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Montsalvat Arts Festival 2018

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Montsalvat Arts Festival is on again Sunday 16 September 2018 between 10am and 4pm. The day promises to be filled with something for young and old, including live music, theatre, open studios and workshops.

The packed program includes workshops for both adults and children on pottery, life drawing, casting and more. Try one out, you might find a new passion.

There will be "Meet the Artist Sessions" at the various exhibitions held throughout the day. The artists will be on hand to answer any questions you have and will be happy to provide you with information regarding their work.

You'll also be able to do a tour of beautiful Montsalvat, which was founded by Justus Jörgensen and is Australia's oldest artists' colony.

The full program and list of activities are available on the website. Please note that pre-booking essential for all activities marked with an asterisk.

Food and drinks will be available at the bar in the Long Galley Courtyard and a variety of food trucks will be onsite with a wide range of options.

It is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance so you can enrol in the workshops.

Tickets can be purchased online here.

Family $35
Adult $14
Concession/Child $10
Children under 5 Free

Montsalvat is set in 12 acres of beautiful gardens and the historic buildings include mud-brick cottages and the impressive Great Hall. This artists' community is a place where art is made and taught in all its forms. Montsalvat is located in Eltham approximately 21 km north-east of Melbourne.
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Why? Fabulous art in a gorgeous setting
When: Sunday 16 September 2018 10am to 4pm
Phone: 03 9439 7712
Where: Montsalvat 7 Hillcrest Avenue Eltham VICTORIA 3095
Cost: Family $35, Adult $14, Concession/Child $10
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