Replaying with Knives (by Jimi and Indy) - $65.00


A four hour workshop covering blade making, handles and finishing. The workshop also includes making rope with harakeke, binding, stone insets, and brandishing.

Please bring:

  • Safety glasses and ear protection

  • A knife for whittling (a stanley knife is fine) 

  • Both fine and coarse grit sandpaper (a very limited amount will be available at the venue)


The fee is “per knife.” Children aged 4-10 must have an adult working with them one-on-one, children aged 10+ need a parent present but their assistance is optional. Adults can of course work on their own.


Two sessions available:                 

*** FULL *** Saturday 24th July, 10:30am - 2:30pm                   

Sunday 25th July, 10:30am - 2:30pm

A $20.00 non-refundable deposit (per participant) is required to secure you spot, with balance due on the day (eftpos and credit card facilities are available). Deposits to bank account 12-3441-0056863-00, Averil Drake, using your name and "Whataroa" as reference.

Light refreshments will be available - we would be grateful for a donation on the day toward our costs in hosting this workshop.


To register, please fill out the information below. Your registration will be confirmed on receipt of your deposit.