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Menai Wildflower Group

Activities

Monthly meetings

From February - May and October - December we hold meetings at 7:00pm on the second Wednesday of each month at the Illawong Rural Fire Station, Old Illawarra Road, Illawong. (See map below)

From June - September the meetings are held on the second Saturday of the month at 1pm.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

Highlights include:

  • Plant sales to members
  • Plant raffles
  • Show table where cuttings brought in by members are identified and discussed.
  • Guest speakers - covering a range of aspects of the environment, natural history, and of course native plants.
  • Self-guided walks around our native garden.

The Native Garden and Nurseries

We undertake propagating at the Tip Nursery, Lucas Heights, every Monday morning.

We teach how to propagate at the micro nursery at the Illawong Rural Fire Station in the afternoon of the 1st Saturday of each month.

We also run working bees to maintain the native garden at the Illawong Rural Fire Station in the morning on the 1st Saturday of each month.

Everyone is welcome to attend and no prior training is required.


Other Activities

We also:

  • Go on regular bushwalks in the Royal National Park, the greater Sydney area, and further afield
  • Participate in annual events such as The Mt Annan Autumn plant sales and the RAS (Royal Easter Show) cutflower exhibition.
  • Assist schools and community groups by supplying plants and expertise with bush regeneration and education programmes.
See our Calendar of Activities here

Map of Illawong Rural Fire Station



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