Come see some of Australia's finest blacksmiths get creative with red hot metal. Be nice and they might hand you a demo piece!
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Give it a go
Come along, don a leather apron and experience the exhilaration that comes from traditional forging using coke fires, german anvils and hammers ($25/30min session), available both days.
Fire on the water
Get down and watch Maribyrnong's Mayor gingerly ignite a fireball from the depths of the Maribyrnong River - Saturday 5pm. Not kidding, 40ft of fireball - no swimming with the fireball.
hand forged metal
art for sale
Hand forged is the new black. Come to the festival and pickup something unique and wonderful for your regular (or occasional) squeeze.
food and drinks
Live music by local bands, food trucks and drinks (incl. some amazing Belgian and local beers from Two Birds brewery) all day, every day (2 days)!