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Braidwood Quilt Event 23 - 25 November 2018!


Dates to remember

Opening - the Honorable Tim Overall, Mayor of Queanbeyan and Palerang Regional Council will officially open the 2018 Quilt Event. All entrants and other interested persons are invited to attend.

When: Friday, Nov 23, commencing at 6pm
Venue: The National Theatre, Wallace St
Cost: $10 per person.

Displays and Competitions - 24th and 25th November

Indoor Competition - There will be a number of categories all with financial prizes and/or encouragement awards
Outdoor Competition – ‘Airing of the Quilts’ will be conducted for 2 days in 2018. NOTE: All quilts will be brought in-doors by 4pm on Saturday and Sunday.

ENTER in the exhibitions or competions and/or come and visit.

Details of

Braidwood Quilt Shop ChallengeDetails of entry conditions and prize

Craft & Fabric Stalls - will be located at St Bede's School Hall, adjacent to the Historic Car Show and the traditional markets at Ryrie Park.


Festival of Braidwood Info and Details - 

Historic Car Show

Photo: Alex Rea

  • Fabric Stalls 
  • In-door Craft Stalls 
  • Out Door Markets 
  • Open Gardens 
  • Garlic Festival 
  • Wedding Dresses through the ages 
  • Vintage Cars
  • Wheatfield Gallery at Mill Pond Farm exhibition “My family and other animals”
  • Art on Farm - BRAG exhibition • and more…….

What do we do?

  • We organise the annual Braidwood Quilt Event and the famous Airing of the Quilts
  • We hold the Braidwood Quilters mid-year Country Luncheon
  • We plan monthly community quilt workshops
  • We get together every Wednesday for sewing, fun and goss
  • Our members support worthy projects
  • We travel quilts to support other quilting organisations
  • We initiate and participate in “fusion events” which cross over into other areas of the arts

Become a Member


If you

  • like friendship and creativity,
  • enjoy the company of like minded people,
  • appreciate support from your peers and happy to support others,
  • would like to learn or further your skills and techniques or
  • would be happy to mentor others,
  • love rich fabrics and love creating timeless quilts,

then Braidwood Quilters is the right group for you.

Become a Member


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Downloads & Links

Membership Application Form (for new members)

Airing of the Quilts

Enter  -  Online
or Download the Form
Entry Label - 

Reserve a market stall - online

Quilt Shop Challenge - info and forms

The Braidwood Quilt Event is sponsored by the Braidwood Community Bank