Qld: Gold Coast
August 10-September 1
Surfers Paradise: Gold Coast Quilters’ Guild Biennial Quilt Exhibition; The Arts Centre, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Qld. Open 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-5pm Sat-Sun.
More information: www.gcqg.info or call Nancye Tammes on (07) 5564 6367.
Ayr Burdekin Patchwork and Quilters’ Guild Biennial Quilt Show; Burdekin Catholic Parish Hall, 98 Edward Street, Ayr, Qld. Quilt raffle, demonstrations, quilt displays, refreshments available. Open 9am-5pm Thurs-Fri, 9am-8pm Sat, 9am-1pm Sun. Entry is free.
More information: Lynette (07) 4783 1735.
Rosewood Rosewood Craft and Quilters’ Biennial Quilt Show; Rosewood Cultural Centre, Railway Street, Rosewood, Qld. Quilts and handcrafts on display, vendors, members’ craft stall, refreshments available. Proceeds
go to the Ipswich Hospice and Ipswich Legacy. Open 9am-4pm. Entry $5.
More information: Lenore (07) 5467 9279.
Carlingford A Quilting Celebration — Epping Quilters’ 30th Anniversary; Don Moore Community Centre, corner North Rocks Road and Farnell Avenue, Carlingford, NSW. Display of members’ quilts, quality handmade goods and merchants’ stalls, refreshments. Supporting Ovarian Cancer Australia. Open Friday 11am-7pm, Saturday 9am-5pm. Entry $6, $5 for seniors/concession/student cardholders.
More information: Carla Bosch on (02) 8850 1146 or CarlaBosch@bigpond.com.
Thornleigh Kairos Outside Quilt and Tapestry Show; Northridge Vineyard Church, 6 Chilvers Road, Thornleigh, NSW. Quilt and tapestry displays, craft stalls and high tea. Open 10am-4pm. Entry $5. All proceeds go to the work
of Kairos Outside for Women.
More information: Caroline on 0433 653 222, Chris on (02) 9481 9716.
Wangi Wangi Wangi Quilters’ Biennial Quilt Show; Wangi District Workers’
Club, 11 Market Street, Wangi Wangi, NSW. Exhibition of quilts and embroidery. Craft sale table, quilts for sale, traders’ stall, demonstrations and quilt raffle with proceeds going to the Auto Immune Research Centre at John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle. Open 10am-4pm. Entry $6.
More information: Colleen Hawkins on (02) 4392 8783.
August 30-September 1
Coffs Harbour: Craft Alive; Coffs Harbour Showgrounds, 123 Pacific Highway, Coffs Harbour, NSW.
More information: www.craftalive.com.au, or phone (03) 9682 5133.
Williamstown Seabreeze Quilters’ Quilt-In; Williamstown Town Hall,
104 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Vic. The theme is Quilters without Borders — Women Who Teach Women and Change Lives. Guest speakers, traders’ tables, show and tell, raffles and door prizes. Open 10am–4pm.
More information: www.seabreeze quilters.com or contact Kim Reilly
on 0409 382 510 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Malvern Embroiderers’ Guild Victoria annual exhibition, Travellers’ Tales; Embroidery House, 170 Wattletree Road, Malvern, Vic. Showcase of members’ work, using a variety of embroidery techniques. Some items are for sale on the stands; while others can be bought from the special gift shop. Open 10am-4pm.
More information: Call (03) 9509 2222.
Churchill Gumleaf Quilters’ Craft Bonanza; Monash University Auditorium, Northways Road, Churchill, Vic. Craft demonstrations, craft stalls, Devonshire teas and light lunches available. Open 10am-4pm. Entry $2.
More information: Phone Henry Parniak or Jean Baudendistel
on (03) 5122 2955 (business hours), or email email@example.com.
Canberra Canberra Quilters’ Annual Members’ Exhibition; Exhibition Park, corner Flemington Road and Northbourne Avenue/Federal
More information: www.canberraquilters.org.au.