Illawarra Quilters Inc - more than quilting

textile art, embroidery, knitting, crochet, sewing, community assistance . . .

Lockdown Update

Due to the latest Public Health orders as of 6 pm on Saturday 26th June, which advise we are in Lockdown, all Illawarra Quilters gatherings are cancelled until further notice.

The Courthouse administrator and Corrimal Church management have advised that both these venues are closed until at least the 10th July.

This is the link to NSW Government information and includes a list of the Latest Covid-19 Case Locations. Please check it periodically to see if you have been impacted by new cases.

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/latest-news-and-updates

If you are in any doubt at all about your health or possible exposure, please do not attend any Illawarra Quilters Inc. events.

Friendship Day

Dates will be advised after Lockdown

Corrimal Community Church, Augusta Street, East Corrimal

(Please register at iqwednesdayrego@gmail.com)

Sit ‘n’ Sew

Dates will be advised after Lockdown

Corrimal Community Church, Augusta Street, East Corrimal

(Please register at iqsaturdayrego@gmail.com)

Courthouse Quilters

Dates will be advised after Lockdown

Old Courthouse, Belmore Basin (hand sewing only)

(Please register at iqcourthouserego@gmail.com)

Dates to save

Retreat @ Home – Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd July, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Keiraview Uniting Hall, Fisher St. West Wollongong

More information on the Annual Retreat page

Please note, this event has been cancelled due to the current Lockdown. We are hoping that we will be able to reschedule for the next school holidays.

30th annual Children’s Medical Research Institute Quilt Show - Friday 12th to Sunday 14th November 2021

Gerringong Town Hall.

Entry forms and more information: Rhonda Bailey rbailey1@outlook.com

Retreat @The Tops - 4.00 pm Thursday 25th till 3.00 pm Sunday 28th November 2021

The Tops Conference Centre, 51 Bendena Garden, Stanwell Tops

More information on the Annual Retreat page

Other news and notices

*** Rescheduled *** Bus trip to Sydney Craft and Quilt Fair

Wednesday 1st September 2021

See your July 2021 bulletin for information on the group trip.

Australiasian Quilt Convention

Melbourne New Dates - 19th - 22nd August 2021

See your March Quarterly Newsletter for information on the group trip.

Recent Show and Tell Photos

Some of the lovely quilts that have been shared recently at IQ meetings.