St Bathans Rhythm and Gold Festival 2021 Programme
SATURDAY 9TH JANUARY
* Programme may be subject to change
Festival Opening Ceremony
10 a.m-12 p.m
Artist demonstrations will be held at multiple signposted locations throughout the village
10 a.m-3 p.m
Dedicated Kidszone Area
Located between the Gold and Post Office
Take a tour of the stonework present in St Bathans with Keith Hinds.
A sought-after Central Otago heritage stonemason, Keith will introduce you to stone wall construction, lime pointing and mud pointing techniques .
Tours depart at 10 and 11am from outside the Post Office
Join Pauline for a live demonstration of printmaking.
Pauline is a committed artist with over fifty years of experience.
Her confident, prolific practice has seen her work shown around New Zealand and is held in numerous international collections.
Our tutor Alison will guide you on the basics of mosaics.
Are you interested in giving mosaic art a try but just don't know where to start? Or do you already know the basics and want to up-skill and learn new techniques?
This is suitable for beginners, you are welcome to bring along any supplies you may wish to use.
Break 12 p.m.–12.30 p.m.
12.30pm - 9pm.
12.30 pm Janie & Tim Shaw
3.00 pm Billy Jack- Norman Sinclair
5.30 pm Saelyn Guyton
8.00 pm Richie Waters
SUNDAY 10TH JANUARY
10 a.m-3 p.m
Organised by the Cambrian-St Bathans Rural Women Join us for the Annual St Bathans Village Fete
Enjoy a day out with over 30 stalls, food and entertainment
Gold Panning Demonstration
Stu Ide, NZ Gold Panning Team and World Champion, and Terry Davis, Otago Goldfield's Heritage Trust, will provide a demonstration of gold panning and the techniques required to find those elusive gold nuggets.