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Start with feta, Ros. It's relatively easy. There is a three part video in the cheese making group here: http://brisbanelocalfood.ning.com/group/cheese-makers (along with the blue and halloumi). You will need min-measuring spoons, rennet and culture starters. Most of the rest of the equipment you'll have in your kitchen. I do a lesson for $40 which uses my stuff and teaches feta and ricotta. It only takes 2 to 3 hours. If you get into it, I am a distributor for Green Living Australia so I can get you a kit or other things a bit cheaper.