Boolarra Garden Club – June 2020

Our first outing for the year was a lovely day out at the Springvale Cemetery Botanical gardens. The weather was perfect and the gardens amazing. There was so much to see and so many areas of interest. The Japanese Garden is a recent addition and no expense has been spared as it incorporates art, sculpture…

Boolarra Garden Club. – Dec. 2019

The group has been able to enjoy visiting a number of gardens during spring and fortunately the weather was kind. We have not had to venture far to see some diverse and beautiful gardens. A visit to Koornalla enabled us to wander in two very large gardens on either side of the Traralgon Creek. Beautiful…

Yinnar & district community garden – Dec. 2011

Turning of the sod ceremony Sunday 2nd october attended by 50 plus people. Catheryn Thompson, the Community Garden facilitator was MC for the proceedings and the speeches were pleasant and the breeze was warm. Dr Philip Moors spoke on the work of the Helen Macpherson Trust and their role in assisting communities affected by the 2009 Victorian bushfires….

Garden Club – Dec. 2010

On Tuesday 1st February a group of 15 members set out on a trip to Yarra Junction to visit the Blue Lotus Water Gardens. After a stop in Nerrim South for morning tea and a chat of course, we got back in the bus on a very hot day to arrive at the garden about…

Boolarra and District Garden Group – Dec. 2010

The Boolarra and District garden group was formed in December 2009 with a few like-minded people getting together. We had our first formal meeting in January 2010 with approximately 10 members; our numbers have since grown to 17. We have enjoyed many trips throughout the year including, Raesowna – a local garden, Cloudhill in Olinda,…