Tasmania Events

Every third week of October, National Water Week makes a splash across Australia, inspiring individuals, communities and organisations to work together to build awareness around the value of water. Access to clean water is hugely...

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

CBCA Book Week 2020 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 22 to 28 August 2020 Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools,...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

PERTH singer-songwriter Mel Kay is releasing a song for our times, giving hope to those in lockdown life. The Inbetween is her reminder that being physically alone is not the same as being lonely and...

 Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth June, Sydney June

Botanic Gardens Day is held across Australia and New Zealand on the last Sunday in May each year. BOTANIC GARDENS DAY PANEL DISCUSSION JOIN US LIVE! To capture where botanic gardens are positioned in 2020,...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Darwin NT May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

The first publicly live-streamed panel for the 2020 National Bushfire and Climate Summit has just been announced, streaming on 9 June 2020. Hosted by six-time Walkley Award winner Kerry O’Brien and Former NSW Fire &...

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June

Faustus (UK) in concert, Wed 15th January (Hobart) Faustus are three of the leading lights of their generation: Benji Kirkpatrick (Steeleye Span, Seth Lakeman Band, Bellowhead), Saul Rose (Waterson:Carthy, Whapweazel, War Horse) and Paul Sartin...

 Hobart January

10 to 12 January 2020 - 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.

 Hobart January

Henley-on-Mersey is Latrobe's celebration of Australia Day each year. Ferret racing, a highlight at Henley-on-Mersey, creates great excitement and anticipation amongst the audience but is also steeped in tradition when ferrets were used to farm...

 Hobart January

Friday 31st January & Saturday 1st February 2020 The Festival of King Island takes place in the picturesque Currie Harbour and brings a broad range of Australia’s best folk, blues, indy, surf, funk, rock, country,...

 Hobart February, Hobart January

Held at ANZAC Park, Ulverstone on the last Sunday in February, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm. The Festival in the Park is a major celebration of lifestyle, food, wine and entertainment of Tasmania's North West Coast....

 Hobart February

SteamFest will be Saturday 7th to Monday 9th March 2020. Since 1994, the Tasmanian SteamFest has been held on the second weekend of every March (a long weekend here!) in the lovely town of Sheffield...

 Hobart March

International Mural Fest 2020 will be now held on the week commencing Sunday 1st November till Saturday 7th November 2020. International Mural Fest is both a mural art competition and festival held annually at Easter...

 Hobart November

14 February (Friday) 2020 – V-Day – A global movement to stop violence against women and girls.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

International Compost Awareness Week Australia (ICAW), is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness of the importance of  compost, a valuable organic resource and to promote compost use, knowledge and products. We...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. Count wild pollinators in your local environment to help build a database on wild pollinator activity. Wild Pollinator...

 Adelaide April, Brisbane Queensland April, Canberra April, Darwin NT April, Hobart April, Melbourne April, Perth April, Sydney April

8 March (Sunday) 2020 is International Women’s Day

 Adelaide March, Brisbane Queensland March, Canberra March, Darwin NT March, Hobart March, Melbourne March, Perth March, Sydney March

28 March (Saturday) 2020 – Earth Hour – Switch off your lights from 8:30pm to 9:30pm to send a message about climate change. Of course you don't need to stop at this one day.  Use this...

 Adelaide March, Brisbane Queensland March, Canberra March, Darwin NT March, Hobart March, Melbourne March, Perth March, Sydney March

14 February (Friday) 2020 – Valentine’s Day See Valentine’s Day gift ideas or book a romantic adventure for two.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

The World Soil Day campaign aims to connect people with soils and raise awareness on their critical importance in our lives. The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS), in 2002, made a resolution proposing the...

 Adelaide December, Brisbane Queensland December, Canberra December, Darwin NT December, Hobart December, Melbourne December, Perth December, Sydney December

A culturally rich community with music, exhibitions, performances and the celebration of the simpler things of life during October. See the website for a full list of events. www.burnieshines.com Burnie is approximately 148 km north-west...

 Hobart October

The North East Rivers Festivals is the major festival of the year for the Dorset Region in NE Tasmania. The festival recognizes and celebrates the important of rivers in the North East and draws together...

 Hobart October

Colours of Wynyard is a three week calendar of events in and around Wynyard that coincides with the stunning spring colours of tulips in bloom and the vivid yellows of Australia’s national floral emblem, the...

 Hobart October

21 to 24 October 2020 Royal Hobart Show Hobart Showground 2 Howard Road Glenorchy www.hobartshowground.com.au/royalhobartshow

 Hobart October

September 2020 Junction Arts Festival is a young annual multi-arts festival featuring five days and nights of playful, interactive and ambitious contemporary art, music and performance from leading local, national and international artists. The spaces...

 Hobart September

The 2019 Devonport Jazz Festival Festival kicks off on Thursday 25 July and runs through to Sunday 28th July Devonport Jazz is an annual music festival in the City of Devonport on Tasmania's northwest coast....

 Hobart July

Refugee Week is Australia's peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society. Refugee Week is always held from Sunday to Saturday...

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June

2 February each year is World Wetlands Day to raise global awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and our planet. This day also marks the date of the adoption of the Convention...

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

26 January (Sunday) 2020 – Australia Day / Invasion Day / Survival Day The official Australia Day Council website has details of events all around Australia, a “toolkit” to help you organise events, teaching resources...

 Adelaide January, Brisbane Queensland January, Canberra January, Darwin NT January, Hobart January, Melbourne January, Perth January, Sydney January

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...

 Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland July, Canberra July, Darwin NT July, Hobart July, Melbourne July, Perth July, Sydney July

Thousands of events will be held across the country in May to say thank you to the 6 million Australians who volunteer their time. The week-long celebration will include breakfasts, morning/afternoon teas, and luncheons, as...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Darwin NT May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

Sunday, 2 August 2020 is National Tree Day, a community tree planting event organised by Planet Ark. To get involved or find your nearest site, check the website. Friday 31 July 2020 is Schools Tree...

 Adelaide August, Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland August, Brisbane Queensland July, Canberra August, Canberra July, Darwin NT August, Darwin NT July, Environment & Climate Change Action, Hobart August, Hobart July, Melbourne August, Melbourne July, Perth August, Perth July, Sydney August, Sydney July

Commemorated each year on 5 June, World Environment Day is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June