Tools & Techniques Weekend at Sturt School for Wood

Sturt’s biggest annual event has everything for the aspiring or experienced woodworker. The historic Sturt School for Wood will feature displays and sales by Australia’s finest toolmakers and specialist timber suppliers including: HNT Gordon Classic Planes, Colen Clenton, Jim Davey Planes & Sharpening, Japanese Tools, Vesper Tools, Gifkins Dovetail Jig, Carba-tec, Allwood Timber, Southern Highland Woodies Inc. and the Men’s Shed. A daily program of woodwork demonstrations will be conducted by Australia’s leading furniture makers. 

Woodwork Demonstration Schedule

Demonstrations held on the veranda of the Part-time Wood workshop:

Saturday 22 February 2014


  • Darren Oates
  • Laminating


  • Katalin Sallai
  • Hammer veneering


  • Phoebe Everill
  • Steam bending

Sunday 23 February 2014


  • Thirston Morris
  • Wood movement & joint direction


  • Pam Erasmus
  • Preparing for finishing


  • Neil Erasmus
  • Half-blind dovetail joint

Sturt Craft Centre

Cnr Range Road & Waverley Pde, Mittagong NSW 2575.

Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 February 10am – 4pm.
FREE admission & parking. Food & drinks on site.

For more information, contact Sturt Gallery on 02 4860 2083

Thursday 13 February 2014