What's On | Thursday 30th June 2016..
** Charity | Fundraisers Events **
|Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2016|
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea offers the opportunity to come together and share a cuppa, whilst helping those affected by cancer.
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is one of Australia’s most well-loved fundraising events, and plays a vital role in..
** Children | Family Events **
|Fun For Kids | Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery|
The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) has loads of fun things for kids to do all year round.
TMAG has year round activities and special holiday programs designed to get kids involved and excited about history and art.
** Competitions | Fun & Games Events **
|Crimson App Pitch Competition|
Budding entrepreneurs in Year 8 – Year 12 across Australia are invited to enter the inaugural Crimson App Pitch Competition, for their chance to secure $3000 worth of seed funding, to help develop their idea into a reality.
Entry is free and appli..
** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **
|Dispossessions and Possessions|
The Henry Hunter Galleries on Level 2 will take you on a journey through significant periods in the history of Tasmanian art and design, from the early 1800s to the present day.
In Dispossessions and Possessions, explore treasures of our Colonial ..
|Islands to Ice|
Islands to Ice examines the definitions, perceptions and mythology of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean. It explores the places, the people, the creatures and the phenomena that make the great southern wilderness a world of its own.
It is an invi..
|Mathieu Briand | ET IN LIBERTALIA EGO, VOL. II|
ET IN LIBERTALIA EGO, VOL. II
2 SEPTEMBER 2015 – 11 JULY 2016
'A giant fish led us there, a storm whirled us to this isle. In the wilderness of space, we found …'
- Jeanette Winterson
When French artist Mathieu Briand swam fro..
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** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Progress and Politics|
Progress and Politics is a permanent art exhibition at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Henry Hunter Galleries, Level 2.
Our Contemporary Art collections come to the fore in Progress and Politics, which examines how Tasmanian artists have exp..
|Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery | Open|
The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) is a unique cultural tourism attraction, embracing the diverse treasures of art, history and science. It's just a short walk from anywhere on Hobart’s waterfront, and features activities suitable for visito..
** Festivals | Fairs Events **
|Festival of Voices 2016|
FESTIVAL OF VOICES
30 JUNE TO 10 JULY 2016
HOBART | LAUNCESTON | EAST COAST | TASMANIA
LET'S FILL THIS TOWN WITH VOICES
Festival of Voices transforms our towns into singing cities every July.
As Australia's premier celebration of the voice..
** Historical Locations & Tours Events **
|Port Arthur | Day Tours|
There is far more to see and do at the Port Arthur Historic Sites than you can fit into a couple of hours.
Staying a night or two in the area will give you time to experience our Historic Ghost Tour, dine at Felons Bistro and explore the Tasman P..
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
Island Markets in Moonah is Hobart's only all-weather, under-cover, family-friendly central market.
The largest live and fresh seafood market in Tasmania, the Island Markets is also home to the Fresh Central Markets, for fruit, vegetables, meat, d..
** Museum & Science Events **
The Phenomena Factory is Tasmania's newest and most exciting interactive science centre!
The Phenomena Factory is a free-entry interactive science centre providing hands-on education for kids of all ages. You can challenge yourself in the Percepti..
|Planetarium at Inveresk|
The QVMAG Planetarium is where you will see astronomical concepts demonstrated in a way this is both dramatic and scientifically accurate.
The Launceston Planetarium is located at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Inveresk.
** Trips | Tours Events **
|Cadbury Chocolate Factory|
Hobart's Cadbury Chocolate Factory is a local icon that produces the smooth, milky, "glass and a half" chocolate that the company has become world-famous for.
See the art of producing this taste phenomenon in action, experience the full range of ..
|Paper Making Tour|
In the 1990s Creative Paper began as a Work for the Dole project, exploring paper making by hand, using traditional methods and unique local fibres.
Fibres as unique as roo poo and wombat poo, apple pulp, lavender and rainforest leaves. All manner..