Kowhai Forge Blacksmithing Course

Do you want to experience the art of blacksmithing? Well, this is blacksmithing course is for you!

Try your hand at the ancient art of blacksmithing with the talented and passionate team at Kowhai Forge.

Suitable for beginners, you have the choice to choose what you would like to create over the course, and best of all – you get to take your own piece of art home with you!

Rob is one of the few time served blacksmiths in New Zealand. He loves sharing his passion for blacksmithing with a strong cultural background and deep understanding of forging. He teaches with lots of enthusiasm and kiwi humor. The forge is set in a beautiful New Zealand environment.

They run a variety of courses to suit you. The calendar and below options are a guideline of availability, please don’ t hesitate to contact them to customise your experience in the forge.

Provided: safety glasses and ear protection
Please bring: long trousers, sturdy shoes (no open toes)
Cancelation policy – refund or change of date is possible when booking is more than 3 weeks away. If the booking is within 3 weeks, change of date only is available.


Fri 23 Feb 2018, 9:00am–4:00pm
Sat 24 Feb 2018, 9:00am–4:00pm
Fri 2 Mar 2018, 9:00am–4:00pm


Kowhai Forge, 243 Waipapa Rd, Te Awamutu, Waipa



Ticket Information:

Half day course: $139.00
Full day course: $249.00
Buy Tickets – 0211618601
Additional fees may apply

For more information visit:  Kowhai Forge