As part of our contribution to the events of the Ipswich Galvanized Festival of Heritage, Cooneana Heritage Centre will open from 6pm to 8pm on Monday 30 August, Tuesday 31 August and Wednesday 1 September.
All of the Cooneana Community groups will be open with some special activities available.
The Spinners, Weavers, Fibre Artisans of Ipswich will hold Introduction to Felting workshops on Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 August in Brighton House from 6.30 to 8.30pm. Cost is $30.00. For booking information contact the Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ipswich Historical Society Blacksmiths will be forging in the darkness each evening - a great photo opportunity so bring your cameras. Queensland Metal Artisans Collective will also be giving Forging Demonstrations on the evenings of Tuesday 31 August and Wednesday 1 September.
The Historical Motorcycle Club will hold a Motorcycle Restoration Tips and Tricks Workshop on Monday evening 30 August, an information session on Motorcycle Racing in Ipswich on Tuesday evening 31 August and a talk on the History of the Historical Motorcycle Club of Queensland Ipswich Area on Wednesday 1 September.
The Ipswich Genealogical Society will be open each evening for those of you who want to find information about Ipswich families - yours or others.
Ipswich Historical Society will open the museum and members will be cooking jacket potatoes outside in the fire pit. Drinks will also be available for purchase.