Brisbane Modern Quilt Guild



The primary event coordinated by the BrisbaneMQG are our monthly Sew Days.

We meet on the third Sunday of the month at The Hub, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney

Members and visitors are encouraged to bring along their current project and sew with us.  The Hub is fully air-conditioned and powered, however, we suggest that if participants bring their sewing machine, they also bring an extension cord and power board.

We also encourage members to bring along any recent finishes to share with the guild.  We love to see what each other is working on and to enthuse over each other’s triumphs.

Upcoming Events


December SewDay Event

November SewDay event

October SewDay Event


During the year BrisMQG will be running a number of extra events. Our members will be given priority access to these events, but if these spaces are open within the given registration time frame these spaces will be offered to non-members. 

Sherri Lynn Wood Visits Brisbane Modern Quilt Guild

We are so excited to announce Brisbane MQG will be hosting Sherri Lynn Woods for a weekend of workshops and a lecture.

For more information please contact

Places strictly limited for the workshop.

 2017 – Winter Retreat

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Members will be heading up to Highfields Toowoomba to get our Sew On.  Spaces for this event have all been filled at this time.

Past Events

2016 – Winter Retreat

BrisMQG Winter Retreat

Members will be heading up to Esk to get our Sew On.  Spaces for this event have all been filled at this time.

2015 Retreat 

Members headed up to the beautiful QCCC Mt Tambourine for an extra long weekend of sewing and frivolity. With sewing until the wee small hours, and then half the group back up at sunrise to sew some more, the machines had about 2 hours of peace each night.  A fantastic event, which was enjoyed by all and will be repeated.

Weekender Workshop – May, June and July 2015

Weekender Bag - Bec W

Weekender Bag – Bec W


Several of our members lead us through making Weekender Bags.  This pattern is designed by Amy Butler. Special thanks to Jenny W for being a brilliant teacher.


Stitches and Craft Show- March 2015

Brisbane MQG stand - 2015 Stitches and Craft Fair

Several of our members provided quilts to be shown at the recent Stitches and Craft Show, held in Brisbane.

Members enjoyed sharing our quilts, and had a very positive reaction from the show-goers.

Social Tote Workshop – June 2014

Fee McHugh - Social Tote

Social Tote – Fee Mc

This workshop was run by Lorena Uriarte. She is the President or the Sydney Modern Quilt Guild and Blogs here

The Social Tote pattern designed by Carolyn Friedlander in collaboration with Anna Graham of Noodlehead.

Our first workshop was a complete success. A few of our bloggers have blogged about it.



See the Instagram pics!  #Socialtoteworkshop

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