December 2017 School Holiday Workshops!

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Get crafty with decorations in the lead up to Christmas!
 
Come along to Reverse Garbage QLD these December school holidays where our workshops are set to inspire and entertain children while they learn about sustainability too! With a focus on reusing clean discards, we are getting ready for an environmentally-friendly Christmas.

Sewing Skills Workshop with Boomerang Bags

Hey Boomerang Bags and clothing repair enthusiasts!

Join Reverse Garbage Queensland and Boomerang Bags for an afternoon of sewing skills. This workshop is for people to connect, collaborate, learn valuable skills, and be inspired to reduce, reuse and recycle.

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Sat, 2017-12-09 13:00 - 15:00

Salvaged Stockings! Eco-Art Demonstration

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Get crafty in the lead up to Christmas!

Sewing Skills Workshop with Boomerang Bags

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Hosted by Reverse Garbage QLD

Not J*nk Mail November 2017

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Our monthly list of what's in and what's on at RGQ

Welcome to this massive November edition of Not Junk Mail!

October for us was all about two things; Halloween, where we had plenty of raw materials to create the spookiest costumes and decorations, and our refashion and cosplay exhibition, Worn Out?!?

People's Choice Cosplay Award Winner Announced!

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From Worn Out?!? opening night, with pictures.

As promised, The Upcycled Cosplay Challenge People's Choice Award has been running this past week and the votes are now in!

We firstly wanted to congratulate the five contestants for the high caliber of work that was on display and the ingenuity of using 100% salvaged materials to bring their visions to life.

RGQ's Clothing Repair Cafe with Jane Milburn

Hi Brisbanites,

Join RGQ and Jane Milburn (Textile Beat) as we upskill during National Recycling Week and celebrate Australia's vibrant clothing revival and reuse culture.

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Sat, 2017-11-18 13:00 - 15:00

RGQ's Clothing Repair Cafe with Jane Milburn

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Get crafty in the lead up to National Recycling Week

Closed from 2pm Saturday 28 Oct

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Re-opening from 6pm for Worn Out?!?

Customers, please note that we will be closing early on Saturday, 28 October 2017, at 2pm, to prepare for Worn Out?!?, our open-to-the-public Refashion and Cosplay event. Food will begin from 6pm, and drinks from 6:30pm. Read more about Worn Out?!? here.

Not J*nk Mail October 2017

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Our monthly list of what's in and what's on at RGQ

Hello Creative and Sustainable People!

Welcome to October!

September was yet another massive month for us. We experienced another school holidays, which is always a treat. We ran workshops for children and helped educators stock their classrooms full of materials ready for the next semester.