Southern Cross Quilters is an online quilt group for Australians and New Zealanders and expats of those countries.
Currently hosted at YahooGroups, SCQuilters has existed since 1994 and has about 2200 members.

To join the group, go to and read the instructions. Don't forget to tell us your affiliation with Australia or New Zealand and provide us with your location and postcode.

06 June 2014

Quilt Study Group of Australia Seminar

The 20th Anniversary Seminar for the Quilt Study Group of Australia.

20 years ago the Quilt Study Group of Australia was formed. In that time there have been seven QSGA seminars run in Australia.

To celebrate this anniversary, the next Quilt Study Group of Australia seminar will be held from9.30am to 5pm on Sunday the 6th and Monday the 7th of July 2014 at the Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney.

Seven outstanding quiltmakers and practitioners will speak on Sunday on a wide-variety of topics including keynote speaker Di Ford, who will be talking about 19th Century Inspirations in Quiltmaking.

Margaret Rolfe, founder of the Quilt Study Group of Australia is the guest speaker at the Seminar dinner on Sunday night.

On Monday, quilts will be uncovered as four well-known quiltmakers reveal their collections.

Registration forms are available for download at

Scquilters Note: Michelle Watters is speaking about SCQuilters at this seminar - its history and role in Australian quiltmaking.

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