Country Lifestyle program – Thursday, September 22
9.30am: Prostrate cancer awareness
9.40am: Jamberry nails with Rebecca Clarke
9.45am: Vision Australia – tips and tricks for country eyes.
10am: Cooking demonstration on making apple cakes with Lyn Jacobsen
10.40am: Talk and demonstration using Bernina sewing machines with Cathy Sofarnos and Cathy Upton.
11am: Vintage fashion parade from 1976 plus fashions from Country Lifestyle clientele.
11.35am: Fostering in an ever-changing world.
11.45am: Show and tell talk about organic cotton baby bedding designs, fabrics and products with Mary from Luska’s Lullabies.
12.05pm: Lavender – the wonders and benefits of this amazing herb with Annemarie Manders.
12.25pm: Organ donation – the importance of being registered.
12.30pm: Circus star Marcela Scheuner performs
12.35pm: The ex-Today Show weatherman turned author, Monte Dwyer, talks about how to self-publish and not starve.
1pm: Judging of the 2016 HMFD Natural Fibre Fashion Awards with first prize value being $3199 and prize money of $500 each for best accessory, millinery, knitted or crocheted garment plus the encouragement award of a Bernina sewing machine for the best garment designed by a student.
2.15pm: Entertainment with Dreamfields performer Maidie Dawson.
2.45pm: First aid – what would you do if…?
3.15pm: “From Disney to Lego’’ with Adam Murphy from Welly Wonders.