Wirreecoo Garden

About us:

Nowra Group was concepted in November 1980, with the inaugural meeting being held in February 1981. Currently it has an active and enthusiastic group of 51


Our Group enjoys garden visits, propagation workshops, plant identification walks with the occasional trip away, and we participate at the Berry Garden Festival as well as at events at the Jervis Bay Maritime Museum Complex.

Our meeting night is the second Thursday of the month from February through to

November, we have interesting guest speakers on our meeting nights as well as plant table displays of seasonal plants and their flowers, and a lucky door prize.


President  -  Lesley McKinnon       ph  -   4421 3212

Secretary  -  Gwen Smith                 ph  -  4443 3497

Membership Officer  -  Ken Smith 

email -  rapidpulse@bigpond.com

Where do we meet :

Nowra Showground

Committee Room

End Junction Street 

Nowra  at 7.30pm


A Newsletter is published every month from February until November,

which keeps members up to date with the next month’s activities as well

as reports on the interesting walks and activities that have occurred.

Wirreecoo Garden:

This native plant garden was designed and planted by members of our Group.

The garden was destroyed by a major bush fire in 2001 and has since been


The garden had been selected  for the ABC Open Garden Scheme.

The garden is located at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum Complex in Huskisson.












       Australian Plants Society (APS) Nowra Group

         Postal Address    P.O. Box 618

                                         Nowra NSW 2541

               Latest Update May 2016