Private Campsites

Private Campsites

A selection of Rowany Festival activities will take place in groups' private campsites.  If they are listed on this timetable, then the general populace of Festival is invited to visit at that the scheduled time and join in, but please be respectful!  Stick to the areas and times where the class is being held, and don't enter or peek into private tents without an invitation.

Atelier Artisans' Spaces

The Artisan's spaces are a new thing at Rowany Festival in 2017, somewhat shamelessly copied from the very successful Canterbury Faire institution. They will be hosted by the Atelier campsite,...

Company of the Staple

The Company of the Staple are a Sydney-based non-SCA group that are dedicated to  activities associated with The Company of the Great Staple at Calais as it was in the year 1376. They are camping...

Other Campsites

Most of the Campsites which are hosting official activities are only hosting one or two. They have been collapsed into this list in order to assist with layout of the printed timetables.

38 activities:

Red Frette Social

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Thursday 19:30 to 23:00

The Barony of Innilgard welcomes all to attend our campsite on the Thursday night of Festival for the Red Frette Social!

Last year Innilgard had a cocktail night and served mohito's, this year we're upgrading it to a social – the drinks to be served are a surprise for now. Cocktails will...Read more

Formed Leather Casework

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Monday 11:00 to 12:00

Formed leather cases were a practical way to store your pens, cards, instruments, glasses and precious objects in period. Look at examples across time, learn how to make cases using period techniques, plus a ‘quick and dirty’ method requiring no leather skills.Read more

Artisan's Spaces Open

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All day Thursday
All day Friday
All day Saturday
All day Sunday
All day Monday

The Artisans' Space, hosted by Atelier, will be open from after morning court each day until sundown (weather permitting) and you are welcome to bring along your own project, or to use the space to work on a communal one.

The venue will have a 'clean craft' space for sewing, spinning,...Read more