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Chinese Visit

September 18, 2014
After touching down in Launceston last night a group of 31 Chinese investors will spent the next couple of days looking at opportunities in the states dairy industry. The Group is expected to visit…

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Invermay Primary 125 Year Celebrations

Students, teachers and staff, both past and present are invited to the school to help celebrate the milestone Location: Invermay Primary (35-43 Mayne St. Invermay) Friday 14th November – 11am to 1pm Saturday 15th November – 10am to 3pm If you have any… read more >

A Place To Call Home - 1950's Picnic

Members of the “Save A Place To Call Home” facebook group are dedicated to coercing Channel 7 into reversing their decision to cease the wonderful Australian TV drama – “A Place To Call Home”. On Sunday 26th October, a 1950’s inspired picnic will be held at… read more >

Waverley Primary School Early Years Open Day

Location: Waverley Primary School (6 Naroo St. Waverley) Will be held on Friday 17th October in the Early Years Playground from 10.30-12.30 There will be lots of great activities, a jumping castle, free snacks and coffee available! Come along and find out… read more >

Launceston North Uniting Market Day and Carboot Sale

Launceston North Uniting are holding a Market Day & Carboot Sale on Saturday 4th October from 9am-1pm Stall Holders are welcome Location: 128-132 George Town Road, Newnham For more information or to book a spot please contact Pru on 0438 355 635 Or email… read more >

The Veteran Car Club Spring Swap Meet

The Veteran Car Club Aust Tas are holding their Spring Swap Meet on Sunday September 28th at the Willis Street Car Park, Launceston next to the National Auto Museum. This is Tasmania’s premiere automotive swap meet so come along and buy or sell car parts,… read more >

Longford Primary School Shopping Night

Come and enjoy a night of fun while supporting a fabulous school and local small business. Bales of hay, grocery vouchers, meal vouchers, beauty vouchers, quality toys, jewellery and much much more will be up for grabs through a Silent Auction on the night!… read more >

Seniors Week Activities in Riverlinks

Wednesday 15 October 10am - Healing service at St Oswald's, Trevallyn Thursday 16 October 10am - Card making at St David's Riverside Friday 17 October 11am - "Hearing The Sounds You Love" - A presentation on the benefits of early intervention of hearing loss.… read more >

'Laughter is the best Medicine' Tasmanian Comedy Tour

'Laughter is the best medicine’ Tasmanian comedy tour Comics on the Run will soon be delighting audiences on their inaugural Camp Quality ‘Laughter is the best medicine’ Tasmanian Tour, with a fantastic line-up of Australian Comedians. The hilarious Nelson… read more >

Trista's Dance Station

Located at Trista’s Dance Station (in Pycsam) 50 Glen Dhu St A FREE dance program will run daily during the school holidays except on weekends Visit www.tristasdancestation.net.au for further information and to book! read more >

'Young Seeds' African Fundraising Dinner

Young Seeds is a very small organisation, committed to assisting and supporting orphans and vulnerable children in South Sudan to access their right to education and to life itself. 'Young Seeds' African Fundraising Dinner: 5.00pm - 10.00pm - Saturday 20th… read more >

Garage sale / Market to raise funds for Lizzy Blanks

Garage sale / Market to raise funds / Sausage sizzle for Lizzy Blanks. A local lady whose daughter suffers a medical condition and frequently travels to Melbourne for treatment. On Saturday the 27th September 2014At the Launceston RSL Club, 313 Wellington St,… read more >

12 Noon Concert At Birralee Hall

12 Noon Concert At Birralee Hall, Birralee road Westbury, TAS 7303 Sunday 19th October Vintage Tractor display. Prize for best tractor cowboy. 25 Various local artists, including Bobby Young, Sandra Pearn and living on country. Prize for most popular artist… read more >


OVERLAND JACK Overland Jack is a party of nine hiking the Overland Track in Tasmania, with Jack Duffy being backpacked by his father Chris Duffy over the distance required to complete the adventure (65 km over 6 days). Jack, an 8 year old boy with cerebral… read more >

Run For A Wish (RFAW)

Run For A Wish (RFAW) RFAW is a 6.4km Charity Fun Run/Walk aimed at securing participation from all levels of the community, and a 400m Aurora Dash for children under 12 years. Run for a Wish is not about the elite runner. It is about encouraging family and… read more >

