Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Gemfest at Caboolture

Home > Brisbane > Art | Craft | Festivals
by Di Hill (subscribe)
I love writing, taking photos, travelling and enjoying life. I have a BA of Adult and Vocational Teaching and a Master of Arts (Writing). My business card says Writer, Traveller, Camera Addict, and Bamboo Fan
What a Gem Gemfest
Gemfest is an annual event organised by the Caboolture Gem Club, Inc, at the Caboolture Historical Village. This festival celebrates the folk who create jewellery and share ideas about the art of working with gems, and creating jewellery and other items with the gems and silver.

The Gem Club is a busy club within the Village where members come to learn the various aspects of creating with these stones. Classes? The best thing is to become a member of the Club, and then attend their low cost workshops.

Gemfest will be held on Saturday July 11th, at the Village at 280 Beerburrum Road, Caboolture from 9 am to 4 pm. Entry to the Village and Gemfest will be $5 and children under 16 years of age will be free.

There will be raffles, jewellery sales, displays, demonstrations and tailgaters. Children will be able to fossick for stones and there are also other activities to keep the children occupied.

gems, Caboolture Gem Club

If you are interested in lapidary, this is the place to be on July 11th, for it will be a fun filled and educational event. Food and refreshments will be available.

The Club holds regular workshops for members details at their website. Recently at the Caboolture Show, members were extremely successful in the competitions and you can be sure that the Club members will be keen to talk about their success!

For more information or to book a stall, check the website or contact the president, Paul Futcher on 5432 3219.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  12
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Gemfest
When: July 11th
Phone: 5432 3219.
Where: Caboolture Historical Village
Cost: $5
Your Comment
This was a great day. The Kids especially loved it.
by Andrew Gill (score: 2|196) 1469 days ago
More Brisbane articles
Articles from other cities
Foodi Photoh Classie
Gem Fest 2016 (article)
by Di Hill on 31/05/2016
Top Events
Popular Articles