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We offer a range of certificate courses and non-accredited adult education throughout the Byron Shire area.

Address:
cnr Gordon & Burringbar Streets
Mullumbimby 2482

Postal:
PO Box 571, Mullumbimby 2482

Phone: (02) 6684 3374

Email: admin at byroncollege.org.au

Website: http://www.byroncollege.org.au/

Byron Region Community College is a not for profit community organisation, located near Byron Bay, with a strong commitment to high quality innovative learning for adults (15+).

Byron Community College is a registered training organization approved to deliver Nationally Accredited Vocational Training (VET) programs.

Currently we offer more than 10 qualifications in Visual Arts, Children’s Services, Media Studies, Small Business, Permaculture, Training and Assessment and more, plus a wide range of lifestyle and leisure Adult Education courses.

 

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Discover wellness for you and others through our wide range of short courses and workshops. www.byroncollege.org.au/courses/Category/Wellbeing ... See MoreSee Less

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Discover wellness for you and others through our wide range of short courses and workshops. https://www.byroncollege.org.au/courses/Category/Wellbeing
Byron Community College updated their cover photo.
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Byron Community College shared The Repair Cafe Mullumbimby's post.
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The Repair Cafe Mullumbimby. These volunteers are awesome - helping you fix stuff that would otherwise end up in land fill. Everyone welcome, come down and say hi.
9 am to 12 pm every Saturday at our Mullum campus, crn Burringbar and Gordon Street.Repair Cafe is open for 2018 !!!!
Great to be back, 2 mowers fixed and many unusual and quirky things brought in, keeping our volunteers busy all morning. Thanks to everyone for contributing to a healthy environment.
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The Repair Cafe Mullumbimby. These volunteers are awesome - helping you fix stuff that would otherwise end up in land fill. Everyone welcome, come down and say hi.
9 am to 12 pm every Saturday at our Mullum campus, crn Burringbar and Gordon Street.

Turn your green fingers and interest in sustainable living into practical knowledge with our Permaculture Design Certificate. For more info head to www.byroncollege.org.au/course/PermacultureDesignSustainable1 ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

Turn your green fingers and interest in sustainable living into practical knowledge with our Permaculture Design Certificate.  For more info head to  https://www.byroncollege.org.au/course/PermacultureDesignSustainable1
Byron Community College shared Born in Paper's event.
Byron Community College

Such a creative fun workshop with some stunning results, come along and give it a try.

Introduction to Making PaperFebruary 24, 2018, 10:00amByron Community CollegeIntroduction to Making Paper. This 4 hour workshop is not just about making paper but gives you detailed information about the many varied options you can try. The course being that extra hour to give everyone plenty of time to learn this easy and very addictive technique of making hand made paper using waste paper, Raw Cotton, flowers, plants colours and even fruit. Booking through the Byron Community College
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Introduction to Making Paper

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Byron Community College's campuses are hives of energy with many qualifications now in session. Find the right course for you (still taking last minute enrollments) www.byroncollege.org.au ... See MoreSee Less

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Byron Community Colleges campuses are hives of energy with many qualifications now in session. Find the right course for you (still taking last minute enrollments) https://www.byroncollege.org.au
Byron Community College added an event.
Byron Community College

Join Jean Martinez for a day of baking and culturing.

Learn how to create, feed and care for a rye sourdough starter. In this workshop we will make sourdough bread, as well as a variety of cultured dairy products – including cultured cream and butter, all of which will be enjoyed with local artisan preserves and cured meats on the day.

Feedback from Past students:

“Lots of information covered - excellent coverage of subject. All relevant,” Sophie Leslie

“Great covered a range of different breads,” Anett

“Great, plenty of ideas,” Ian Lasker

“Impressed with Jean's knowledge and amazing delivery teaching the class” Lily Panic

What to bring:

Pen and paper
Two jars to take cultures home
Price includes morning tea and light lunch
Students given notes and container for their dough.

This class is mostly demonstration. Students can taste all recipes made and afternoon tea of Bread, Butter & Local Artisanal foods provided.

It's easy to enrol online www.byroncollege.org.au/course/SourdoughCulturedButter

Sourdough Bread and Cultured Butter with Jean MartinezFebruary 19, 2018, 9:00amByron Community CollegeJoin Jean Martinez for a day of baking and culturing.

Learn how to create, feed and care for a rye sourdough starter. In this workshop we will make sourdough bread, as well as a variety of cultured dairy products – including cultured cream and butter, all of which will be enjoyed with local artisan preserves and cured meats on the day.

Feedback from Past students:

“Lots of information covered - excellent coverage of subject. All relevant,” Sophie Leslie

“Great covered a range of different breads,” Anett

“Great, plenty of ideas,” Ian Lasker

“Impressed with Jean's knowledge and amazing delivery teaching the class” Lily Panic

What to bring:

Pen and paper
Two jars to take cultures home
Price includes morning tea and light lunch
Students given notes and container for their dough.

This class is mostly demonstration. Students can taste all recipes made and afternoon tea of Bread, Butter & Local Artisanal foods provided.

It's easy to enrol online www.byroncollege.org.au/course/SourdoughCulturedButter
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Sourdough Bread and Cultured Butter with Jean Martinez

6 days ago

Byron Community College added an event.
Byron Community College

Mosaic is a timeless, beautiful art form that stretches back thousands of years and is used all over the world.

