Become a member

We welcome people interested in growing, planting, identifying, studying, researching, conserving, drawing or photographing Central Queensland Australian native plants.  Native Plants Capricornia (NPC)members come from a wide background, with a range of skills and experiences:  and all are happy to share their knowledge. If you are interested in cultivation, conservation and education associated with native plants, consider becoming a member and meeting like-minded people.  People interested in joining are welcome to come along to a monthly meeting to find out more.

  • Membership fees are due  on the 1st April to 31 March.
  • The 2018-2019  NPC fee was $10; there are student and household discounts available.
  • Becoming a member of Native Plants Capricornia (NPC), also requires membership to Native Plants Queensland, as they are the lead regional body.   Check out the advantages of being a member of Native Plants Queensland by clicking here. 

    Monthly NPC meetings and excursions
  • Generally held on the 4th Friday each month from 7:00 pm for 2 to 2.5 hours
  • Held at the Frenchville State School Activity Centre, Nth Rockhampton
  • Guest speakers
  • Plant displays and discussions
  • Plant identification, habitat and propagation discussions
  • Learning about propagating rare and unusual plants
  • Socialisation over a cuppa
  • Excursions are generally on the 1st Sunday of each month

    Member projects and activities
  • Native plant presentations
  • Gladstone's Annual Ecofest
  • Volunteer with the Rockhampton Regional Council plant nursery propagation project
  • Re-establishing vegetation corridors

    Other resources for members
  • The NPC library contains several books relevant to the local areas.

    Contact us for more information on becoming a member of Native Plants Capricornia and Native Plants Queensland.


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