Strathalbyn Garden Club


The Club's average attendance  pre COVID-19 at its monthly meetings was 90. This from a total of 150+ financial members. In a town of Strathalbyn's size, these are very pleasing figures indeed!

The initial cost to become a new member of the Strathalbyn Garden Club is currently $20, which comprises $10 for a year’s membership subscription, plus $10 joining fee. Continuing membership is then $10 per year thereafter, due at the Annual General Meeting held every June of each year (the Committee reserves the right to alter any future membership fee at the Annual General Meeting in the interests of the welfare of the Club).

If a member is planning to be absent for a significant time, they are encouraged to pay their subscription for the coming year in advance. This will eliminate the need for them to have to pay the additional joining fee if their membership expires while they are away.

The annual membership subscription is kept at a nominal sum as it is subsidised by a Raffle, a Donation Table, a Sellers’ Table and various other fundraising activities.

Club Program:

2021 Meetings       Speaker/Activity       Topic for Discussion
 January 22nd          Dr. Rob Allison              Water Sensitive Urban design
 February 26th        Jane Brook                      Fleurieu Regional Waste
 March 26th              Christine Graham        Experiences of a Rep in Retail 
 April 23rd                 Glenn Williams               Signifcant Trees and Treenet             May 28th                    Paul Dipuglia                  Neutrog

June 25th                     Steve Walker                 Frogs

July 23rd                      Maurice  Kneen           All things bees (Cancelled)

 August 27th              Lyn Collins                       Ferns

September 10th      Coach Trip                       Pangarinda/Motor Sports                                                                                                           Park/Nurseries

September 24th       Gerg Kirby                      Gardening with Native Grasses

October  5th              100th Anniversary of the Strathalbyn Show

October 9th               Cavalcade of Gardens 

October  22nd          Bloom Competition

November 26th       End of Year Celebrations


​This month's Meeting - Friday 22nd October

​Bloom Competition

  • Venue - Strathalbyn  Neighbourhood Centre,                         
  • 6 Parker Avenue, Strathalbyn
  • Start time - 10am
  • October Newsletter can be downloaded from our News page
  • Masks must be worn at all times except when having morning tea

Please adhere to our Covid-19 plan  

• Social Distancing at all times

• Do Not attend if you are unwell
• Do not attend if you have been in contact with anyone who has travelled or been in contact with anyone who has
tested positive to COVID 19.
• Use hand sanitiser frequently

• Members are encouraged to bring your own mug for morning tea rather than use a single use disposable mug.
• Cough into your elbow not your hand
       • NO HUGGING or SHAKING HANDS—keep your distance.                                                    

• We will be required to sanitise all the surfaces we touch and cleaning products will be supplied.
• A COVID plan is in place and we have nominated COVID Marshals.

 Any questions contact

President Norma Keily 8536 6276, mob. 0416 173 573,