The goats made us do it

(from Susan Briggs and Graham Turner) It’s true, ensuring the happiness of our caprine friends really did make us decide to move from our 20 acre property near Bungendore to the green hills of Quaama. With lots of rocks and stones but little grass and a very dry summer the property…

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After the Spring Fair 2014

What a glorious Saturday we had for the Quaama Spring Fair. The hall and grounds were magically transformed (thanks to our many willing helpers) with flags, paintings and colourful fabric, reminding me of a medieval village. Delicious smells of homemade food and brewed coffee wafted through the air. There were…

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Fashion Flair at the Quaama Fair

(Homepage pic L-R: models Zoe, Veronica, Catherine and Eliza) It was fashion with fun from Quaama Creations at the Quaama Spring Fair, with Ruth Haggar at the microphone. Other models on the day – Carolyn Bate, Sue Keeper and Hans Wiedeman.

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Tai Chi for Arthritis, Diabetes and Balance

Lori Hammerton was at the Quaama Spring Fair October 18th, with willing participants, giving a demonstration of Tai Chi for Arthritis and Tai Chi for Diabetes. Lori works in aged care and is passionate about the benefits of these simple daily exercises for arthritis, diabetes and balance issues. This year’s…

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Thanks for your support

(pic – Beverly Southam and Carolyn Bate handing out free tastings of Geoff Southam’s yoghurt. Geoff can be seen in the background giving a talk on cheesemaking.) Thanks to Betta Electrical for the donation of cookware to the value of $100 …the winners of the Cooking Competition were thrilled and encouraged…

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Quaama Spring Fair is on Saturday 18 October

A quick update about the Quaama Spring Fair on Saturday 18 October, from 9am… Angela Bell of Raw Elements Studio will be bringing a clever machine that cleans your jewellery and makes repairs. Plus she has rings for sale. And the lovely Helen Morris from Artspace in Bermi will be…

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Verandah talks at the Quaama Fair starting 10am-ish

Local cheesemaker, Geoff Southam

Commencing about 10am we have some interesting speakers for the “verandah talks” starting with Roger from the Men’s Shed. Geoff Southam, a fourth generation cheesemaker, will be there with samples! Also the fire brigade with Fire Ready, Lynne Ford who is inviting local producers to come to the Wharf at Bermi for a Farmers Market, and…

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Food at the Spring Fair & art for the kids

We are lucky enough to have Lynne Fords Larder cooking up Morocco Lamb and other goodies… The ice cream man cometh and the P&C are doing a sausage sizzle … so plenty of food apart from Quaama Quisine. And for the kids – Helen Morris is giving the children art…

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Book a stall at Quaama Spring Fair

Do you have a small business? Are you a producer? Maybe you’re having a spring clean and have some items to sell? Book a stall at the Quaama Spring Fair, Saturday 18 October. Sites are 3 x 3m for $15, or $20 for powered sites. Call Carolyn Bate on 0411 167 158…

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