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Castlemaine Community Lunch starts again

After a break during school term 2 due to lack of availability of the Town Hall, Castlemaine Community Lunch will be back every Tuesday in Term 3.  From Tuesday the 17th of July until Tuesday the 18th of September we will once again be offering wonderful 2 course vegetarian meals at 12:30 pm at the Town Hall.  If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for this ever-popular Community House program, please contact us on:, or talk to one of our staff when you drop in to 65 Templeton St, Castlemaine.

Life Drawing classes available

We are now offering daytime and evening Life Drawing classes in the Continuing Education building, 30 Templeton St Castlemaine.
Using both traditional and experimental drawing techniques and a variety of mediums, each session takes you on a different road of discovery that not only gets you drawing the human figure more confidently but brings forth possibilities for dynamic and exciting drawing.  This course is suitable for all levels of ability.
For more information and bookings click here.

Bookings open for next Permaculture course

Bookings are now open for the next round of enrollments in our ever-popular Permaculture Design course.

The course starts Wednesday the 25th of July and runs until the 21st of November. – Wednesdays – 9.15 – 3.00pm

For more information, and a link to our online booking page click here.

More Art Courses to Come….

More art courses to come later in the year.
If you have an interest in life drawing, life painting, or any other art classes, please contact us to let us know what you would like to do, and when.  We are currently taking Expressions of Interest for more art classes in terms 3 and 4.  You can come into the office in person, call us on 03 5472 4842, or email us at

French Language Courses – Still time to book!

In term 3 of 2018 we are happy to continue to offer 3 levels of French classes; Beginners, French Beginners Level 2, and Intermediate French (see details here).

Cost for all classes: $200/$180 concession for a 10 week course. Beginning Monday the 16th of July.

If you are unsure which course to book into please contact Emma on 0437 172 786.

Art Pathways 2018

Art Pathways is back!!
Art Pathways is a comprehensive year long visual arts program.  Students will explore a range of approaches, techniques and mediums, both traditional and experimental.  The units incorporate art history and theory, contemporary practices, linear perspective, colour theory, design principles and collaborative projects.  Excursions, gallery visits and artist talks are also included in the program.
All of our tutors are experienced teachers and practicing artists.  More information here.

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