The Ulladulla and districts Garden Club offers a range of popular and enjoyable activities. The details of forthcoming activities are available at meetings and in the monthly newsletter.
Coffee Mornings held at members’ gardens or other garden venues (commencing at 10am). Members are asked to bring a chair, a mug for tea/coffee and a small plate of goodies to share.
Monthly Wildflower Walks: Guided walks through are held on the first day of each month at 10am through the Wildflower Reserve, Warden Street Ulladulla. The walks are led by two Garden Club Members who are also Trustees of the Wildflower Reserve.
Coach trips are planned regularly both for one day or overnight to locations of interest to members including gardens, nurseries, exhibitions, etc. In recent years trips the Club has organised trips to NSW Coast and inland, Central West and the Blue Mountains, rural Victoria and Tasmania.
Luncheons are held to celebrate the Club’s Birthday in June and Christmas in December.
Zone Friendship Day
Ulladulla and Districts Garden Club is affiliated with The Garden Clubs of Australia Inc. which has a membership of over 500 garden clubs throughout Australia. These clubs are divided into 54 zones. Ulladulla and Districts Garden Club is in the South Coast NSW Zone.
Each year clubs within each zone meet for a Day in Friendship. In September 2013, the Ulladulla and Districts Garden Club hosted the Zone Day in Friendship. The event was educational, visually exciting and included expert presentations from a range of guest speakers. The occasion was a huge success with over 600 people attending.
The Ulladulla and Districts Garden Club organises and Open Garden program on a biannual basis. Eight to 10 local gardens open their gates to the public to raise funds for local charities and causes.
Members are invited to contribute time and culinary expertise to conduct a regular barbecue to raise money to subsidise club functions.
The Garden Clubs of Australia 2017 Biennial Convention
From 5-10 November 2017, the Ulladulla and Districts Garden Club will host the Garden Clubs of Australia 2017 Biennial Convention: Destination Shoalhaven - sun, surf and scent-sations.