Walgett Bulldust to Bitumen Festival 2017

Celebrating all things Walgett !

Saturday 5th – Saturday 12th August

Program of events >

Saturday 5th >

Thermomix Cooking Class and Luncheon | 10:30-1:30 | Walgett CWA Rooms in Pitt St | $10pp | 02 6828 1399 to book | Participants must be 18+

The Walgett Quilters present A Foundation Piecing Workshop by renowned Sydney tutor Marie Corney | 10 – 4 | RSL auditorium |$10pp | Bookings by 21.7.17 – 6828 1454 | Includes workshop kit, morning tea and lunch | BYO sewing machine

Sunday 6th >

The Walgett Quilters present A Foundation Piecing Workshop by renowned Sydney tutor Marie Corney * extra tutoring if required* | 10 – 4 | RSL auditorium | Includes morning tea | BYO sewing machine

Photography Workshop for beginners with Sarah Dugan | 10 – 4 | Walgett Library | $10pp | 6828 3103 to book | BYO camera and packed lunch

Monday 7th >

Fondant Flower Making Workshop | 10 – 5 | Walgett TAFE | $10pp | 6828 1399 to book

Walgett Community College Ag Plot Tour | 1 – 3 | Community College | Homegrown lunch provided, and extra produce will be for sale | 0432 250 760 or 0428 282 739 to book

Tuesday 8th >

Pottery Workshop for adults | 10 – 4 | Walgett Visitor Information Centre | $10pp | 6828 6139 to book | BYO apron, water container, rolling pin, smooth bottomed medium bowl, lunch

Ladies Night – A colour, health, makeup and styling Workshop | 6:30 onwards | The Fox | $10pp | 02 6828 1399 to book | Includes cheese platters on arrival

Indigenous Art Workshop with Frank Wright | Adults 10 – 12 | Children 1 – 3 | Cafe 64 | FREE | 02 6828 1955 | Limited spaces

Thursday 10th >

Stencil + Stitch Workshop with Amanda Colwell – fabric printing and basic embroidery | 10 – 2:30 | Walgett Library | $10pp | 02 6828 3103 to book | Kit provided, BYO apron, notepad, containers with lids, hairdryer, sewing kit, black sharpie, and cash if you wish to purchase extra materials on the day.

Walgett CWA High Tea | From 4:30pm | Walgett CWA Rooms | FREE |

Friday 11th >

Books, Bubs and Toddlers – Storytime | 10 – 11 | Walgett Library | FREE

Move & Groove – Jam Time for Little People | 11 – 12 | Walgett Library | FREE

Wine with Words – Evening with wine, words and song | 6:30pm | 6828 6104 to book | Participants must be 18+

PCYC Dance Party | 6:30 – 8:30pm | PCYC | FREE | Ages 5 – 17

Saturday 12th >

Dinner Under the Stars | 6 – 11pm | Walgett Showground | $20 adults | $10 children | 2 course meal, live band, Variety show | BYO alcohol and chairs | 02 6828 1399 to book

Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th >

Basic sewing workshop | 9:30 – 3:30 both days | $20pp | 02 6828 1399 to book

Week long events >

Waste 2 Art Exhibition | Monday 7th  – Saturday 12th | Announcement of winners Saturday 12th | Walgett Library | For more info contact Cath on 6828 6103

Photography Competition – local characters and landscapes | Entries due Wednesday 2nd August | Entry forms from Cath at the library T: 6828 6103

 

Sponsors & supporters >

Walgett Council, Big Sky Libraries, Walgett Quilters. Walgett RSL, WAMS, Skin & Tonic, Frock On, Getgorius, DPI, Silo & Co, The Fox, St Peter’s Anglican Church, Two Furlongs Wines, CWA