November 8, 2020 Field Day

Venue: Petah Tikhva (Gate of Hope) 564 Blackall Range, West Woombye, Qld. 


9.30 am  Greeting and Introduction

9.40    Welcome to country

9.50   Morning tea

10.20.  Plant walks, break into 2 groups

Group 1A. Food forest walk – Warwick Grace

Group 2A. Medicinal plant and botanical awareness walk – Andrew Pengelly

11.30. Distillation of lemon-scented ironbark Pt. 1– Andrew and Warwick

12.30 – 1.30 Lunch

1.30 Break in 2 groups

Group 1B. Learning about lichens – Kathleen Bennett

Group 2B. Spiritual plant walk – to be confirmed

2.00  Reverse groups, as above

2.30 Plant walks (1A, 2A) Reverse groups from morning walk – Warwick and Andrew

3.40 Afternoon tea

4.00 Distillation part 2. Separation of essential oil and hydrosol. Andrew

4.40 Ceremonial Tree planting – everyone

5.30 close

Camping option

Attendees are welcome to camp over on Sunday night. Tents will be set up, bring your own bedding.

Wash stations will be set up, bring your own toiletries, dishtowels, plates and eating utensils.

A longer bush walk around the property will be organised on the Monday morning for those who would like to participate.


Full cost includes all workshops, lunch, morning and afternoon teas

$100 pp. (IPHA Members $80)

For those camping over Sunday night

                Camping fee $20 per person.

Dinner $20 per person

Breakfast option $10 per person

All meals to be vegetarian with gluten-free options

Refund policy

In the event the field day is cancelled due to a change in the State Government’s Covid-19 policies, or for any other reason, registration payments will be refunded in full.

Covid-19 safety

This field day is being held according to the Covid Safe Event operating procedures, issued by the Qld. Government.

Attendance will be restricted to residents of Queensland and Northern New South Wales, providing there are no changes to border policies between now and the event.

People must not attend if they have Covid-19 -type symptoms

People will be required to maintain social distancing (1 person/4 sq. m)

Guided walks will be divided into 2 groups to make for easier social distancing Registration form

To register and payclick here

Looking forward to seeing everyone there.