Mummy's Made it Market

Saturday October 4th , 10AM - 2PM Salvation Army, 111 Elizabeth Street ,Launceston Gold coin entry, Lucky door prizes to be won Mummy Made It Markets are a well-known brand and well established in Tasmania, people flock along and know what to expect. There… read more >

Car Boot Sale

Car Boot Sale Waverley Primary School, 6 Naroo St, Waverley TAS 7250 10am – 2pm 25th October 2014 BBQ, Refreshments and Cake Stall. Book now. Only $10 (non-refundable). Ph. 63391455 NOW to book your space! read more >

Launceston Ladies Choir Annual Concert

Launceston Ladies Choir Annual Concert Sunday 21st September 2014 At 2.30pm Trinity Uniting Church Corner of Balfour and Margaret Streets. Donation – Adults $10.00 Children Free A donation from the proceeds will be made to Huntington’s Tasmania. Please note:… read more >

The Great ice Bucket Challenge

Masonic Peace Haven has conducted a fundraiser to raise money for the motor neurone Association and a member of their maintenance staff, who has been diagnosed with the debilitating disease. The event will be held Saturday 13th September – 11am – 1pm The… read more >

'A Night in Paris' Gala Dinner and Auction

The evening will be held Saturday 18th October at 6.30pm to raise much needed funds for the New Horizons Club – providing sport and recreation opportunities for people with a disability. Come along for an amazing evening with show stopping entertainment Don’t… read more >

Launceston Scale Model Club Expo

The Launceston Scale Model Club is holding their annual expo of Hobbies, Models and Collectables on Saturday 25th October. Donations will be collected on the day supporting give me 5 for kids. Time: 9am – 5pm Location: RACT Stands, Aurora Stadium - Inveresk… read more >

Photography and Visual Arts Group Exhibition

Mole Creek Photography and Visual Arts Group Exhibition Held at the Mole Creek Memorial Hall on the 13th and 14th September Time: 10am-4pm on both days. For more information please contact Karen – 0418 990 075 Or Email philipnkaren@bigpond.com read more >


The Launceston Horticultural Society will be holding its annual spring flower show featuring daffodils and camellias, at St. Ailbes Hall Margaret Street Launceston on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st September, 2014 Floral art will also be featured at this show… read more >

Prostate Cancer Info and Support Sessions

Prostate Cancer Info and Support Sessions Five informative sessions delivered by cancer specialists and other health professionals. Learn about prostate cancer, treatment and self-management options with useful practical advice. Find out about support… read more >

Launceston Community Legal Centre Advice sessions

WHAT? Volunteer solicitors at the Clinic will provide clients, in 30 minute appointments, a one-off FREE advice session. There are no constraints on what legal issues for which clients may seek advice. However, Clients will be paired with solicitors who have… read more >

Baby & Kids Market

Baby & Kids Market Saturday 22nd November 2014 St Albies Hall, 46 Margaret street, Launceston Start Time: 9am End Time: 12pm Market selling good quality second hand baby and kids goods, great chance for local mums and dads to buy clothes, toys and other baby… read more >

Fund raising Event: Jacko's World Challenge 2015

Come along to see a large collection of party plan, local crafts and local business all under one roof! A fund raising event to help Jackson who has taken the challenge of participating in a World Challenge to Vietnam and Laos with Queechy High School in… read more >

Tasmanian Dog Training Program

Assisting you to train dogs to be useful companions. Classes: Sun. mornings at Churchill Park, Foster Street end. Beginners and puppies 9.30am. Grades 10.45am. Enquiries – 0474 225 192 or Email tasdogclub@gmail.com read more >

Queechy High School Leavers Reunion 1984

1984 Queechy High School Leavers Reunion.To be held on the 4th October at Hotel Launceston, Brisbane Street Launceston. Starting at 7pm. $30 per person includes finger food. Come along and share some stories and catch up with one another.For more information… read more >

The book Archer’s of Van Diemen’s Land

A second edition of the book Archer’s of Van Diemen’s Land is being published. If you are a descendent of the Archer family and have received family data forms to complete, please complete these and return them as soon as possible. If you are a descendent and… read more >

