Ancient Crafts




As part of Gympie Rotary’s MAKERS’ FAIR and CRAFT BEER OPEN DOOR, the QUILT & CRAFT SPECTACULAR is considered to be one of Queensland’s largest quilting/ crafting events.


, The Rotary Club of Gympie has, for many years, been proudly presenting it’s prestigious biennial Quilt & Craft Spectacular, an increasingly significant and impactful regional event. Now attracting visitors, exhibitors and artisans from throughout South East Queensland – from the Gold Coast through Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast and north to Maryborough, Childers and Hervey Bay – the event is considered one of the biggest in South East Queensland.The next Quilt & Craft Spectacular will be held over one huge weekend in 1 – 2 July, 2023 in conjunction with the Makers’ Fair and the Craft Beer Open Door.  

Check out some of the highlights and click on the image to go to the Quilt & Craft Spectacular site:


Email us on to be added to our database to receive newsletters in the lead up to the event.Follow us on Facebook @GympieRotaryQuiltCraftSpectacularInstagram #gympiequiltcraft #gympieheritagecraftsBelow is a pictorial overview of the 2021 Quilt & Craft Spectacular:


Artisans of the Quilt & Craft Spectacular are presented by Gympie & District Community Branch, Bendigo Bank

While onsite, take a moment for some R&R – and discover, experience and enjoy new flavours in the age-old craft of brewing at the Craft Beer Open Door, a celebration of craft beer diversity and creativity.

With tasting paddles, tasting notes and a range of quality craft brews to try – from gentle to WOW! – the event caters to both the already-devoted lovers of craft brews and those who are curious and want to discover a different style of beer enjoyment.

With profits going to Little Haven Palliative Care, why not join us for some great camaraderie in a convivial atmosphere and enjoy sampling, tasting and discovering some interesting beer alternatives. Come on in!