Hobart What’s On

The BCL Hobart What’s On pages have one events page per month. These pages have public holidays, school holidays and major events. Pages also include theatres, cinemas, festivals and other things to do.

See pages for each month: January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December | Find out more about posting your event here.

Theatres in Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Theatres Tasmanian Theatre Company is Tasmania’s hottest theatre company, creating beautiful, entertaining and powerful stories that resonate with local and national audiences. Is Theatre. Is Good. Playhouse Theatre Salamanca Arts Centre Theatre North Including the Princess Theatre in Launceston Theatre Royal, Hobart Terrapin Puppet Theatre Company The Old Nick Company Inc has been presenting… Read More

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Places To Go in Tasmania Australia

General Attractions Hobart & Tasmania The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts Virtual Parliamentary Tour see website about visits. State Library of Tasmania Blooming Tasmania Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery… Read More

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Museums and Historical Places To Go in Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Historical Attractions The Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration – A privately run museum on Bruny Island in Southern Tasmania. Cascades Female Factory Historic Site tours available to learn about the experiences of the female convicts who worked in the factory and to explore the archaeological digs, the Memorial Garden, and the Matron’s Cottage. Lady… Read More

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Live Music Venues in Hobart and Tasmania

Tasmanian Live Music Venues Country Club Tasmania – Prospect Vale, Launceston. Launceston Saloon – 191 Charles Street, Launceston. Republic Bar & Cafe – 299 Elizabeth St, Hobart. Syrup Nightclub – 39 Salamanca Pl, Hobart. Tattersalls Hotel – 112 Murray St, Hobart. UniBar @ University of Tasmania Wrest Point Entertainment Centre – 410 Sandy Bay Rd… Read More

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Cinemas in Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Cinemas CMax – Best St, Devonport. Metro Cinemas – Cnr Marine Tce & Wilmot St, Burnie. Tasmanian State Cinema – Licensed café and cinema in Elizabeth St, North Hobart. Village Cinemas – Eastlands, Glenorchy, Hobart and Launceston. Post your events on the forum to appear to appear in our What’s On pages – (here’s… Read More

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Concerts and Festivals Tasmania Australia

Productions / Festivals / Special Events in Tasmania Antarctic Tasmania – Mid Winter Festival The Australian Wooden Boat Festival, Sullivans Cove Cygnet Folk Festival: Tasmania’s folk, world and roots music event. Hobart Fringe Festival Hobart Taste Festival The Longest Night Film Festival The Salamanca Arts Centre (SAC) is a non-profit, self-supporting Arts Centre, housed in… Read More

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Exhibitions and Galleries Tasmania Australia

Exhibitions & Galleries Tasmania Art Society of Tasmania Devonport Regional Gallery – 45-47 Stewart St, Devonport. Goulburn Gallery – 89-91 Goulburn Street, West Hobart. Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) 655 Main Road Berriedale, Hobart Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Salamanca Arts Centre State Library of Tasmania Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery –… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania Australia in January

January 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 1 January (Monday) 2018 – New Years Day (Public Holiday) – it’s a long weekend! Cygnet Folk Festival Music and Movement – A folk, world and roots music event including dance, arts and music. Cygnet is about 50km south of Hobart. Devonport Cup Tamar Valley Folk Festival The festival… Read More

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What’s On in February in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

February 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 6 February (Tuesday) 2018 – School Term 1 begins. Teachers start on the 1st and students start on the Wednesday 8th. (see AU school holiday dates) Chinese New Year (For Chinese New Year party and costume ideas see ThemesForParties: Oriental). 6 February (Tuesday) 2018 – New Zealand (Waitangi) Day… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania Australia in March

March 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 6 March (Tuesday) 2018 – King Island Show – held on the first Tuesday in March. Local holiday only. 8 March (Thursday) 2018 – International Women’s Day 12 March (Monday) 2018 – Eight Hours Day – Public Holiday on the second Monday in March (see AU public holidays)… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania in April

April 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery Day 1 April (Sunday) 2018 – Daylight saving ends 3.00 am– put your clocks back 1 hour See time zones for more information. 2 April 2018 – Easter Monday – Public Holiday 3 April 2018 – Easter Tuesday – Restricted public holiday in… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania Australia in May

May 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania Australian Office Professionals Day – Visit our Secretary’s Day page for gift ideas. International Composting Awareness Week Australia (ICAW), is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness about the importance of this valuable organic resource and to promote compost use, knowledge and products. We can… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania Australia in June

June 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 5 June – World Environment Day – Commemorated each year on 5 June, is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action. 11 June (Monday) 2018 – Queen’s Birthday – (see AU school and… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania in July

July is mid-winter in Tasmania. July 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania NAIDOC Week is held in the first full week of July. It is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that Indigenous Australians make to our country and our… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania in August

Celebrate the end of winter with chocolate and books – what a way to spend August in Tasmania! August 2018 in Hobart and Tasmania 12 August (Sunday) 2018 –  Chocolate Winterfest is Latrobe’s wickedly delicious festival celebrating all things chocolate as you escape from the bleakness of winter. Be indulged by events individually or successively… Read More

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September in Hobart and Tasmania

September 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 2 September (Sunday) 2018 – Father’s Day – (See Father’s Day Gift ideas here.) 3 September (Monday) 2018 – Australian National Flag Day – The Australian Flag was first raised on this day in 1901. 19 September (Wednesday) 2018 – Talk Like a Pirate Day – See the… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania in October

There are lots of local shows in Tasmania in October including the Royal Hobart Show. October 2018 – Events in Hobart and Tasmania National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of activities designed to increase awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems and accelerate the uptake of these in the… Read More

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What’s on in Hobart and Tasmania in November

November 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania 5 November (Monday) 2018 – Recreation Day – Public holiday in all parts of the State which do not observe the Royal Hobart Regatta public holiday in February 6 November (Tuesday) 2018 – Melbourne Cup Day For Cup Day costumes, outfits, and party ideas see ThemesForParties.com.au 11 November… Read More

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December in Hobart and Tasmania

Summer, Christmas and the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. December 2018 Events in Hobart and Tasmania  December (Monday) 2018 – International Day of People with Disability – Aims to promote an understanding of people with a disability and encourage support for their dignity, rights and well-being. 5 December (Wednesday) 2018 – International Volunteer Day is… Read More

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