South West Capes Branch 2023

First activity June 2016

Our branch has members in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste Cape to Cape region and extending to Busselton, Capel, Nannup, and even further afield.

Our closest branch to the south is the Albany Branch, and to the north, the metropolitan branches.

Subscribe to our South West Capes e-newsletter  here.

Our library

We have been given several collections, and welcome donations of books.  The library collections are housed in member’s homes.

Flora books are available from the branch’s collection. To borrow a book, please email the branch email address:

We are restricting access to current Wildflower Society members.

Lists of the collections can be found here.


Sunday 19th February 2023
Duggan Pavilion, Cowaramup
2.00pm Doors open 1.30pm
$2 members/$3 visitors at the door. Also book sales.
Talk: Brian Trainer – orchids

Tuesday 21st March 2023
9.00am to 11.00am
All welcome
Woody Weeds Workshop with John Szymanski
Wadandi Track, Margaret River

Sunday 16th April 2023
Duggan Pavilion, Cowaramup
2.00pm Doors open 1.30pm
Talk by Hans Lambers
Dirt-poor soils, pesky parasites and friendly fungi shape plant diversity in south-western Australia
Doors open at 1.30pm for book sales and registration
All welcome – no RSVP
Afternoon tea

Sunday 28th May 2023
Duggan Pavilion, Cowaramup
2.00pm Doors open 1.30pm
Talk by Bernice Barry on her new book, A Lady’s Pen.
‘The botanical letters of Georgiana Molloy’

Weekend Saturday-Sunday 24-25 June 2023
State Conference at Eastern Hills Branch, Glen Forrest
Registration papers in the WSWA May newsletter

Walk in the Minninup Forest
Saturday 16th September 2023 1.00pm – 3.00pm
This will be an RSVP event, preference to WSWA members. Details in the newsletters.

Enquiries for our contact/e-newsletter list:
Richard Clark (Secretary) 0427 385 551