Quilting Groups

There are over 30 quilting groups around the state that are affiliated with the Tasmanian Quilting Guild. Check out our list to find a passionate group of quilters near where you live, and don’t forget to become a TQG member.

Affiliated Groups
Aberdell Haven Quilters Meet Wednesdays 10-4 and Fridays from 4-10pm, in Acton Park area; limited spaces for machine and hand sewing Contact: Judi Spurr (03) 6248 1100

Beachside Quilters Contact: Pam Watkins, (03) 6265 9159, pj2watkins@bigpond.com

Channel Quilters Meet alternate Tuesdays in members’ homes from 10.30am to 3.00pm Contact: Jan Moore 0428 674 265

Come Quilting Loose Threads Meets each Wednesday morning 9.30am to 12 noon, in the hall under St Francis Xavier Church corner Adelaide & Anglesea Streets, South Hobart. Contact: Shirley Gillam (03) 6223 4835

Kensington Quilters Meet at the church hall Kensington Street, Glenorchy Wednesdays 9.30 – 12 noon and on the last Wednesday on each month 9.30 – 2pm including lunch. Contact Janice (03) 6272 9343

Quilt Inn Meet fortnightly in members’ homes. This a closed group with a waiting list.

Scattered Pieces Meet last Saturday of the month from 12.30 to 4.00pm at Corpus Christie Church, Alma Street, Bellerive. Contact: Lisa Rose (03) 6273 9933

Sommers Bay Quilters Meet on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at 623 Sommers Bay Rd, Murdunna at 1.30pm. Contact: Margaret Pendlebury (03) 6253 5609

Stitching and Beyond Meet on the third Monday of the month at the Adult Education Centre, Hutchins Street, Kingston from 10.00am to late lunch, and on the first Thursday of the month at The Friends School, Argyle Street, North Hobart, from 6.00 to 8.00pm. Contact: Faye Twining (03) 6272 0531

Tasmanian Modern Quilt Guild Meet on 1st Wednesday of month at the New Town Bay Rowing Club from 6-8 pm. Meeting cost $5; Membership $35 + $10 joining fee. Contact: tassiemqg@gmail.com

East Coast
Break O’Day Stitchers Meet every Friday at the St Helens Neighbourhood House Bungalow, St Helens, from 10.00am to 3.00pm. General meetings held on the last Friday of the month 10.00am for about an hour. Contact: Judy Henley 0497 362 357


Burnie Piecemakers Meet on the first and third Monday of the month (except public holidays) at the Baptist Church Hall, 57 Mount Street, Burnie from 10.00 am. Contact: Lynn Hoodless (03) 6431 7596

Town & Country Patchworkers & Quilters Smithton Meet every second Saturday of the month at the Smithton Christian Fellowship Building in Nelson St, Smithton, from 10.30am to 4.00pm. Contact: Lynne Gourley 0476 520 725

The Sewing Sisters Meet every Wednesday at the Youth Centre (Sports Stadium) Cotton Street, Latrobe 10am-3pm. Contact: Karen Parnell 0429 447 357

Wynyard Cottage Patchworker & Quilting Group Meet on the first Monday of the month 11.00 – 3.00 and 2nd & 4th Tuesday evenings from 7.00-10.00pm. Meeting in members’ homes. Contact: Helen Dixon (03) 6442 3181 or Lorraine Hyland 0428 422 305

Devon Patchworkers & Quilters Meet at the Devonport Library, Fenton Street, Devonport each Thursday evening from 7.00 to 9.00 pm. Contact: Alana Bessell 0405 318 904 or Lesley Lyons 0417 871 478

Leven Quilters Meet every Monday at the Catholic Church Hall, Alexandra Rd, Ulverstone from 10.00am to 3.00pm. Contact: Janine Richardson, (03) 6431 6299.

Queenstown Quilting and Craft Meet every Tuesday morning 10am to 12 noon at the Galley Museum in Driffield Street, Queenstown. Contact: Iris Beams (03) 6471 2043

Platypus Patchers Meet every Tuesday morning 10am to 12noon at the Latrobe Recreation Centre, Cotton Street, Latrobe. Contact: Margo Barber (03) 6496 1156

Penguin Village Stitchers Meet every Tuesday 10am to 2pm at the Baptist Church Hall, Ironcliffe Road, Penguin. Contact: Rosemary Barrenger (03) 6442 2169.

Bridport Textile Group Meets Tuesdays weekly at the Bridport Hall, 10-2. Contact: Margie Milne 0438 561 516

Dorset County Quilters Meet on the third Wednesday of each month at the Uniting Church Hall, King Street, Scottsdale from 9.00am to 4.00pm. Contact: Jenny Millwood 0439 258266

In Stitches Quilting Group Meeting times are 7-9:30pm Tuesday and 9am-1:30pm on Wednesdays in Exeter. Books are full but we will put names on a waiting list. Contact: Sue Hodgkinson 0438523825

Launceston Patchworkers & Quilters Meet at the Punchbowl Bible Chapel, 100 Punchbowl Rd, Launceston, every Thursday from 10.00am to 2.00pm and the second Saturday of the month from 11.00am to 4.00pm. Contact: Fran Williams (03) 6331 9498.

Lilydale Moderns Meets the first and third Monday of each month from 10am at Whites Mill Road Lilydale. Contact: Rach Denholm on 0427951498

Tamar Sew-Ciety George Town Contact: Sarah Fraser 0429 333 374 info@patchworksplus.com.au