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LeaF Festival : Primitive Fire Making Workshop

About the Workshop
Did you forget the matches?? This is your chance to learn to make fire from nature’s bounty. Bush Skills experts Andrew Turbill, Tyler Parkes , and Holly Mae will guide you in the spirit of matchless fire making. $10 fee for materials (limited numbers of fire kits available). Brought to you by Centre for Ecological Learning.

Registration Essential
This workshop has booked out in past years so get in early!

About the LeaF Festival
This event is part of the 4th annual Bello LeaF (Learning Festival). TheLeaF Festival is so happy to part of the wonderful Bello Winter Music Festival event once again. LeaF runs from Friday to Sunday of the Bello Winter Music Festival (13-15 July). As festival-goers have come to expect, LeaF workshops cover a rich and exciting array of eco-learning topics, facilitated by passionate local presenters from nine different organisations on behalf of the Bellingen Shire Learning Alliance (BSLA) and the newly established Coffs Coast Regional Science Hub (CCRSH). Find out about other LeaF events at

How much does it cost?
LeaF events generally are part of the festival program, free to ticket holders, and non-ticket holders are welcome to join (space allowing) by donation at the event. However, this workshop is $10 fee for materials (limited numbers of fire kits available). Please register and pay using the form below.

Visit Us
Visit the BSLA/CCRSH Tent in the Market Park to learn more about LeaF events or affiliate groups…and to participate in our Find-the-Koala competition.


Friday 13 July
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Centre for Ecological Learning
LeaF Festival


Bellinger River (meet at Lavenders Bridge car park (North side of river)
Lavenders Bridge car park (north side of the river)
Bellingen, NSW 2454 Australia
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Our Living Coast is a joint project of the Coffs Harbour, Bellingen & Nambucca Councils