Canberra Quilters Inc.


Canberra Quilters Inc is the oldest patchwork group in Australia. Founded in 1976 by Margaret Rolfe, it began life as ‘The Patchwork Group’. This fledgling group, which met in members’ homes, has grown steadily and now enjoys a membership of several hundred and its own premises at Cook Community Hub.

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Modern Quilt group- 11 February

The Modern Quilt group within Canberra Quilters is having their first meeting of the year this Thursday evening 11 February, in the CQ room at Cook. Here is a message from one of the convenors, Michelle: We are meeting this


ROWmakers 2016- first meeting 10 Feb 2016

The ROWmakers design group is back for 2016, with the first meeting on Wednesday, 10am for a 10.30 start, until noon. The meeting is in the CQ room. This group meets monthly to build a quilt over the year, incorporating


Quilts for Others Working Bee: 9 Feb

The first QFO working bee of the year will be held on Tuesday 9 Feb from 10am until 2.3opm, in the CQ room. QFO makes quilts for various local charities and organisations- over 400 were made and distributed last year.