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Wildflower Show dates 10th - 23rd September 2017

Welcome to Ravensthorpes Spring Festival 9th - 24th 2017

 

 

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Street Parade and Country Carnival 9th September click here for details

Long Table Gala Lunch 24th September Guest speaker Angus Stewart ( ABC Gardening presenter and our Wildflower Show patron Sabrina Hahn. Bookings are essential - ring the Ravensthorpe Museum (+61 8 9838 1191) or the Hopetoun Community Resource Centre (+61 8 9838 3062 ) 24th Sepember.

Floral Sculptures Award -winning florist Matthew Landers will be training up locals in the design and presentation of three Wildflower Chandeleirs and the floral decking out of 12 mannequins.

4WD WILDFLOWER TAG ALONG ESCORTED TOURS EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: you are invited to register your interest, for further information and bookings :- Email ravensthorpeprogress@gmail.com or ring business hours +61 08 9838 1340 after hours +61 08 9838 1067 Led by tour guides with local knowledge and experience. Saturday 16th with guide John Tucker, Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of September with Nathan McQuoid Payment to be made on the day at assembly point . Registration forms can be obtained from and lodged at the Ravensthorpe Community Resource Centre +61 08 9838 1340The tours are dependant upon sufficient interest being registered. Meeting at 9.30am for 10am departure. Allow 4-5 hours for this relaxing, escorted tour. Cost $20 per adult, $3 for children includes a picnic lunch. click here for details

GUIDED BUSH WALK 17th September click here for details

Garden Question Time and Self Drive to Historic Kukenarup Memorial to hunt Orchids 22nd September

Screening Secrets at Sunrise WAs rarest bird the Western Ground parrot at Hopetoun 6pm 22nd September

Railway Heritage Bushwalk with Sabrina Hahn               23rd Sepember

Billy Cart Race Spence St Ravensthorpe 24th September

Windspray Arts - Spring Collection part of the Southern Art Trail Maitland Street Gallery, Hopetoun

Southern Wilderness Art Louise Lodge - Artist part of the Southern Art Trail Original Pieces on Display 15 Seaview Way, Hopetoun   Contact   Louise Lodge   0427 600 713

Springdale Courtyard Cafe set on the Jerdacuttup River, Hopetoun. Enjoy a morning guided bush orchid tour or in the afternoon between 1.30 and 4.30pm amble along on a self-conducted tour armed with a map provided and enjoy a help yourself coffee and scones for $5.00. The Bush and Herb Pantry is also open offering a delightful selection of handmade products including pickles, oils and other condiments. 6108 9838 3257

Registration Forms for People and Groups interested in having a float in the Street Parade or a market stall are available on our Contacts page click here for details

 

                                                                             

wSill be open during the Wildflower Show. FfWalks in the bush around the cafe and by the Jerdacuttp River, will reveal bountiful wildflowers.

 

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