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Events & Workshops

Upcoming workshops and events to ensure you are always up to date on the latest and most innovative building products.

Current Events & Workshops

Bowens Belmont Re-opening Event

We’ve refurbished our Belmont store, so it is bigger and better than ever.

It is a FREE local event with live demonstrations, FREE food and drinks, FREE merchandise, and the chance to chat with builders and trades from the area.

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Become wedi Certified in 2024

This free workshop provides hands-on training to build a waterproof shower in just 2 hours. You also have an opportunity to become certified wedi installers with a 10-year manufacturing warranty upon completion.

FREE food and drinks will also be available to keep you full and hydrated.

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Past Events & Workshops

2023 Events

  • Meet me @ Bowens Warragul

    100 builders and trades around the Gippsland area were invited to Meet Me at Bowens Warragul on Thursday, September 14, from 2 to 4 pm.

    Hosted by John Bowen and aligning with the R U OK? Day, this event gave them access to the latest NCC Changes and industry solutions.

  • Bowens Women in Trade 2023

    We welcomed over 500 builders and trades to the Bowens Women in Trade event at the Timber Yard, Port Melbourne. Together with 5 panellists, we’ve had many empowering discussions about breaking the bias in the building and construction industries.

    “The more equal we are, the better we’ll be.”

    Here’s What You’ve Missed

  • Bowens Cheltenham Opening Celebration

    We welcomed over 150 builders and trades to our Bowens Cheltenham Opening Celebration. As one of our newest stores across Bowens network, we’re looking forward to helping you find the right product at every stage of your project.

    In Case You Missed It

  • Bowens Hastings Opening

    Over 200 builders and trades from the Mornington Peninsula attended our Bowens Hastings Opening event. After a long rebuild process, the staff were beyond excited to show off their new facility to the local builders.

    In Case You Missed It

2022 Events

  • Bowens Warragul Opening Celebration

    Bowens celebrated the opening of its 17th store, located in Warragul with more than 300 builders and trades. As one of our newest and biggest stores, Bowens Warragul will play an important role in giving local builders access to our quality building supplies.

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  • Become a 2022 All American Roofing Trained Installer

    In these workshops, builders had a chance to learn the necessary techniques and procedures to easily install roofing shingles.

    For more information about the All American Roofing (AAR) workshop, please contact our Product Innovation Specialist Andrew Healey at [email protected]

    Find out more about ARR shingles

  • Become wedi Certified in 2022

    The wedi training focused on hands-on training where we built a fully waterproof Shower in 2 hours vs the traditional 4 days.

    For more information about the wedi workshop, please contact our Product Innovation Specialist Andrew Healey at [email protected]

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  • Bowens Building + Innovation Expo 2022

    The long-awaited Bowens Building and Innovation Expo 2022 returned to Melbourne on Wednesday, 7 September 2022 to celebrate the newest and most innovative products now available to builders across the industry.

    Read more about how the day went, the big winners and how the game is changing for Australian builders.

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  • Women in Trade 2022

    Bowens hosted the Women in Trade event for the second year in a row celebrating International Women’s Day, and working to #BreakTheBias in the construction industry. 

    Catch the full event recap in the link below.

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