Sir Justyn's Crafts of the Middle Ages

16 Sep - 02 Oct
Well known medieval performer and educator and Sunshine Castle resident Knight Sir Justyn, features regularly in the Sunshine Castle School Holiday program Sunshine Coast. Sir Justyn always has something new to show and teach and these school holidays Sir Justyn will be bringing to life the crafts of the Middle Ages. Learn how maille armour (known to most today as chain mail) was made, watch a bow being crafted, and see arrows being made. See and handle some of the medieval craftsmans tools and even try your hand at some of these crafts yourself. You’ll learn about armour and shield making, leather work, woodwork, lace making, medieval glues, bottle making, and lots more. All of this plus the usual fun activities; archery, kids jousting, weapons and armour displays makes for a fun and educational experience for all ages.
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Sunshine Castle


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