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Bush Magic


Looking for something fun and local for the kids these school holidays? 

Come and join our magical workshop for children aged 6 to 12 with acclaimed children's book author Penny Harrison. We’ll craft our own potion bottles, amulets, nature wands and spell books, while conjuring self-confidence, kindness and positive friendships.
This activity is open to people aged 6 to 12 years.The Child Parental Consent section of the enrolment form must be completed prior to the first session.

This course is held at our Panton Hill Centre - 18 Bishops Road, Panton Hill


About the Tutor


Penny Harrison is a children's author, book reviewer and lifestyle  journalist. Her latest book is called The Little Coven, which is about spells and friendship and nature.
A professional writer for more than 20 years, she has contributed to a variety of leading magazines, newspapers, guides and books, writing about everything from raising toddlers to raising chickens.
Penny grew up on a farm in central-western NSW and spent her days exploring the bush with her four brothers and sisters.
Nowadays, she lives in a rambling old garden on the edge of the Yarra Valley with her husband, two children and an ever-growing collection of books, plants and pets. 

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Upcoming Workshops

Name Location Date Cost
Bush Magic Panton Hill Thursday 6 July 2023 10am-11am $10.00

Contact us



  • Diamond Creek
  • 119 Cowin Street
  • Diamond Creek 3089

  • Eltham
  • 739 Main Road
  • Eltham 3095

  • Panton Hill
  • 18 Bishops Road
  • Panton Hill 3759

  • Nillumbik Shire Council trading as Living &
  • Learning Nillumbik, Registered Training
  • Organisation No. 3989, ABN 64 487 894 794

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