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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Chairs missing- Can you help?

Wanted Alive – the missing six chairs from the Canberra Quilters room. Without their return we don’t have enough to cater for the number of ‘bums for seats’ that some of our meetings attract. If you know the whereabouts of


Membership renewals due 1 Jan

Members are reminded that renewal of membership is due on 1 January. Membership dues rise to $53 per year (1 Jan- 31 Dec) on 1 Jan. You can pay the current rate of $50 if you renew/ join before the


Final Friday drop-in – 19 December

The final Friday drop-in for the year is this Friday 19 December, from 10am until 4pm. If you need some sewing time to get those Christmas presents finished, why not drop-in and use the room. Sew, baste a quilt, have