Meeting October- St Erth garden tour

The Garden of St Erth was an interesting destination for a morning trip by our club. Members strolled through the gorgeous and inspirational gardens, stock up on vegetable seedlings and plants, then head to the café for a cuppa with scones. Our President, Brenton welcomed everyone first up in the carpark before we entered the […]

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Meeting September 2015

Our September meeting was hosted by John and Joan, and it was a magnificent Spring morning. Their garden looked amazing, with lots of goodies for everyone such as nutrients, growing media and tomato seedlings. Special thanks goes to Ray who grow over 70 tomato seedlings for the members, they all went to new, appreciative homes. […]

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Meeting August 2015

August was an important meeting for our club with our Annual General Meeting which resulted in a new President. Congratulations Brenton, your energy and enthusiasm will really propel our club forward. It was a busy meeting with seeds and seedlings distributed to members, two guests attending the meeting and general discussions about hydroponic gardening. Hot […]

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Meeting June 2015

Our June meeting was held at the West Melbourne Hydroponic store HYDROPONIC CENTRAL. Members got a chance to see in action: LED and flouro seedling light systems. Grow tents The Opticlimate environment control system Andrew discussed the amazing Membrane Meniscus System which combines ultra high yields with low maintenance. Lots of freebies and samples for […]

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Meeting May 2015

Held at the Highett Neighbourhood Community Centre and with a special guest, Stuart Tyler from Fytogreen to talk about vertical gardens and compact gardening techniques. Fytogreen supplies the latest technology systems for greening the built environment, including design, construct and maintenance services Fytocell (pictured below) is the hydroponic soil-less growing media made in Australia.Fytocell gives […]

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Meeting April 2015 (second part)

June saw us meet in the bayside suburb of Hampton to talk about many aspects of hydroponic gardening. Our members still had many crops maturing nicely even though the days are getting colder and shorter, in particular members reported that they were having bumper crops of capsicums. For those in hot houses they can expect […]

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Meeting April 2015

We met in the bay side suburb of Hampton and the day was cooler than we have experienced recently. 16 members and two guests attended the meeting. We hope they decide to become members. Peter reviewed the trip to Deniliquin, the first meeting held outside of Victoria. All those who attended the meeting enjoyed the […]

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