by Tambourine Mountain GC


Photo by Paul Lucas

Photo by Paul Lucas


Photo of Mt Tambourine GC

Photo by Paul Lucas


Photo by Paul Lucas

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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.

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  • What is your club doing in the National Gardening Week in October 8 - 15? Send an email to us please and we can let others know. Email the GCA Webmaster
     
  • Have a look at our GCA Convention Page to view what is awaits you at Ulladulla NSW  5-10 November 2017.
  • Join us on FACEBOOK for more photos and information about The GCA and Garden Clubs visited by our President George Hoad.    

    What a beautiful presentation of gardens around Australia for the coming year! Don't hesitate order a copy from Bartel through the  Pictorial Calendar 2018  page.
     
  • Our President George Hoad has been invited to visit Western Australia in October 2017. More news to come.
  • The next GCA Committee Meeting is on Thursday 9 November 2017. 
  • Can you please help with volunteer gardening activities in the Sydney area? Easy Care Gardening is calling for volunteers to help with very worthwhile projects. Click here for details.
     
  • The next AGM is set in Ulladulla NSW 5-10 November 2017, a place of Scentsations, sunshine and surf. Click on the GCA Convention Page.
     
  • Insurance Forms are on the Members Club Area page. They are;
    The FAQ form and the Trident Event Proposal form. Click here to go there now!

     
  • 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: Just 14 members have been relected to the GCA Committee. There are still 6 vacancies to fill and quite a few members doing multiple tasks. It is all volunteering and if you are interested please contact the Secretary. All applicants must be a member of an affiliated club.
     
  • 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.
    Click
    Here.


    2017 Photo Competition. Join our exciting 2017 Photo Competition with new category additions. It finishes in two weeks so get your photos in fast. Click Here.
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