The second oldest horticultural society in Victoria, this friendly group meets monthly to share information and knowledge. Activities include guest speakers, visits to interesting gardens and nurseries, raffles and more. New members always welcome.
First Tuesday of each month 7.30pm
Enquiries: Gillie 5348 4501
Venue: Uniting Church - John Mitchell Hall, Central Springs Road, Daylesford
Bring along your knitting, craft or crochet project and share skills over
a cuppa. This group is friendly and informal and meets each week at DNC. No need to enrol – just come along. New members welcome.
10.00am – 12.00pm
Gold coin donation
Learn to crochet and read patterns or bring along your work in progress. Materials are provided for beginners including many and varied patterns for all levels of expertise. Come along for inspiration, sharing and company. Crochet is a joint activity between U3A and DNC.
Wednesdays 2.00pm – 3.30pm
Gold coin donation.
Tutor: Peppa Sindar 5348 4952
Everything from A to Z about goats, goat keeping, and goat products. The how, what, and why of ‘A Supermarket from a Goat’: milk, yoghurt, kefir, cheese, soap, cosmetic products, meat, fertiliser, mulch and more. A goat can be an important part of a sustainable life, supporting vegie and fruit growing, egg production and much more. You don’t need to have a goat to join in. Novices and old-timers very welcome. Come and share knowledge, interest, questions, contacts and produce.
First Sunday of each month
Enquiries: Raia Faith 5348 1164
Join this friendly, active group and explore local bushland areas. Walks are generally about three hours
duration, and range from easy to hard. It helps to be reasonably fit and healthy. A program of walks, including level of difficulty, is available from DNC. Bring a drink bottle and wear weather appropriate clothing.
Meet Fridays outside DNC
Enquiries: George Killingback 5348 3280
This relaxed, casual group of people with diverse interests is always looking for new members. Nine books are read and discussed each year.
First Monday of each month 7.30pm
Enquiries: Elli Barnes 5348 5787
Herb & Cottage Gardeners
Join us in a social setting for discussions featuring garden tips and pointers. Regular guest speakers cover a wide range of topics related to the garden. New members are always welcome.
Third Thursday of each month 7.30pm
Enquiries: Marie-Louise Stafford 5348 3087, John Bohn 5348 1214