Bribie Island Gem Club

Bribie Island Gem Show

The club holds it's Gem Festival in September each year. The festival hosts various stallholders which sell everything from finished jewellery to cut and uncut gemstones, cabbing slabs, faceting rough and tools.

If you would like to have a stall at our gem festival, download an application form using the link below.

Gem Festival Application Form

Date and Location

8 - 9 September

Community Arts Centre
191 Sunderland Drive
Banksia Beach

Opening Hours

8:00am - 4:00pm


Gold Coin Donation

Gem Show Raffle

The 2018 Gem Show Raffle will be held at 1:00pm on Sunday 9 September. Winners will be notified by phone/post if they are not present at the draw of the raffle.

Tickets cost $1 each and can be obtained by contacting the club secretary at

First Prize

An Australian opal and sapphire pendant in 9ct gold setting and chain

Second Prize

A cabochon Indian agate in sterling silver setting with handmade fine silver chain.

Third Prize

A sterling silver bracelet with Bribie Island themed charms.

First Additional Prize

A hand-crafted sterling silver bracelet.

Second Additional Prize

A handmade silver chain with wire-wrapped pendant featuring Swarovski crystals

Third Additional Prize

A hand-crafted sterling silver bracelet.

Monthly Market

The last sunday of each month sees a market day held in conjunction with the Bribie Woodcrafters and the Bribie Island Community Arts Centre.

Attractions include:

  • Children's fossicking,
  • Hand-crafted silver jewellery,
  • Unmounted opals and gemstones,
  • An extensive display of mineral specimens and
  • A display of minerals that glow under ultraviolet light.

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