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Wheelwrighting Workshop

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From:Saturday 02 May 2020
To:Wednesday 06 May 2020
Time:9:00am - 04:00pm Saturday 02 May 2020
Location:Cobb + Co Museum, 27 Lindsay Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350 Australia
 

On the day

You will assemble a complete twelve spoke wagon wheel from a hand made kit provided by our resident wheelwright Kerry Riehl. You will also personally make one of each item used in the construction including a spoke, felloe and hub. At the end of the five day workshop you will have a completed wheel to take home.

Meet your tutor

Wheelwright Kerry Riehl is a joiner by trade. He has been making and repairing wooden wheels for over 30 years, starting with his grandparents' old carts and drays. Kerry is passionate about passing on the skills of wheelwrighting and is a regular demonstrator at Cobb+Co Museum.

Cobb + Co Museum
27 Lindsay Street
Toowoomba
QLD
4350
Australia
 
Entry charges - Adult$1400.00
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Contact phone 07 4659 4900
Booking informationPrerequisite: Nil
Venue: Cobb+Co Museum, 27 Lindsay Street, Toowoomba
Date: Saturday 2 - Wednesday 6 May 2020
Time: 9am - 4pm (all days)
Cost: $1,400 includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch
(This workshop allows for partial payments - please see terms and conditions below.)
Age: 16 years and over
Requirements: Please wear closed in boots (or steel capped), long trousers and long sleeves
Event websitehttps://cobbandco.qm.qld.gov.au/Events+and+Exhibitions/Events/2020/05/Wheelwrighting+Workshop+May#.XYRCOygzaUk
Contact organisationCobb+Co Museum
Is food and drink available?Yes
Are toilets available?Yes
Is there disabled access?Not applicable
Make a complete 12 spoke wagon wheel in this workshop with wheelwright Kerry Riehl

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