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Holistic Skin Care

Seeking all lovers of cleansers, moisturisers and face packs, join The Bolt for an experience all about your skin.

Experience Overview

We have partnered with our very good friends, The White Pigeon Said, to curate a brilliant experience for guests focusing on natural skincare and lifestyle products.  Dr Tammy Alner, the biochemist behind the products, curates a range of activities across the 3 days where guests will learn to make and try their own skincare and hair products.  Guests will use natural ingredients, some from our garden, to create a range of products with guidance from Dr Tammy.  In addition, to creating goodies to take home, guests will learn what to look for when they are shopping for toxin free products.  In addition, guests will stay at one of our beautifully appointed properties in Daylesford where they will experience a sprinkle of luxury.  The Bolt provides guests with home cooked food that is organic and sourced locally.The experience includes the following.  Please note there are not any out-of-pocket expenses.

  • 3 nights of luxurious accommodation at our Daylesford property (see details below)
  • Social connection with other NDIS participants who share an interest in natural skincare and products
  • Masterclasses from Dr Tammy Alner, the biochemist behind The White Pigeon Said, where guests will learn to make a range of natural products
  • Natural products and recipes to take home and try later
  • High quality and delicious meals and snacks made with organic local produce.  The menu during the experience will complement the experience with a focus on holistic health
  • Activities in and around Daylesford when guests are taking a break from making their products.


Tuesday the 22nd to Friday the 25th of February 2022

Pick up and drop off between 12 noon and 2 pm.  Drop off between 2 and 4pm.


Daylesford, Victoria, and surrounding areas.


NDIS participants who enjoy being creative and want to learn more about skincare and hair products in a workshop environment.  No previous experience is necessary, just a have a go attitude.  Guests who are seeking social connection or are looking to improve their independence will benefit from this experience.


The Bolt can provide pick up and drop off and transport through the experience.


Guests will be staying at one of our beautifully appointed properties in Daylesford, Victoria.  Guests can expect their own large double bedroom, with a king-sized bed and luxurious bedding.  

Number of spots

The Bolt will be welcoming a maximum of 4 guests to these craft experiences. 

Experience activities

Guests will learn about skin types and what they should include in their skin ritual.  Guests will also make their own custom face oil and face cleanser and indulge in their making and trying their own individual face mask.

The skills development continues, guests will learn what toxins to avoid and why, and how to avoid these toxins when purchasing products.  Guests will learn how to understand product labels and will be provided with a take home pack filled with clean living recipes.

Mixing it up a bit, guests will learn about herbal teas, and how to grow and harvest herbs.  Guests will take home some seeds where they can cultivate their own to make herbal infusions and herbal balms.

Call to action

Register your interest, tick the skin care experience – Click here

Give us a call or drop me an email – 0488999045 or

Acknowledgement of Country

The Bolt acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the djandak (country) on which this experience takes place, the Dja Dja Wurrung People.  We pay our respects to their elders, past, present, and emerging.