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The Great Op Shop Costume Challenge!

Sat 28 August 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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One event on Thu September 9, 2021 at 6:00 pm

One event on Thu September 16, 2021 at 6:00 pm

The Great Op Shop Costume Challenge!

Event by Create More.


Come and be part of this fun costume building challenge and raise funds for SHAC (Shelter Housing Action Cairns).


The concept:


Teams of Two – $30 per team to save your spot at the workshop. Go to op shops and buy costume elements.


Come to one of the 3 dedicated workshops and craft a costume with the assistance of artist Hayley Gillespie and seamstress Sasha Ruski. We provide all fastening, sewing machines, mannequins to help make the process easy! All you have to do is commit to rummaging and getting your brain to think left field! And get your team sponsored by having your friends make tax deductible donations on the website.


*** Please note there are only 6 spaces at these special workshops so pick a time and date and commit!***


  • Saturday Ausgust 28th – 10.00am to midday
  • Thursday September 9th – 6.00pm to 8.00pm
  • Thursday September 16th – 6.00pm to 8.00pm


Book your spot through eventbrite.


Prizes for the Best Costume made at the workshop will be awarded at Tropical Steampunk Main Event on September 18th.


This project was made possible by the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund, which supports the arts in regional and remote Australia.


Sat 28 August 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Tropical Steampunk Studio in Edge Hill
Greenslopes St
Edge Hill, Queensland 4870 Australia
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