Buderim Garden Club

Buderim Garden Club

Club Social Activities

MONTHLY MEETINGS are held with competitions and education being the focus

Commence at 2.00 p.m. on the second Friday of each month, February to November, in the Buderim War Memorial Hall. The meetings focus on education through discussion and interacting with informative guest and member speakers and building a strong community through social interaction.

Meetings include:Guest & Member Speakers covering a wide range of topics of interest to members.

Cut Flower Competition

Competition months are during the meetings from February to October. Bring along your pride and joy to share and maybe win a place!

Entries are placed in classes and restricted to 2 per member in any Class, with a maximum of 10 entries per member in each monthly competition.

Entries must be placed for judging before 1.45 p.m. 
Helpers are on hand to assist members in preparing exhibits, please ask.

Cut Flower Classes

  • Rose -single stem.
  • Single flower (any variety).
  • Multiple flowers (any variety).
  • Container of flowers, (minimum 6 stems 1 variety).
  • Flower from a shrub (other than a native).
  • Flower from a vine (other than a native).
  • One stem of bract (e.g., bougainvillea, poinsettia)
  • Rhizomes and tubers.
  • Orchids.
  • Cut of foliage, leaf or piece.
  • Flower from a native plant, tree or shrub.
  • Camellias, azaleas, bulbs and hibiscus when in season

Click into the monthly photo competition

Competition months are February to September.
  • Entries to be photos taken anywhere in the world, by member competitor.
  • Three entries per member for each monthly competition.
  • Entries will be digital - size of image minimum 1MB. Upload entries by CLICKING HERE by the end of the calendar month i.e January 31st  for February competition.
  • Rules are provided upon request, displayed on the noticeboard and on the website under the PHOTOS heading,
  • Points are awarded: 3 for First, 2 for Second, 1 for Third. Judges’ decision is final.

Submit your fab photo entry each month for a chance to win a place and trophy.

Highest aggregate points will be awarded the Buderim Garden Club Perpetual Photography Trophy, at the AGM, with a photo frame presented to second.

Garden Workshops

Hands-on gardening is enjoyed informally in members’ gardens, sharing local knowledge, experience, plant cuttings and a cuppa.

Workshops are announced at monthly meetings with a reminder sent via email.

Get Outta Here!

Day coach tours are organised through the year to special gardens, garden events and places of interest. 

Details are announced at monthly meetings and are published in the Newsletter and on the Website