Blacksmithing Basics

Toowoomba, Toowoomba Area

Monthly from 24 – 25 February 2018 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$410 to AU$410

Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools with Terry Drennan.

You will make a set of blacksmithing tools including a cold chisel, hot cutter, round punch, oval punch, centre punch and tongs. As well as your tools, you will take away the basic skills of blacksmithing including operating a forge and using the tools and anvil.

Terry Drennan began training as a blacksmith and farrier in Melbourne when he was 21 years old. He has won the Australian champion in blacksmithing and farriery on many occasions. At the same time, Terry never lost the skills and enthusiasm for the other traditional facets of his trade such as making decorative gates and furniture. He has been teaching blacksmithing courses at Cobb+Co Museum for over 15 years.

Age: 16 years and over
Requirements: Please wear closed in boots (or steel capped), long trousers and long sleeves.

Event Dates

This event occurs monthly on the following dates:
24 – 25 February 2018
17 – 18 March 2018
21 – 22 April 2018
19 – 20 May 2018
9 – 10 June 2018
28 – 29 July 2018
25 – 26 August 2018
8 – 9 September 2018
27 – 28 October 2018
17 – 18 November 2018
8 – 9 December 2018

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
All Tickets $410 - $410 AUD410 (inc GST) includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi
  • Paid Wifi

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Shop

Event Venues


Cobb+Co Museum
Address:
27 Lindsay Street
Toowoomba
Queensland, Australia 4350

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

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