Butterfly Festival Oct 2006

Past Events

Kate Jones, keen supporter of SOWN

Kate Jones, keen supporter of SOWN

In her maiden speech for the Queensland Parliament newly elected member for Ashgrove, Kate Jones MP, paid tribute to Save Our Waterways Now (SOWN) for the work carried out protecting and restoring habitat along the creeks in the Enoggera catchment. Here she...

Kris Martin, weaving with weeds Workshop

Kris Martin, weaving with weeds Workshop

Kris Martin from Weaving Wizardry, taught 10 participants to weave large baskets out of the dreaded cats claws. The Cats Claw was collected by SOWN members at Riaweena St, The Gap. Weaving with weeds was provided by Brisbane City Council, Active and Healthy...

Indigenous games workshop

Indigenous games workshop

Indigenous games was conducted Kaava Watson from Blackbase. BlackBase is a not-for-profit organisation reintroducing these games, teaching them in Queensland's schools and to Indigenous kids on the streets as part of its role to assist and support...

Rock Climbing workshop

Rock Climbing workshop

Rock Climbing was very popular activity at the Butterfly Festival. Rock Climbing was a activity provided by Brisbane City Council, Active Parks program. This activity was was provided by Active Parks program. Active Parks is a Brisbane City Council program...

Indigenous Arts and Crafts Workshop

Indigenous Arts and Crafts Workshop

Rick Rosser’s indigenous arts and crafts workshop enthralled children and adults. Rick taught a number of crafts from string making to fire making. This activity was was provided by Active Parks program. Active Parks is a Brisbane City Council program that...

Butterfly Garden

Butterfly Garden

Artist Robert Andrews worked with children to create an imagery butterfly garden for the festival. This activity was was provided by Active Parks program. Active Parks is a Brisbane City Council program that provides mostly free activities, from art to...