In this course you will create two beautiful artworks to take home – using two completely different mosaic techniques. You will learn about functionality and expression as two drivers for mosaic creation, and will explore how to work with a vast range of different mosaic tesserae.

Past Student Feedback:

“There was a lot to take in but with the hands on approach it became self explanatory. Two different techniques were covered,” Pipa Crane

“Good coverage of different methods. Enjoyed the overview of mosaic history & methods at beginning of Day.” Sue Farmer

What to bring:

An apron
You must have covered shoes
$40 to pay tutor for materials on the day

Easy to enrol online here www.byroncollege.org.au/course/MosaicBeginners

Mosaic for Beginners with Heather StevensonMarch 3, 2018, 9:00amByron Community CollegeMosaic is a timeless, beautiful art form that stretches back thousands of years and is used all over the world.

In this course you will create two beautiful artworks to take home – using two completely different mosaic techniques. You will learn about functionality and expression as two drivers for mosaic creation, and will explore how to work with a vast range of different mosaic tesserae.

Past Student Feedback:

“There was a lot to take in but with the hands on approach it became self explanatory. Two different techniques were covered,” Pipa Crane

“Good coverage of different methods. Enjoyed the overview of mosaic history & methods at beginning of Day.” Sue Farmer

What to bring:

An apron
You must have covered shoes
$40 to pay tutor for materials on the day

Easy to enrol online here www.byroncollege.org.au/course/MosaicBeginners
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Mosaic for Beginners with Heather Stevenson

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Byron Community College added an event.
Byron Community College

Come and join us in this hands on silversmithing workshop. Learn to design and size your own special ring, a linked chain bracelet and a solid multi-component cuff bangle. Skills taught include sawing, filing, sanding, polishing, annealing and soldering precious metal. The course will set you on a path to explore precious metals as a fine art or a rewarding hobby.

What to bring:

Pencil, paper and scissors
$70 to tutor at first class for materials
Wear closed-in shoes, no loose clothing and tie up long hair
Bring your own lunch

We have subsidised places available for this course which reduces the price from $244 to $176. To be eligible for this subsidy you must live or work in NSW. For more info or to enrol call our office on 02 6684 3374.

Silversmithing with Wendy SpringfieldFebruary 25, 2018, 10:00amByron Community CollegeCome and join us in this hands on silversmithing workshop. Learn to design and size your own special ring, a linked chain bracelet and a solid multi-component cuff bangle. Skills taught include sawing, filing, sanding, polishing, annealing and soldering precious metal. The course will set you on a path to explore precious metals as a fine art or a rewarding hobby.

What to bring:

Pencil, paper and scissors
$70 to tutor at first class for materials
Wear closed-in shoes, no loose clothing and tie up long hair
Bring your own lunch

We have subsidised places available for this course which reduces the price from $244 to $176. To be eligible for this subsidy you must live or work in NSW. For more info or to enrol call our office on 02 6684 3374.
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Silversmithing with Wendy Springfield

7 days ago

Byron Community College added an event.
Byron Community College

Recycle all that office waste and learn to make beautiful hand made paper. Add plants, flowers, raw cotton and colour to bring office waste to a new life. Learn how to process raw cotton and dye for vibrant colours and marbled cotton paper. The ideas are endless.

FROM A SMALL SEED, AN AMAZING FLOWER CAN BLOOM that is how BORN IN PAPER came to be. If you’d like to put your own stamp of creativity into the paper, our workshops can show you how to create your own paper in a group environment. Maybe you have a desire to make your own stationery, seeded paper, invitations, business cards or just want to recycle all that office waste. Head to our website www.borninpaper.com.au to be inspired and get ready for us to share the love of paper making.

What to bring
All materials will be provided on the day
Own snacks/refreshments
Take home kits will be available for purchase on the day for $35/$55 if you would like to but one
Feedback from Past Students
“I love having my world filled with new & wonderful things. We get to use all renewable fibres, paper, plants, cottons the sky is the limit.” Nicolina Chartorisky

“Amazing and so much fun.” Marie Hampel

Its easy to enrol online www.byroncollege.org.au/course/HandMadePaper

Hand Made Paper with Susan WrightFebruary 24, 2018, 10:00amByron Community CollegeRecycle all that office waste and learn to make beautiful hand made paper. Add plants, flowers, raw cotton and colour to bring office waste to a new life. Learn how to process raw cotton and dye for vibrant colours and marbled cotton paper. The ideas are endless.

FROM A SMALL SEED, AN AMAZING FLOWER CAN BLOOM that is how BORN IN PAPER came to be. If you’d like to put your own stamp of creativity into the paper, our workshops can show you how to create your own paper in a group environment. Maybe you have a desire to make your own stationery, seeded paper, invitations, business cards or just want to recycle all that office waste. Head to our website www.borninpaper.com.au to be inspired and get ready for us to share the love of paper making.

What to bring
All materials will be provided on the day
Own snacks/refreshments
Take home kits will be available for purchase on the day for $35/$55 if you would like to but one
Feedback from Past Students
“I love having my world filled with new & wonderful things. We get to use all renewable fibres, paper, plants, cottons the sky is the limit.” Nicolina Chartorisky

“Amazing and so much fun.” Marie Hampel

Its easy to enrol online www.byroncollege.org.au/course/HandMadePaper
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Hand Made Paper with Susan Wright

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