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Thu 18 May - Sun 21 May

$10 – $15

Contact: 6332 1699
Website: abercrombiehouse.com.au
In April 1972, at the invitation of Mrs Margaret Voerman and Mrs Pamela Martin, Mrs Roma
Field, President and Mrs Vere, Chairman of Sydney Branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild. NSW,
travelled to Bathurst to form the Bathurst Group. Members of the public were invited and as a
result the inaugural meeting, a group of the Embroiderers’ Guild was formed in Bathurst. Mrs
Margaret Voerman remains active and produces impressive Gold Work. Abercrombie House
and the Bathurst Group will exhibit their collections and local members’ work from May 18-21,
2023, open to the public for an entrance fee during regular hours.


Thu 18 May
Sun 21 May
$10 – $15
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Abercrombie House, Bathurst
311 Ophir Rd
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia
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02 6331 4929
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Local government area
Bathurst Region
Textiles, Heritage
Council/ tourism lists or online calendars


The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

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