We have crafted a what’s on shortlist that contains the must-know events, activities and must-see attractions for you experience and mark on your to-do list for the upcoming months. From music, theatre and arts to sports, food and leisure activities, there’s so much to see and do in our area so be sure to check our list on a regular basis to stay up-to-date on all things trending in our local area.

01

Eight Hours Day Tasmania

11 March 2024

Eight Hours Day has its origins in the eight-hour day movement which advocated eight hours for work eight hours for recreation and eight hours for rest.

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02

Mona Foma

2 March 2024

Hit a Morning Meditation in the Fairy Dell, laze around on the grass / have a swim, then settle in for an evening concert.

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03

Red Hot Summer Tour

17 February 2024

Enjoy the annual series of multi-artist events that tour Australia including spectacular regional locations and local destinations.

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04

Launceston Cup

28 February 2024

The 2024 Launceston Cup is a Group Three race (2400m) worth $250,000. Let’s Join the excitement! 

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05

Dark Side of the Moon

21 January 2024

 Dark Side of the Moon is ready to immerse you in a full-dome musical spectacular set to the band’s iconic soundtrack.

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06

Festivale 2024

4 February 2024

Festivale is Tasmania’s premium summer event, a three-day celebration designed to showcase Tasmanian food, beverages, and entertainment.

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07

50 Shades

9 December 2023

This extraordinary evening promises to captivate you with a unique blend of elegance, mystery, and entertainment.

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08

Pseudo Echo - The Ultimate Tour 

17 November 2023

Pseudo Echo are back with their “Ultimate” tour 2023, which coincides with the release of the “Ultimate” double album & DVD.

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09

Echoes of Pink Floyd

10 November 2023

The best songs from the Delicate Sound of Thunder tour, and the smash hits and stadium anthems they know and love.

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10

Memories of Elvis

16 September 2023

Fewer still achieve a kind of immortality and of those, there has only ever been one King, Elvis Aaron Presley.

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11

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

26 October 2023

The festival is the Banff Mountain Film Festival’s more outrageous, adventurous little sibling and is characterized by ‘Oh my God’ moments!

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12

AFL Match

13 August 2023

The exciting match between Hawthorn and Western Bulldogs, where fierce competition awaits!

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13

Ascent

2 August 2023

Sydney Dance Company presents Ascent, an inspired triple bill consisting of two world premieres from renowned choreographers.

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14

The Woman in Black

5 – 15 July

Provides a pleasurable ripple of fear down one’s spine and an uncomfortable lurch in the pit of one’s stomach.

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15

Chocolate Starfish

17 June

‘Bat Out of Hell’ – the album and show that kicked off Chocolate Starfish’s acclaimed Classic Album Series – is back

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16

Bjorn Again

25 May 2023

Bjorn Again is One of the most entertaining rock shows in the world today (Time Out, New York) and will play all the biggest ABBA hits!

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17

McGrath Running Festival

11 June 2023

Tasmanian distance running fans can rejoice, with the return of the biggest running event in Launceston.

 

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18

AFL Matches

21  May 2023

The City of Launceston has proudly hosted the Hawthorn Football Club at University of Tasmania Stadium for the past 22 years!

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19

 Hawks v Crows

23 April 2023

 

The Hawks will return to UTAS Stadium Launceston in Tasmania for four matches in 2023.

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20

Rocketman In Concert 

Mar. 24th, 2023

When it comes to performing the music and having the look of Sir Elton John, there are few that embody the presence and uncanny likeness quite like Greg Andrew. He owns the stage, channels the music, and has audiences believing it could really be the man himself! With his virtuosic piano playing, combined with his vocal timbre, it is no surprise that Greg chose to showcase the music of his hero Sir Elton John in Rocketman the blockbuster movie soundtrack, live in concert.

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21

Riverbend Blues 2023

15 April 2023

The Boathouse Centre – Launceston (Invermay , TAS)

It’s back! Riverbend Blues 2023 will be a feast of some of the best blues acts around Tas, plus an amazing interstate band, on Saturday 15th April at The Boathouse Function Centre on Northbank. 

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22

AFL - Hawthorn v North Melbourne

1 April 2023

UTAS Stadium Launceston in Tasmania

The Hawks will return to UTAS Stadium Launceston in Tasmania for their upcoming game against the Kangaroos.

23

Don McLean

26 April 2023

Don McLean is a Grammy award honoree, a Songwriter Hall of Fame member, a BBC Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, and his smash hit “American Pie” resides in the Library of Congress National Recording Registry and was named a top 5 song of the 20th Century by the Recording Industry of America (RIAA).

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24

MONA FOMA

25

LAUNCESTON CUP  2023

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