We welcome you to our activities, information, venue and events!

Please book with Deb for all activities, contact details below.

Moving into March…

2nd - Laughter Yoga @ HIRL - 9.30am
- Sat Quilt & Craft from 10am
4th - Craft & chat 10am-3pm
- Waste or not? What’s in and out of the recycling bin, with Sustainability Officer, SGSC 1.30-2.30pm
5th - Line dancing 9.30 at Masonic Centre
- Holiday planning - what you need to know, when and where you decide to go, 1.30-3pm (3 wks) - gold coin
- Euchre - 7.30pm, supper to share
6th - Quilting quarters from 10am -3pm
7th - Art in a Park - 5.15-6.45pm Botanic gardens (aviary area) and BBQ tea - gold coin. Art supplies available. Last night!
9th - NO laughter Yoga
11th - Labour Day - House and shed closed
12th - Holiday planning 1.30-3pm, 2nd session
13th - Time for Yarn - BYO Yarn project, 7.30
14th - ‘Button up, hang a hem or zip it’- learn how you can repair your clothing by hand or machine. 1.30-3pm, gold coin
- Hackerspace , 7.30pm
16th - Laughter Yoga @ Hirl, 9.30am
19th - Holiday planning last session 1.30-3pm
23rd - MORNING MARKET, 9am-12pm at 19 Sedgewick St, cakes, bakes, plants, books, grocery raffle, cuppa’s etc
25th - Lunch Day
27th - Time for Yarn, 7.30pm
28th - ‘Button up, hang a hem, or zip it’ - learn how you repair your clothing by hand or machine' 1.30-3pm, gold coin.
30th - Free children’s activity at HIRL Farmer & Craft Market, 9-12. (no Laughter Yoga)
31st - Neighbour Day - event for our invited neighbours, 12 - 2.30pm

Community shed - Mon, Tues & Thurs, 10am - 4pm, for woodwork.

Hamilton Walkers Group -
4th - Lake Hamilton Adventure Park
11th - Baptist Church carpark
18th - Apex Park/steam train
25th - Railway Reserve off Balkins Rd.


Phone - 55719780, see our facebook page, email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., call at 19 Sedgewick St (Mon - Thurs, 9.30am-5pm) or post to PO Box 544, Hamilton.

We would love you to come and see what you can do!


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See below for further details of our regular activities.


Regular Activity Details


Art Group, every Wednesday 12 noon at the Guide Hall, Lonsdale St. $3 per person. We have paints, pastels, charcoals and some paper and some canvases but if you want to bring knitting or drawing or any form of art and craft you're working on, feel free. Everyone welcome, cuppa available and it is a small group of relaxed happy people, no teachers, no stress, but advice given if asked for. 


Quilting Quarters 

Enjoy a group setting and quilt at your own pace with your own project.

Wednesday 10.00am - 3.00pm

Cost $3.00 per session, some materials can be purchased


Saturday Quilt 'n' Craft

Wind down at the end of the week with a leisurely quilt and/or craft session. BYO projects and lunch, Beginners welcome. T/C provided.

Dates - 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month from February through to December.

Cost $3 per session


Community Shed

Woodwork equipment and tools available to assist you in making a project item eg. garden seat, bookcase, chopping board etc.

Dates - Every Tuesday 10am - 3.30pm and Thursday from 1pm - 3.30pm.

Venue: Community Shed, behind HCH

Cost $2.50 per session


Euchre Card nights 

Fortnightly on Tuesdays at 7.30pm

Cost $3.00 per person, please bring supper to share


Community Volunteers

Each Tuesday morning between 10am and 12 noon, be involved in a voluntary community service for other community organisations and groups. Morning tea provided


Community Lunch

The Community House usually has a luncheon on the last Monday of each month. A two course meal is available for $5.00 per person.

Bookings are essential


Line dancing

Get your feet tapping and your boots scooting at our weekly line dancing classes.

Tuesday 9.30am - 12 noon except during school holidays.

Beginners and children's classes also offered.

Leader - Linda Rook

Cost - $6 per session

Venue - Masonic Lodge, Lonsdale St.


Aqua Exercise

Enjoy the benefits of light exercise in the comfort of a heated pool. Great for those with arthritis.

Wednesdays 8.00am -9.00am

Leader - Pat Polack

Cost - $4.00 per session

Venue - Mulleraterong Pool, Alexandra Parade


Laughter Yoga


Each Saturday 9.30am

Venue - HIRL, North Boundary Road

Gold coin donation


Check the Spectator Public Notices section each term for upcoming course details.


For more information about courses and bookings, contact the Coordinator, Debra King, phone/fax 5571 9780 from 9.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday

House is closed on Public Holidays.


Community members are welcome to discuss becoming a registered volunteer with Debra.


Please note, classes will not proceed if there are insufficient numbers. Fees will be refunded in full if HCH cancels a course. There will be no refunds after a course has commenced.