Weaving Circle at Yarrawarra

Sunday 07 July 2024 to Sunday 06 October 2024 (MONTHLY event)

Overview

Learn the ancient craft of weaving in the dappled shade of the trees at Yarrawarra and learn the various traditional weaving techniques of the Gumbaynggirr People. Gumbaynggirr Weaver and Artist,…

Learn the ancient craft of weaving in the dappled shade of the trees at Yarrawarra and learn the various traditional weaving techniques of the Gumbaynggirr People.

Gumbaynggirr Weaver and Artist, Lilly Clegg, teach a different weaving style each month and provide all the fibres and decorations. Attendees are also welcome to bring fibres of their own to use or share. Donations of Bangalow Palm Fronds (the chunky ends) for making water carriers are always a welcome donation.

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

Caters for people who are blind or have vision loss

Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

Have Braille and tactile signage on all information and paths of travel

Have a step free main entrance to the building and/or reception area (includes ramps or slopes with a maximum gradient of 1:14, otherwise are too steep for wheelchairs)

Have a wheelchair/scooter charging station (power point) in an accessible location

Have accessible seating areas in theatrette

Have an accessible public toilet which is unlocked

Have an appropriate area for toileting an assistance dog

Have Exit signs which are visible at a ground level (high level signs are difficult to see in a fire)

Have handrails on all your stairways

Have step free access to restaurant, lounge and bar

Have step free access to the conference or function room

Have step free outdoor pathways (includes picnic areas, barbecues and shelters)

Have wheelchair access to amusements and activities including boats and bush trails (includes tour rides, skyways, trolley cars, flying fox, amusement rides and boating)

Have wheelchair accessible picnic tables (picnic tables require 720mm knee clearance and 800mm maximum height)

Offer a range of contact methods for receiving complaints

Offer multiple options for booking - web, email, phone

Provide assistance with booking arrangements (includes providing clear itineraries with written instructions on what to do at various destinations)

Provide information in large print

Use easy read fonts in your signage and communication materials (Helvetica and Arial)