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.

South

  • 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
  • Channel Quilters
    Meet alternate Tuesdays in members’ homes from 10.30am to 3.00pm
    Contact: Lauree Brown
  • Claremont Quilters
    Meet every Wednesday from 10-3, at Claremont RSL, 9 Bilton Rd, Claremont. New members welcome.
    Contact: Karren Walker 0409 471 112
  • Come Quilting Loose Threads
    Meet each Wednesday morning 9.30am to 12 noon, in the hall under St Francis Xavier Church Hall, cnr Adelaide & Anglesea Sts, 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 0362729343
  • Quilt Inn
    Meet fortnightly in members’ homes. This a closed group with a waiting list.
  • Quilting Companions
    New Norfolk New Members Welcome
    Contact: Jenny (03) 6261 3795, 0400 166542
  • 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: tassiemqp@gmail.com
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  • Willow Court Quilters 
    Meet every Monday from 10 am—3 pm , at the Patchwork Café 15 George Street, New Norfolk.  New members welcome
    Contact Janine 03 6261 5730, 0417016479

North

  • 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 (03) 6356 0181.
  • George Town Wilted Quilters
    Meet at George Town Yacht Club monthly, first Monday of the month.
    Contact: Carla Coogan (03) 6382 1154.
  • In Stitches quilting group, Sue Hodgkinson, P O  Box 41, Exeter, 7275.  My contact number is 0438523825, the meeting times are 7 – 9.30 Tuesday nights and 9 – 1.30 on Wednesdays and although our books are full at present we are happy to put names on a waiting list.
  • Launceston Patchworkers & Quilters
    Meet at the Punchbowl Bible Chapel, 100 Punchbowl Rd, Launceston, and 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.
  • Meander Valley Quilts
    Meet fortnightly at Elemental Artspace, 3 Emu Bay Rd, Deloraine from 1.30 – 3.30 pm. Bring your current project to work on.
    Contact: Cindy Watkins 0437 057 417
  • Lilydale Moderns
    Meets the first and third Monday of each month from 10am at Whites Mill Road Lilydale.
    Contact: Rach Denholm on 0427951498

North-West

  • 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
  • Smithton Town & Country Patchworkers & Quilters
    Meet every second Saturday of the month at the Smithton Christian Fellowship Building in Nelson St, Smithton, from 10.30am to 4.00pm.
    Contact : Cathy Parsons 0409 522 006
  • Wynyard Cottage Patchworker & Quilting Group
    Meet every 1st and 3rd Monday at The Fabric Parcel shop  11.00 – 3.00 and 2nd  & 4th Tuesday evenings in Members’ homes from 7.00 – 10.00pm.
    Contact enquiries:  Helen Dixon  64 42 3181.
  • Devon Patchworkers & Quilters
    Meet at the Devonport Library, Fenton Street, Devonport each Wednesday from 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm and each Thursday evening from 7.00 to 9.00 pm.
    Contact : Vonda Jeffrey (03) 6424 4632.
  • 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.
  • Material Girls
    Meet every Wednesday at the Supper Rooms of the Memorial Hall, Gilbert St, Latrobe from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
    Contact: Susan Travers 0408 380439
  • 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.

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 : Ann Luttrell – mlutrell2@bigpond.com
  • Which Stitches
    Spring Bay Community and Health Centre, 3 Melbourne Street Triabunna every second Monday night form 7pm – 9pm.
    Phone Sue Khan on 0419288250.
  • Sippers and SewHers
    Meet every Tuesday, from 10 am – 4 pm
    Contact: Caroline Wells (03) 6254 7133