Mark Wilson Self Publishing Workshop-Step by Step

Saturday 28th May 2022

1pm – 3pm



Cost: $70 via Trybooking


Geoff Maddern & Mark Wilson Present a Workshop for Amateur & Professional Writers.

Discover everything you need to know about self-publishing your own book in traditional book format &/or digitally online and the costs involved. Includes novels, information books, family histories, booklets, novelettes & kid’s picture books. Includes editing, formatting your manuscript online, ordering and checking proofs and producing and up-loading a cover. Also, bring your own questions to be answered.

Blacksmithing at Dromkeen with Rob Nansen

Saturday 4th June 2022

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM



Cost: $140
Health Care Card Holders: $120.
Card must be presented.


Come and join blacksmith Rob Nansen under the gum trees at Dromkeen on Saturday, June 4th from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm, for a fabulous beginner’s blacksmith class. Make your very own fire poker. All safety equipment and materials provided. Suitable for upper primary through to adult. Enjoy a freshly baked morning tea as well.

'Little Matilda`` Storytime with Author Caz Goodwin & Illustrator Shaney Hyde

Saturday 4th June 2022 

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM



Come join Caz Goodwin and Shaney Hyde for “Little Matilda” Storytime. Meet the giant-sized ‘little Matilda’ as well.

‘Little Matilda is lonely and eager to find a friend. She approaches several potential playmates, but no one wants to play with her. Will Matilda be alone forever? Join Little Matilda as she learns to believe in herself and holds on to her dream of making a friend. This affirming and uplifting tale deals with the complex emotions of rejection and loneliness. It provides opportunities to discuss social skills, resilience and overcoming challenges in a fun and accessible way.’

Suitable for 3-6-year-olds but all ages welcome to meet Caz, Shaney and big ‘Little Matilda’.
Books will be available for purchase on the day and you can have Caz & Shaney sign your copy for you.

Storytime For Children

1st Saturday of Every Month

2:00 PM to  3 PM.


Storytime for children on the 1st Saturday of every month from 2 – 3 pm.

Enjoy an hour of storytime fun with activities. Parents are welcome to browse the gallery and visit the Dromkeen Tearoom.