No Stone Unturned - Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club Inc. Exhibition & Demonstration

Tue 05 Dec - Mon 22 Jan

Lapidary is the craft of collecting, cutting, and polishing of precious, semi-precious and other eye-catching stones to be displayed or set in jewellery. The Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club are exhibiting their collection and works including minerals, fossils, and cabochons.

A series of demonstrations featuring gem cutting and silver smithing will be taking place over the course of the exhibition, as well as kid's chain-making workshops - all FREE!


Exhibition
Time: 8.30am – 4.00pm weekdays; 8.30am – 1.00pm weekends


Demonstrations
When: Thursday 7th, Sunday 10th, Sunday 17th & Sunday 24 December
Time: 9am – 12 noon

When: Friday 8th, Wednesday 13th, Thursday 14th, Friday 15th & Friday 22nd December
Time: 9am – 3:30pm


Kid’s chain-making workshop
When: Monday 11th and Wednesday 20th December, Thursday 4th January & Monday 8th January 2018
Times: 10am -12pm and 1pm – 3pm (2 sessions)

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre

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