Artisan Camp - Build a Go Kart!
Woodfordia 8:00am - 5:00pm
87 Woodrow Road
Woodford, Queensland, 4514
Build a dream machine using found, scavenged and recycled materials. Over two days you will learn how to use tools, the mechanics of steering and the steps involved in designing and creating your own Go Kart. After you've designed, made and tested your Kart, the course will culminate in an great race held at The Planting festival.
Go Karts are built in teams or families. The ticket price of $480 is per family and includes up to 2 adults and 3 youths. Youths must be over seven years of age to participate and all attendees are encouraged to use tools. Please bring water bottles and sun protection as well as any personal protective gear that you may have.
Outline Safety and Site Induction
Material Scavenge Design Workshop
Construction of Stage 1 - frame assembly
Construction of Stage two – Wheel assembly and axle mount
Construction of Stage 3 - Steering assembly (continuation of stage two if needed)
Construction of Stage 4 – decoration
Final touches & The Race!
In the evening - Artisan Camp Final Dinner
All materials are included in the workshop price. Learn more about workshop host Aaron Barton.
Payment plan available.
Artisan Camp, a range of distinctive classes led by masters of their craft, is held each year leading up to our annual Planting festival at the stunning Woodfordia festival site. Complimentary morning yoga, meal packages and half price Planting tickets are available for Artisan Campees.
For a full list of masterclasses available, booking and more information, please visit artisancamp.com.
The Artisan Camp is followed by The Planting, to which campers get half price tickets.