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Footy fans, listen up, it’s time to take your obsession to the next level. Join award-winner leather-worker and designer, Tom Farrah. In this hands-on, immersive experience, you’ll have the opportunity to tackle the art of leathercraft and make your own classic Aussie rules football.

In this hands-on, 6-hour workshop, you’ll get the low down on old and new leatherworking techniques, tools, terminology, leather selection, and proper leather care. As well as practical leatherworking skills, including how to read & use a pattern, football construction methods & linings, turning the football, stitching & lacing.

This unique workshop experience is ideal for the fan or the inquisitive-minded type, it also makes for a very special gift or team-building exercise. No leather working experience is necessary however participants must be at least 15 years of age. Tea, coffee, and some nibbles are provided however it is advised to bring your own lunch. We’ll finish off the session with a cold beer & for those who are ready for a punt, there’s a park just around the corner for a kick!

What you'll get

  • Expert guidance from an award-winning leathercrafter and designer
  • All the tools, equipment, and materials to make a football
  • A handmade, high-quality Aussie rules footy

what to bring

  • Closed toes shoes
  • Lunch & a water bottle


Be sure to check out our Terms & Conditions before grabbing a ticket.