WELCOME TO HANDMADE
We hope that you enjoy your visit. Handmade is held over a weekend in March, June, September and December each year, from 10am until 4pm both days. The venue is Exhibition Park in Canberra (EPIC) and Handmade can be found in the Budawang and Coorong Buildings with entry through the Conference Centre entrance between them. Exhibition Park in Canberra is on the corner of Flemington Road and Northbourne Avenue in Mitchell.
DATES FOR 2017
March 18 & 19
June 10 & 11
September 16 & 17
December 8*, 9 & 10
10am – 4pm Saturday and Sunday
*5pm – 9pm Friday 8th December
There is NO entry fee, although a donation to one of our local charities would be appreciated. Our lovely charities do an amazing job in the community. Please support them if you can with a gold coin donation.
ATMs, EFTPOS & CREDIT CARD FACILITIES
There are two ATM’s located inside the Budawang Building and two in the Coorong Building during the Handmade Market. They are empty overnight. The vast majority of designers at the event have EFTPOS & credit card facilities.
TOILETS & BABY CHANGE
Public toilets are located in the foyer of the main entrance to the EPIC Conference Centre, at two places in the Budawang Building, and also in the Coorong Building. Baby change facilities are available in the Budawang and Coorong buildings.
FOOD & DRINK
There is a gourmet food and homewares hall in the Coorong Building, with a wide selection of food and drink options, including hot food, cold drinks, wine, barista coffee and lots of seating. In the Budawang Building there is a cafe with a barista serving great coffee and seating.
There is loads of free parking is available on site as well as at EPIC’s Flemington Road and Wells Station Road Car Parks. Access points and locations can vary depending on scheduled events.
ACTION Bus Services are available near EPIC’s main entrance, off Flemington Road. For information on timetables and destinations, please visit action.act.gov.au
Disabled access is provided via the main entrance to the EPIC Conference Centre, along with the entrances to the Budawang and Coorong Buildings at EPIC.