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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Hydroponic Society Open Morning

Hydroponic Gardening Society Open Morning- come and learn how to grow your own food with hydroponics. Sunday 17th of May 2015  10.00 am till noon- morning tea provided Highett Neighborhood Community House 2 Livingston Street, Highett VIC 3190 SPECIAL PRESENTATION WORLD LEADERS IN LIGHTWEIGHT SUSTAINABLE GREEN WALLS The green wall system features a series of […]

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Meeting March 2015

Our March meeting was held at Cliff’s rural property in Deniliquin NSW and the day was greatly enjoyed by all those who attended. We all met up together at the local RSL for dinner on the Saturday night which made it a very pleasant social occasion and a final confirmation of the next days activities. […]

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Meeting February 2015

Approximately 18 members attended the meeting and we heard tales of woe and also success stories of members with their hydroponic installations. Some had some challenges with the heat  or white fly, whilst others fared better. Members always envious of Cill and Gerard’s set up and the produce is fantastic. He seems to have all of his […]

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