Beanie Festival Workshops

12 DAYS OF WORKSHOPS SURROUNDING THE BEANIE FESTIVAL 

This year, Central CRAFT brings you an extensive array of workshops around the Beanie Festival - our workshops now start on Saturday 24th June with an all day workshop til Thursday, then on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and our usual 2 and 3 hour workshops on  and then back to full day workshops from Monday to Wednesday. From beginners to skilled we have you covered!

You can also book for Tjanpi Desert Weavers, Tangentyere Artists workshops below.

Note that all registrations are on-line, however if you want to drop into Central CRAFT to book our volunteers or staff will help you register. 

To register, click on workshop link in the schedule:

Workshop Schedule at Central Craft


Saturday 23rd June, 10am - 4.00pm


Sunday 24th June, 10am - 4.00pm 

Wednesday 27th June, 10.00am - 4.00pm


Thursday 28th June, 10.00am - 4.00pm


Friday 29th June, 8.30am - 11.30am

Friday 29th June, 12.00pm - 3.00pm

Friday 29th June, 3.30pm - 5.30pm


Saturday 30th June, 8.30am - 11.30am

Saturday 30th June, 12.00pm - 3.00pm

Saturday 30th June, 3.30pm - 5.30pm


Sunday 1st July, 8.30am - 11.30am

Sunday 1st July, 12.00pm - 3.00pm

Sunday 1st July, 3.30pm - 5.30pm

Monday 2nd July, 9.30am - 4.00pm

Monday 2nd July, 10.00am - 1.00pm


Tuesday 3rd July, 9.30am - 4.00pm

Wednesday 4th July, 9.30am - 4.00pm 

Workshop Schedule with Tjanpi Desert Weavers 

Saturday 30th June, 10.00am - 12.00pm

Sunday 1st July, 10.00am - 12.00pm

Workshop Schedule at Tangentyere Artists

Saturday 30th June

BF Woven Jewellery Workshop with Leecee Carmichael 10.30am-12.30 Cost: $40 (+material fee $25)

BF String Beaded Art  with Tangentyere Artists 10.15am-12.15 Cost: $40 (+material fee $45)

BF Natural Dyeing with Yarrenyty Arltere Artists 10.45am-12.45 Cost: $40 (+material fee $40)

BF Silk Batik dyeing techniques with Batchelor Institute Textiles Artists 11am-1.00pm 

Cost: $40 (+material fee $60)

  • Beanie Bus will be doing  pickups from outside of Central Craft and taking participants to the location…. Tangentyere studios