Jiotto Studio’s: Renaissance Festivals and Camps

Renaissance Festival – Summer 2018/19

28 December ’18 –  2 January ’19

at BELL PARK SCOUT CAMP,  130 Scout Drive, NYORA/ LANG LANG.  Vic. 3984  Melway Ref. 612 S9

How to get there – click –   BELL PARK SCOUT CAMP

Set on 48ha of bushland and adjacent to a State Park, Bell Park Scout Camp has many facilities and activities and is the perfect location for our next 6 day camp.

Apart from our regular program of art, gardening, craft, film, music, dance, yoga, meditation, interpersonal relationships workshops and activities for adults and children, the BELL PARK CAMPSITE additionally offers children outdoor challenge courses, mini golf and a bike cycling track.

One and a half hours drive from Melbourne CBD, the campsite is located 35 minutes from Philip Island.
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Tickets:
http://www.renaissancefestival.com.au/tickets/

PLEASE NOTE:

1/. PARENTS need to be RESPONSIBLE for their CHILDREN AT ALL TIMES. We have a picturesque, but …a deep,  dam. CHILDREN under 12  NOT ALLOWED without parents or siblings over 16’s  SUPERVISION.

2/. To reduce the amount of rubbish and promote sustainability, PLEASE bring your OWN PLATES and MUGS  which can be used, multiple times, while purchasing hot food and drinks.
– NO GLASS – please.

3/. Limited number of passes. 
4/.  NO DOGS allowed at Bell Park.

FIRST AID:
– in the main hall

EMERGENCY ASSEMBLY AREA:
– at the open space of the neighbouring property on the other side of  Scout Drive.

SOUND RESTRICTIONS:
– all our sound systems don’t exceed 700W – but still, the
 amplified music outside will only be played till 10pm, on all days of Renaissance camping, except on New Year’s Eve.
– After 10PM the main hall and the art shack will hold electronic dance and acoustic, improvised music played at a sensible sound level, till late.
– We guarantee that even close by campers won’t have their sleep disturbed. 

GENERAL INFO:
1. 
CAMPING:
– Tents, camp trailers and caravans – allowed.
– Families Only – Camping Area. Only families with children allowed. 
Families can either camp close to the central area /which can be noisy !!!/ or choose further away camping sites within this area. It has its communal kitchen and a recreational room, which will be useful while camping with toddlers and other little children.
Another communal cooking facility is located in the central building, next to the main stage.

– Open Camping – any patron can camp there, including families.

2. CAMP FIRES:
In case of CFA declared FIRE SEASON – no open fire allowed. 
Otherwise, camp fires only in a communal form and contained in metal drums.

3. FACILITIES:
The campsite has hot showers and restroom facilities.
Rain/tank, water.
2 x communal kitchens
Dining area. Lounge rooms. 

4. COOKING:
There are cooking facilities available to the patrons /limited to a few people cooking at one time/.
Free access to boiling water.

5. FOOD:
Vegetarian and otherwise will be available to buy.
LOCAL SHOPPING:
Needing groceries while at Renaissance?
There are 4 supermarkets that aren’t too far away, depending on your needs.
The closest are Poowong & Korumburra which both have an IGA
Lang Lang has Foodworks
Koo Wee Rup has a Woolies if you are prepared to travel a little further from camp

6. SHELTER:
A large main hall.
Lounge room with a fireplace
Dining area.

7. THE MUSIC / SOUND LEVEL:
See PROGRAM.

8. NOTICE BOARDS:
This is centrally located around the main shed area for daily updates. Please check prior to all activities and workshops.

9. CHILDREN: Parental supervision at all times.

10. LOST & FOUND – at First Aid station

11.  DAM/ LAKE SITE:
Within the campsite grounds. Deep !!! CHILDREN with PARENTS – ONLY.   PARENTAL SUPERVISION at all times PLEASE.

Follow us on Facebook: Friends of Renaissance Festival and see the latest gossip:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/86911757832/

 

 

It is a FAMILY and CHILDREN friendly place.

If  YOU share our VALUES and BELIEFS, we are certain YOU will enjoy your RENAISSANCE experience.

We are very pleased to announce, that from 2015 Renaissance is awarding a scholarship to a grade 6 students from  Wesburn Primary School.

We also proudly support local, Yarra Junction, CFA brigade 🙂


Our thank you to Judd Zekas for hosting our website,  Lee-Ann Joy for the artistic touches in our website designing and Leela Sky for most of our photo material –  xxoo

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RENAiSSANCE – Easter 2018

March 30 – April 2, 2018.
Gates open on Friday the 30th of March at 11 AM.

at CAMP EUREKA,  100 Tarrango Rd.  YARRA JUNCTION,  Vic. 3797
Melway Ref. 288 K10

 

Dear parents and Renaissance Friends
We’ll have all the activities, workshops and entertainment: live music on the main stage, 5Rhythms dance sessions, camp fires, fire twirling circle, circus arts, story telling and films, night bush walks, star gazing, singing along, dance workshops and sessions, open fireplace at night time in the art shack, marshmallows and baked potatoes.

You can make day trips to places of interest e.g. Britania Creek Caves, Mount Donna Buang.

As always we will have the old fashioned, hot showers /wood heated/, busy communal kitchen and night time chats and laughter.

Communal kitchen will operate as usual, but we’ll also have an Indian, vegetarian food stall and the sausage sizzle, as at the last Easter event.

We still have a few places in share accommodations … so please contact me /Janusz/ to find out if this is still the case.

In the memory of Corey Lancaster ♥ ♥ ♥

PLEASE NOTE:

– FIRST AID – centrally located in the dinning area.
GREEN CROSS sign displayed on the wall outside.

– EMERGENCY ASSEMBLY AREAS:
The other side of Tarrango Road.

– SOUND RESTRICTIONS:
amplified music will be played till 11pm on Friday and Saturday and on Sunday till 10pm. A low volume, acoustic music afterwords.

– DOGS – guide and/or small – ONLY.

1. CAMPING:
General – tents, camp trailers and caravans – allowed.
PLEASE NOTE:  we have very limited camping spaces at Eureka, so make sure your set up isn’t too excessive.

Families Only – Camping Area /together with general camping/.
2. CAMP FIRES:
In case of CFA declared FIRE SEASON – not open fire allowed. 
Otherwise, camp fires only in a communal form and contained in metal drums.
3. FACILITIES:
The festival site has hot showers and restroom facilities. Please make sure you accompany your child to the toilet, as they can be difficult to use by a child.
4. COOKING:
There are cooking facilities available to the patrons /limited to a few people cooking at one time/.
Free access to boiling water.
5. FOOD:
Vegetarian and otherwise, will be available to buy.
6. SHELTER:
A large, 1000 people accommodating, open shed.
7. THE MUSIC / SOUND LEVEL:

See PROGRAM.
8. NOTICE BOARDS: This is centrally located around the main shed area for daily updates. Please check prior to all activities and workshops.
9. CHILDREN:
Parental supervision at all times.
10. LOST & FOUND – at First Aid station
11. RIVER SITE:
The camp site is located closely to the Little Yarra River. Although the main camping area is separated from the river by the fence, PLEASE make sure your children are SAFE , if camping close to it.

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Our thank you to Judd Zekas for hosting our website,  Lee-Ann Joy for the artistic touches in our website designing and Leela Sky for most of our photo material –  xxoo

JANUSZ ZELAZNY
Jiotto Studio Art School &
Renaissance Festival
Coordinator