Welcome to the Sub-Tropical Fruit Club of Qld Inc.
Our club promotes the growing and use of rare, unusual, and common types of fruit trees, bush food, and vegetables. This website contains information about the club, such as how to join, as well as lots of information about many of the plants we promote. Enjoy!

Guest Speaker 9th June - Adrian Holbeck

Will talk on Pests and Diseases. Adrian has taught horticulture at Grovely TAFE and currently teaches permaculture at Northey Street City Farm.

Discussion will be on:

Field Trip – Saturday 7th May 10am to Tallebudgera

Jerry Rogers place, 435 Guineas Creek Road, Tallebudgera. Jerry would like us to give advice on pruning her mature fruit trees. Her daughter Justin now lives on the property and you can now stay there: https://www.airbnb.com.au/rooms/2128133. If you don’t have email and you are planning on attending a field trip, always confirm prior.

Guest Speaker 14th April 2016

Guest Speaker – Jenny Iriondo – Cedar Creek Nursery
latest citrus information + Q&A


Field Trip – Kenilworth Cheese Wine & Food Festival - Easter Sat 26th March

We are co-joining with the Qld Bushfood Association to enjoy a day out in the country. 10:30am and 1:30pm Gourmet cooking demonstrations with chef Peter Wolfe of Cedar Creek Bushfood Farm.  Peter is an excellent demonstrator who will be fusing native bushfood flavours with Asian and European cuisines. Paleo Diet Cooking Demonstrations also on the day - 11:30am + 12:30pm.  Free Entry 7am-4pm at Kenilworth Park and Cheese Factory. Wine & cheese tastings all day. Take your esky.

Annual General Meeting - Thursday 11 February 2016, 7.00pm. Guest Speaker - Shelley Gage

Shelley went to Sri Lanka in September and saw lots of familiar and unfamiliar fruits for sale at the street markets and as part of a meal. She is looking forward to showing you some of these as a slide show and discussing their preparation.


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