SPRING VIBES IN THE GARDENS: Family Day Out, Maroochy Regional Botanical Gardens

Celebrate a fantastic Father’s Day out at the Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Garden with a free family day of entertainment, workshops, walks, talks, photography exhibition, The Pod Lounge presents The Art Of Storytelling and check out the Sunshine Coast Clayworkers ceramic Ignition exhibition onsite in the Art and Ecology Centre building.

Bring a family picnic and enjoy live music, performances, story-telling, free workshops in nest box building, solitary bee presentations, bush games, kite making, cats claw weaving,...

Celebrate a fantastic Father’s Day out at the Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Garden with a free family day of entertainment, workshops, walks, talks, photography exhibition, The Pod Lounge presents The Art Of Storytelling and check out the Sunshine Coast Clayworkers ceramic Ignition exhibition onsite in the Art and Ecology Centre building.

Bring a family picnic and enjoy live music, performances, story-telling, free workshops in nest box building, solitary bee presentations, bush games, kite making, cats claw weaving, cooking demonstrations and view the finalists of the 2016 Sunshine Coast Environment Photography Awards exhibition in a stunning bushland setting. A great day for all the family. 

Coffee, chai and sweet treats available for purchase.

 

Spring Vibes in the Garden – program

Time

Description

10.30am

2016 Sunshine Coast Environment Photography Awards - Winners Announcements and Exhibition Launch (morning tea by invitation only).

11.00am

Local musical performance by acoustic guitarist/singer Jarrod Murphy

11.20am

MC introduction and free Vevato Kustom Weaving Workshop

11.25am

Welcome to Country with Gubbi Gubbi Bushtucker girl Christine Stuart

11.30am

Indigenous Australian Storytelling with Christine Stuart

11.30am

Nestbox building workshop with Edith-Ann Murray

11. 45am

Kite Making (Bees/Bugs) with Tony Rice      

11.45am

Local and Native bushfoods cooking demonstration and tasting with Peter Wolfe – Cedar Creek Bushfoods (45 mins)

12pm

Local musical performance by acoustic guitarist/singer Jarrod Murphy

12.30pm

Words and Canvas with professional storyteller and artist Denise Dafarra. There will be live storytelling and artistic installation with Denise. "Draw Like There's No-one Judging".

12.45pm

Performance by Laura Mitchell

1pm

Native Bees with Chris Fuller from Kin Kin Native Bees (45 mins)

1.30pm

Kite Making (Bees/Bugs) with Tony Rice      

1.30pm

Kris Martin Woven Communities, Catsclaw weaving workshop/ demonstration (1 hr)

All day

  • 2016 Sunshine Coast Environment Photography Awards Exhibition
  • Kris Martin & Jasmin Matahari ‘Artisean’ Woven Communities Animal Sculptures: Koala, Platypus, Whipbird, Pelican, Turtle
  • Sunshine Coast Clayworkers Exhibition (Arts and Ecology Centre)

 

3pm

Event concludes

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