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Savvy & Stylish Country Arts Tour

Savvy & Stylish Country Arts Tour

Duration:7 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Lena Torikov has devoted 30 years to educating students in the arts within the secondary system. Graduating from RMIT, encouraged a life time of art making and studio dwelling in Richmond, Flinders Lane and Fitzroy. Lena is a practicing Melbourne conceptual artist working within many mediums and exhibits regularly in group and solo shows in both inner Melbourne and Regional galleries. Devoting…
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What we’ll do

Beat this summer's sizzle and join us on our very special regional art walking tour. See some of Castlemaine's most creative and curious spaces and art galleries with a leisurely stroll through its very charming and quaint town. Stretch your legs, see art, explore studio hidden in the town itself, chat to the artists and take in the site, explore the hidden specialty shops, then sit back and…

What else you should know

Castlemaine is 140km from Melbourne. We will be travelling on a VLINE train. To travel on this tour you must have your own Myki card purchased before our meeting time and place. Ensure you have $35 minimum on this card. Carry all Concession Cards with you.

What I’ll provide

Lunch
Relax and chat over a light lunch with friends. The first drink is on us! This experience may include alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Wear comfortable walking shoes, a hat and umbrella/Ponchos in case of wet weather. Bring a bottle of water to keep yourself hydrated and please arrive at least 10 minutes early to ensure the tour starts on time.

Where you'll be

Explore how a range of gallery spaces support the exhibition and promotion of contemporary art. Meet a range of arts professionals including gallery directors, curators and artists. Visit a publicly funded galleries, a commercial gallery and a practicing studio artist. All tours end for lunch at our favourite local cafe

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests should be prepared to travel at a relaxed pace on a country train journey for 1.5 hours. Toilets are on this train. There is no cafe or sale of snacks and drinks. This is an all day tour. Our tour meets…

What to bring

Wear comfortable walking shoes, a hat and umbrella/Ponchos in case of wet weather. Bring a bottle of water to keep yourself hydrated and please arrive at least 10 minutes early to ensure the tour starts on time.

More tips

Castlemaine is 140km from Melbourne. We will be travelling on a VLINE train. To travel on this tour you must have your own Myki card purchased before our meeting time and place. Ensure you have $35 minimum on this card. Carry all Concession Cards with you.

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Savvy & Stylish Country Arts Tour
New experience
From $156/person
New experience
From $156/person