We're closed for the Queen's Birthday Public Holiday - Mon Oct 1

Hi folks!

We're closed next Monday, 1st of October, for the Queen's Birthday Public Holiday.

Sep/Oct School Holiday Eco-Art Workshops

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Our School Holiday Eco Art Workshops are LIVE! - Tuesday 25th of September to Thursday 4th of October

Our eco-art workshops for children are back for another school holiday! From Tuesday the 25th of September until Thursday the 4th of October, join us for another adventure through the world of creative reuse, where we’ll get your kids exercising their imaginative eye as we turn industrial discards into young works of art.

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We're closed for the Ekka Show Day Holiday - Wed Aug 15

Hi folks, we're closed for the Ekka Public Holiday this Wednesday. Every other day this week are normal trading hours i.e. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 9am to 5pm.

Worn OUT? 2018 - extended deadline for applications!

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Applications for our Upcycled Wearable Art Exhibition are open now!

***Deadline for expressions of interest has been extended to August 20***

Expressions of interest are invited for our upcoming exhibition, ‘Worn OUT?’. The exhibition will focus on upcycled wearable art and consist of two discrete showcases, Refashion and Cosplay.

Reverse Garbage Queensland fosters creativity in Brisbane’s ‘Zero-Plastic Generation’ of kids and tweens

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Reverse Garbage Queensland’s investment in the next generation of zero-plastic consumers starts by fostering imagination through the creative reuse of today’s industrial discards.

The importance of creative reuse around discarded materials will come to the forefront with Queensland’s ban on plastic bags on the 1st of July.

Book Your Spot at our July School Holiday Eco-Art Workshops!

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Tuesday 3rd of July to Wednesday 11th of July 2018

Tickets to our July School Holiday #EcoArt Workshops are now available

We'll be running 12 workshops from Tue 3rd of July to Wed 11th of July. Our #workshops are targeted at children aged 4 to 12 years old. All children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. All attending parents/carers are free.

Choose from our five themes:

Create a Cuddle Character: Children's Eco-Art Workshop

Create special little cuddle character to call your own. This is a lovely workshop for adults and little ones to do together. We’ll use lots of tactile, preloved fabrics, wadding, vinyls, furs, dots and spots. Choose from stapling, glueing, tying or simple sewing to join the elements together to create your softie.

Suitable for 4 - 12 year olds.

Wed, 2018-07-04 14:00 - 15:30

We're Closed for Anzac Day

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We're closed, Wed April 25th 2018

Hi folks!

We're closed for Anzac Day. If you want to get a hold of us, you can call us on Thursday after 9am on 3891 9744, email us at info@reversegarbageqld.com.au or send a private message to us on FB.

Leathercraft & Fabric Eco Art Workshop - Make Your Own Belt!

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Saturday 26th of May, 2pm - 4pm. Book your tickets now! ... Restyle your preloved fabrics and scarves at our Leather & Fabric Upcycle Workshop

Restyle your preloved fabrics and scarves at Reverse Garbage Queensland’s Leather and Fabric Upcycle Workshop. Using soft leather off cuts and fabric pieces, we’ll show you simple leathercraft and embroidery techniques so you can create a bespoke retro waist belt for yourself or a friend.

No previous experience with sewing or leathercraft is necessary.

Easy-Peasy Macrame: Eco-Art Workshop

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Saturday April 28th, 2p - 4pm. Book Your Tickets Now! ... We'll show you the ropes and have you tying knots to create your own simple macrame plant hanger or mobile!