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NSW – Sydney

June 20-24

Sydney Craft & Quilt Fair; International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour. Exciting five-day event packed with displays, special guest artists, classes, craft tools and other supplies. See the QuiltNSW annual exhibition – Sydney Quilt Show, and the Best of Australia Quilts. New studio classes, Make and Takes, workshops and demonstrations every day. Open 9am-4.30pm.

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NSW – Country

May 18-20

Caroline Bay Quilters’ Inc Quilt Show;

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