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WORKSHOPS

We are still finalising the Workshops that are available for you to take part in at this years’ Botanical Bazaar.  Watch our website and Facebook for announcements.

Numbers are strictly limited at each workshop and bookings have to be made directly with the workshop convener – so make sure you get in early and pre-book via the link in the particular workshop details below. Unless otherwise specified, workshops will be held in the Workshop Shelters – the area at the Northern end of the Kid’s Hub.

**Remember – you must also purchase a Botanical Bazaar festival entry ticket to attend these workshops.

DAY 1 - BOTANICAL BAZAAR LAST YEAR

Saturday 5th August, 2023

TIME WORKSHOP DETAILS COST
10:00 – 14:30 Drop-on Weaving Learn contemporary Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander styles of weaving using natural materials from experienced local First Nations weavers. Booking not necessary – drop in at your leisure. Located in Shelter outside Barn Donation
10:00 – 12:00 Art – Fluid Acrylic Fun with acrylic paint to produce abstract paintings to hang on your walls using the “swipe” and “balloon” techniques. Tutor Lou Stevens. BOOK TICKETS HERE $45
11:00 – 12:30 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:00 – 12:00 Australian Native Floral arrangement Join Flowers by Friends for a demonstration/workshop creating a Floral arrangement using Australian native flowers and foliage. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:30 – 12:30 Sound Healing Meditation Join Lindy from Gypsy Vibes as she connects a device to the plants, capturing and transmuting their energy and vibrations, into audible sound frequencies. While the plants are singing…Lindy will facilitate a beautiful Sound Healing Meditation using crystal singing bowls…BOOK TICKETS HERE $15
12:00 – 14:30 Create your own Bonsai Lilliannah Bonsai Teaches and guides you to create your own Bonsai tree to take home with a step by step guide by Kim. All materials supplied. BOOK TICKETS HERE $89
12:00 – 14:30 Art – Creative Expression Ursula Kelly will teach you new skills to produce a unique creation with botanical theme to take home at the end of the workshop. All materials supplied. BOOK TICKETS HERE $30
14:00 – 15:00 Soil Solutions Join Ian Epic Earth’s workshop to transform your garden’s Soil Fertility & Enjoy Your Garden’s Full Potential. BOOK TICKETS HERE Donation
14:30 – 16:00 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
TIME WORKSHOP DETAILS COST
10:00 – 14:30 Drop-on Weaving Learn contemporary Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander styles of weaving using natural materials from experienced local First Nations weavers. Booking not necessary – drop in at your leisure. Located in Shelter outside Barn Donation
10:00 – 12:00 Art – Fluid Acrylic Fun with acrylic paint to produce abstract paintings to hang on your walls using the “swipe” and “balloon” techniques. Tutor Lou Stevens. BOOK TICKETS HERE $45
11:00 – 12:30 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:00 – 12:00 Australian Native Floral arrangement Join Flowers by Friends for a demonstration/workshop creating a Floral arrangement using Australian native flowers and foliage. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:30 – 12:30 Sound Healing Meditation Join Lindy from Gypsy Vibes as she connects a device to the plants, capturing and transmuting their energy and vibrations, into audible sound frequencies. While the plants are singing…Lindy will facilitate a beautiful Sound Healing Meditation using crystal singing bowls…BOOK TICKETS HERE $15
12:00 – 14:30 Create your own Bonsai Lilliannah Bonsai Teaches and guides you to create your own Bonsai tree to take home with a step by step guide by Kim. All materials supplied. BOOK TICKETS HERE $89
12:00 – 14:30 Art – Creative Expression Ursula Kelly will teach you new skills to produce a unique creation with botanical theme to take home at the end of the workshop. All materials supplied. BOOK TICKETS HERE $30
14:00 – 15:00 Soil Solutions Join Ian Epic Earth’s workshop to transform your garden’s Soil Fertility & Enjoy Your Garden’s Full Potential. BOOK TICKETS HERE Donation
14:30 – 16:00 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35

DAY 2 - BOTANICAL BAZAAR LAST YEAR

Sunday 6th August, 2023

TIME WORKSHOP DETAILS COST
10:00 – 14:30 Drop-on Weaving Learn contemporary Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander styles of weaving using natural materials from experienced local First Nations weavers. Booking not necessary – drop in at your leisure. Located in Shelter outside Barn Donation
10:30 – 11:30 Earth Song – Voice Activation Song circle with Kate Leopold where you will journey with the voice into sound and song with an earthy theme to connect with the land. BOOK TICKETS HERE $15
11:00 – 12:30 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose on Lawn behind Musical Tree. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:00 – 12:00 Australian Native Floral arrangement Join Flowers by Friends for a demonstration/workshop creating a Floral arrangement using Australian native flowers and foliage. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35
11:00 – 12:00 Mending is Trending Learn sustainable fashion with Churchill Fellow Jane Milburn (OAM) to extend the life of your favourite garments. Booking not necessary – drop in at your leisure. Donation
12:00 – 15:30 Beginner’s Embroidery Create Wearable Art with Danielle Davidson from Bloom Blessings by embroidering native plants on your fabric or tote bag. BOOK TICKETS HERE $65
13:45 – 14:45 Agro-ecological Field Observation Randall Breen evaluates how close are Ediblescapes to becoming a demonstrative agro-ecological lighthouse? Lighthouses can radiate agro-ecological transition, diversity, synergy and resiliency. Located at Ediblescapes Garden (meet at Information Booth @ 1.30pm) FREE
13:30 – 14:30 Soil Solutions Join Ian Epic Earth’s workshop to transform your garden’s Soil Fertility & Enjoy Your Garden’s Full Potential. BOOK TICKETS HERE Donation
14:30 – 16:00 Flower Queendom Learn how to make your own everlasting floral crown with Julia Rose on Lawn behind Musical Tree. BOOK TICKETS HERE $35