Yarn About Place Events

(Out & about)

YARN ABOUT PLACE Events are held throughout South East Australia, (mainly Victoria).


Yarning Place Events (In Store)

“Neck Warmer” Competition May/June 2019

 It is officially cold!!

In recognition of this Yarning Place is declaring June to be Neck Warmer (see below for definition) month and having a Competition to celebrate

This competition is for everyone, you can enter as many Neck Warmers as you like. The only criteria is that it must be made from Yarning Place yarn and pattern/variant (see below for full details).

Entries can be submitted until June 30 and winners will be announced on Saturday 7 July at 3.00pm at Yarning Place and Online.

 $25.00 vouchers will be awarded as a prizes for the best Knitted or Crochet Neck Warmers

To enter download  Scarf Cowl Shawl Wrap Competition Entry Form

 A Neck Warmer can be a Scarf, Cowl, Snood, Wrap or Shawl

Macramé Club –

The 1st Tuesday of each month in the Yarning Place Court Yard.  70’s themed social macra (for those who can remember).  Knot of the month.

World Wide Knit in Public Day

8th June, 2019 held at Yarning Place shop.

 We are hosting a World Wide Knit in Public Day in our shop at 29 Vernon Street, South Kingsville on Saturday 8 June 2019 from 1.00pm -3.00 pm

 This is a free social event so come along, relax and do what you love – knitting or crochet.

We are happy to offer help if you need a refresher to get you knitting again!

Bring you own WIPs or start a new project. 

Plenty of room for sitting, shopping, and sharing of ideas. 

Light refreshments provided. 


Past Events

Yarning Place Bus visited South Western Victoria from Geelong, Camperdown, Warrnambool, Port Fairy, Portland, and Mt Gambier S.A. from 23rd-30th April.

Beanie Competition

April 2019  was  Beanie Month at Yarning Place and we celebrated by having a Beanie Competition. .

The Beanie could be quirky, fun or practical. The criteria are that it must be made from Yarning Place yarn and pattern/variant (see below for full details) that can be purchase in store or available freely online. 

 We had lots of fabulous entries and it was hard for the judges to come a decision on the Winners but they did. The Winners were Pauline  Qua. Jenny Hinton, Al Oldfield and Jacquie Jackson. 


Yarning Place Birthday Celebrations

In mid-March we will have been opened and trading for 1 year, and we held a little in-house celebration to recognize this milestone.

Macramé class of Glenrowan, held January, 2019 at Glenrowan.  Classes have a maximum of 4 persons, and are conducted over 5 hours, taking you from beginner to intermediate, and you will later finish of your own selected project.