Sewing Retreat


Join us for fabulous weekend away set in the stunning Avon Valley, Toodyay, Western Australia.

Allow yourself to be spoiled by our hosts, enjoy comfy, country-style accommodation, delicious food and make the most of the sewing workroom set up just for us!


2 Day Retreat: Friday 15 November – Sunday 17 November, 2019

3 Day Retreat: Thursday 14 November – Sunday 18 November 2019 (Book the 2 day retreat as well as the “Add extra day” option)

Check in from 2pm Thursday or Friday afternoon, room check out 10am Sunday with use of the sewing workroom until 2pm.


Avalon Homestead, Toodyay, Western Australia (less than 1 hour drive from Midland).

What’s included:

2 or 3 nights nights twin share accommodation – including ensuite bathroom and linen.  If you would like to nominate a room buddy, please enter the information below where indicated.

Continental breakfast, 2-course lunches and 3-course dinner for Friday and Saturday night, plus tea and coffee all day.  For those joining us on Thursday evening, dinner is not included in the price. We will make a booking at the local pub in town and you’re welcome to join us there for dinner.

Private sewing workroom set up just for us.  Including cutting tables, ironing facilities, lightbox for tracing, individual work spaces, and all the facilities we could need.

What to bring:

You will need to bring everything you need for the projects you plan to complete over the weekend.  This includes your sewing machine, and overlocker if you wish.

Please note for safety purposes, you will only be allowed to bring into the workroom what you can fit underneath a standard sized trestle table.  For example, please limit your fabric/supplies to one large plastic tub or small suitcase/bag per person.  You are welcome to bring more but you will need to store it in your room or car.

Our host runs a small shop from the venue with some quilting supplies but otherwise the closest craft shop is in Midland (a 45 minute drive).

Personal effects: Linen and towels are provided so you just need to bring your clothes and toiletries for the weekend.

How much:

Two Day Retreat (Friday 15th – Sunday 17th November): $375.00 per person.

Three Day Retreat (Thursday 14th – Sunday 17th November): $495 per person.

**** Please note the booking system has changed.  If you plan to join us for the 3 day retreat, please book one 2 day retreat PLUS the “Add extra day” option (for $120) which will take your total to $495.00.

There are limited places available (see below for booking terms & conditions).

How to book:

Bookings are now open.  Full registration fees will be required on booking to secure your place either via Paypal or direct bank transfer.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email or message via the Contact page.



Booking Terms & Conditions:

1) Full registration fees are required to be paid on booking to secure your place.

2) CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel within the four weeks prior to the retreat (after 17th October 2019) or are unable to attend the retreat for any reason, there will be no refunds or transfers issued.

If you cancel before the 17th October, 2019, there will be a cancellation fee is $100 imposed.  Just to be clear, you will be refunded $275.00 (two day booking) or $395.00 (three day booking) ONLY, prior to 17th October 2019.  IMPORTANT: There will be no exceptions to this so if you are unsure if you can make the retreat and are not happy to pay a $100 cancellation fee if you cancel, please reconsider your booking to avoid disappointment.

3)      Should you choose to pay by direct deposit, note that your place is not secured until full payment is received.  Your invoice is due 7 days from the date of invoice.

Additional information

Available options:

2 DAY RETREAT – Friday 15th – Sunday 17th November, 2019, ADD EXTRA DAY – Thursday 14th November, 2019

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