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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 create our own fizzing potion bottles, ancient clay charms and mystical spell books to help conjure confidence, bravery and kindness.  
This activity is open to all children 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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  • 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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