IF YOU love sparkly gems and jewellery, collect rocks or facet or fossick, you definitely need to head to the Canberra Lapidary Club’s Spring Gemcraft and Mineral Show.
To be held in the Mallee Pavilion at EPIC on November 4-5, the show will feature everything for the rockhound – gemstones, jewellery, minerals, fossils, opals, crystals, beading supplies and lapidary equipment for sale or exhibited.
There will be demonstrations on how to grind and polish rocks into cabochons and how to facet stones into gems.
- The show runs 10am-5pm. Entry $5/$2/$10. Details (02) 6258-6631, www.canberralapidary.org.au