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Want to learn about alpacas? You've come to the right place.
We regularly hold workshops for prospective and new alpaca owners, as well as workshops on alpaca fibre.

If you missed a workshop, or are interested in a particular topic, get in touch with us

Alpaca & fibre events

  • Introduction to alpacas,  handling and healthcare
    Introduction to alpacas,  handling and healthcare
    Sun, 19 May
    19 May 2024, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    19 May 2024, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Spend a day learning about alpacas, farm setup, nutrition, handling, and healthcare. Our two popular workshops combined into one day will leave you informed, confident, and prepared to own alpacas and provide them the best care.
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  • Knit & crochet with alpacas
    Knit & crochet with alpacas
    Sat, 04 May
    04 May 2024, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    04 May 2024, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Pack your crochet hook or knitting needles and relax in the paddock while crafting in the company of our alpacas and their crias (babies).
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  • Alpaca handling & healthcare
    Alpaca handling & healthcare
    Sun, 03 Mar
    03 Mar 2024, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    03 Mar 2024, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Every alpaca owner must learn how to handle their alpacas and perform primary healthcare. In this workshop, you will learn how to herd alpacas calmly, handle them in a stress-free way, body condition score, give injections, trim toenails, and perform other health checks.
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  • Introduction to alpacas
    Introduction to alpacas
    Sun, 11 Feb
    11 Feb 2024, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm AEDT
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    11 Feb 2024, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm AEDT
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Are you interested in having alpacas? Learn the essentials of keeping healthy and happy alpacas in this practical and engaging workshop.
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  • Introduction to alpacas
    Introduction to alpacas
    Sun, 12 Nov
    12 Nov 2023, 10:00 am AEDT – 13 Nov 2023, 12:30 pm AEDT
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    12 Nov 2023, 10:00 am AEDT – 13 Nov 2023, 12:30 pm AEDT
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Are you interested in having alpacas? Learn the essentials of keeping healthy and happy alpacas in this practical and engaging workshop.
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  • Alpaca handling & healthcare
    Alpaca handling & healthcare
    Sun, 16 Apr
    16 Apr 2023, 10:00 am – 17 Apr 2023, 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    16 Apr 2023, 10:00 am – 17 Apr 2023, 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    If you completed our Introduction to Alpacas, or already have some experience with alpacas, this is the perfect workshop for you! Learn how to calmly herd alpacas, handle them, perform body condition scoring, give injections, trim toenails, and other health checks.
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  • Introduction to alpacas
    Introduction to alpacas
    Sun, 19 Mar
    19 Mar 2023, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    19 Mar 2023, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    The perfect introduction to alpacas for beginners. Learn about alpacas and find out if they are the ideal livestock for you. We will cover land requirements (fencing, shelters), health care, feeding and ongoing maintenance.
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  • Alpaca fleece preparation
    Alpaca fleece preparation
    Sun, 26 Feb
    26 Feb 2023, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    26 Feb 2023, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Learn how to prepare raw alpaca fleece for a variety of fibre and craft projects. - how to assess alpaca fleece and decide its suitability for projects - skirt and clean it before sending it to a mill or spinning it yourself - how to store your fleeces - how to use coarse fleeces and pieces
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  • (SOLD OUT) CAMELIDynamics handling workshop
    (SOLD OUT) CAMELIDynamics handling workshop
    Sun, 13 Nov
    13 Nov 2022, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm AEDT
    Campo Verde Alpacas, 191 Eagles Road, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    13 Nov 2022, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm AEDT
    Campo Verde Alpacas, 191 Eagles Road, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Do you want to learn how to handle and work with your alpacas in a way that creates trust and is safe, efficient and kind to the animals? Come to our workshop with Camelidynamics Clinician Alicia Anderson. The first workshop sold out quickly and now only a few spots remain for the last workshop.
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  • (SOLD OUT) CAMELIDynamics handling workshop
    (SOLD OUT) CAMELIDynamics handling workshop
    Sat, 12 Nov
    12 Nov 2022, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm AEDT
    Campo Verde Alpacas, 191 Eagles Road, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    12 Nov 2022, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm AEDT
    Campo Verde Alpacas, 191 Eagles Road, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Do you want to learn how to handle and work with your alpacas in a way that creates trust and is safe, efficient and kind to the animals? Come to our workshop with Camelidynamics Clinician Alicia Anderson.
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  • Introduction to alpacas
    Introduction to alpacas
    Sun, 19 June
    19 June 2022, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    19 June 2022, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Are you interested in having alpacas? Learn all about the essentials of alpaca keeping in this 6-hour workshop that includes theory and practical activities. Lunch included.
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  • Introduction to alpacas
    Introduction to alpacas
    Sun, 24 Apr
    24 Apr 2022, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    24 Apr 2022, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    Are you interested in having alpacas? Learn all about the basics of alpaca keeping in this 3-hour workshop that includes theory and practical activities. Light lunch included.
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  • Alpaca fibre day & yarn sales
    Alpaca fibre day & yarn sales
    Sun, 17 Apr
    17 Apr 2022, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    17 Apr 2022, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm AEST
    Harcourt, 191 Eagles Rd, Harcourt VIC 3453, Australia
    A day for fibre, knitting and crochet lovers! Browse the beautiful range of natural yarns for sale, learn about alpaca fibre and meet the beautiful alpacas that grow our yarns. If the weather is nice, we might sit on a picnic blanket and knit/crochet with the alpacas grazing nearby.
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