The Perfect Scone

USD $ 95.79

Up your scone game!

It may be ‘humble’ but we know the scone is far more than that.

Treat yourself to a fun, fact and tip-filled workshop on perfecting this Aussie icon, then take it to the next level – easy!

No matter if you’re a beginner or longtime baker, our CWA scone master will show you how.



In this workshop, you will learn the art of making the perfect scone – light, fluffy, deliciously irresistible – every time.

Discover the delight of the classic buttermilk scone, then ramp up to other savoury and sweet showstoppers, taking this iconic bake to the next level. From now on, ‘taking a plate’ is no problem!

Whether you’re an absolute beginner to baking or already know your way around an oven, our CWA scone master, Sil, will take you through all the steps, tips and tricks to ensure you master the art of presenting this national treasure.


*Please note, this workshop offers refreshments which include gluten flours, dairy, nuts, egg and other potential allergens.



  • small group, limited to 6 attendees aged over 18 years
  • fun and lively demonstration of 3 different scone types using natural, quality ingredients
  • around 3-4 hours of fun, learning and tasting
  • learn to make classic buttermilk scones, a savoury scone traybake and a sensational sweet, filled, scone ‘twist’
  • your teacher is a Country Women’s Association (CWA) baking blue-ribbon award winner
  • facts, tips and tricks shared while going through the various techniques to perfect your scone-making
  • plenty of time for all questions to be answered in a supportive and encouraging environment
  • taste all bakes over a delicious Devonshire-style tea with lashings of handmade jam and other home-baked treats*
  • goody bag containing recipe sheets and a complimentary surprise to enjoy at home
  • exquisite home kitchen and creative space located in Killara on Sydney’s North Shore
  • extra retail therapy on hand by choosing unique handmade treasures from our pop-up store
  • learn while you meet like-minded people; make friends – our community is our heart
  • love to gift this skill to a loved one? Easy with our gift certificates.



We’re looking forward to meeting you!

Once your booking has been processed, you will receive an email confirming details including the workshop address in Killara, on Sydney’s North Shore.

Workshop bookings are non-refundable but you’re welcome to send someone in your place if you can’t attend.

The ticket is also non-transferable after the workshop has been held in case you forgot to come, or were unable to attend.

Our full workshop and booking Terms and Conditions are here. If you have any questions about this workshop, please contact us.


If this session is fully booked, please get in touch – we will put you on the waitlist and notify you if owe have a cancellation or when we list a new class.

Let us know if you’d like to make a group booking; we’d love to host it!



Former President of the Country Women’s Association Sydney City Branch (CWA), Sil is an avid home baker and preserver and has been awarded numerous blue ribbons in baking, preserving and handicraft across branch, group and State levels over the last 10 years.

She is also one of the founding members of CWA Sydney City’s rise in jam making, teaching, coordinating and selling thousands of fund-raising jars across Carriageworks, Hyde Park Barracks and North Sydney Community markets.

Keen to share her skills, Sil will help demystify this revered skill, answer your questions and set you on your way to making and baking with confidence.


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