Social Indoor Bowls

Social Indoor Bowls Summerdale indoor bowls club. Meets every Friday 1pm – 4pm 297 Westbury Road, Prospect (Next door to Allen’s) All Welcome Easy to learn, Gentle Exercise For more information please call Gertrude – 6331 9873 read more >

Northern Rangers Soccer

Northern Rangers Soccer Join the Northern ranger soccer club , we have teams in every state wide division and are TOP of the ladder and you can become a member! The standards are HIGH and the atmosphere is GREAT!!! For further information please call 0466 973… read more >

Tasmania Gun Club

Tasmania Gun Club All clay target shooters welcome, Free coaching for new members and juniors. Practice everyone Wednesday from 1pm, competition 2 Sundays monthly. 200 Nile Road Evandale. For more information please call 6391 8577 read more >

Riverside Table Tennis Club

Riverside Table Tennis Club Need social players for ladies Tennis Group Who play on Tuesday and Fridays 9am – 12 Noon approx.. At the Riverside Tennis Club, Eden Street Anyone interested in playing please call Jan 63446572 or Amy 6331 4627 read more >

Launceston Patchwork and Quilters

Launceston Patchwork and Quilters Meet every Thursday From 9.30am – 2.00pm At Punchbowl Christian Centre, Punchbowl Road New member welcome. For more information please call Marlene 6344 7467 read more >

Australian Navy Cadets Launceston

Australian Navy Cadets Launceston If you want excitement , enjoy power boating , sailing and adventure activities? Boys and girls aged between 12-1/2 and 20 Be part of a great team and join now. Parades Friday 6.45 – 9.15pm for more information please Email:… read more >


Crossroads A Christian fellowship with people with disabilities . Evenings cover a wide variety of activities. Meetings 6-8pm South Launceston 1st Tuesday of every month With Janet – 6344 2679 And North Launceston 3rd Tuesday of the month with Margaret – 6395… read more >

Launceston walking Club

Launceston walking Club Bush walking in the Tasmanian wilderness with day and overnight every weekend, also cycling, kayaking, caving and social Meetings 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month At 7.30pm, LCGS Lyttleton Street For more information please call –… read more >

Exeter Charity Knitters

Exeter Charity Knitters For anyone who knits or crochets or would like to learn. We meet on the second Friday on the month At Tresca community centre in Exeter We create items to donate to various charities and organisations. Donations of wool are greatly… read more >

Choir of High Hopes

Choir of High Hopes Meets every Wednesday between 10.30am-12.00pm At City Mission, Fredrick Street New and old Members Welcome For more information please call Merelyn 6334 0965 or David 6335 0151 No experience necessary read more >

Launceston A Capella Choir

Launceston A Capella Choir Singcognito Community Choir Meets every Monday between 7-9pm At the music room block H Launceston College New Members Welcome For more information please call Jean 6344 7222 or David 63340151 During School Terms only read more >

Sing Australia – Launceston

Sing Australia – Launceston Meets every Thursday between 7-9pm At the music room block H Launceston College Reading music not a requirement All Voices Welcome For more information please call 0409 913 554 or 6394 4713 read more >

Northern Motor Cycle Riders Assoc

Northern Motor Cycle Riders Assoc Meets 1st Wednesday of every month At Archers Manor, Newham 7pm for 7.30pm Start For more information please call Judi 0409 291 024 read more >

Girls Day Out

Girls Day Out Girls Day Out is Tasmania’s largest female lifestyle expo and is this year coming to Launceston, to be held at Albert Hall, 25 October 2014, 10am - 4pm. With fashion shows, Q&A forums, cooking demonstrations, live music and more than 80… read more >

George Town Baha'i Group

George Town Baha'i Group The George Town Baha'i Group holds regular meetings to reflect on the writings of the worlds religions. Baha'is believe in the underlying unity and oneness of the world religion. they meet every third Saturday of the month at 4pm. At… read more >

Tassie Drum Circle

Tassie Drum Circle Free Community Drum Circle First and Third Sunday of the Month 10am -12pm noon drumming All types of drum and skill levels welcome First Sunday Cataract Gorge (Stone bunker near swimming pool) Third Sunday City Park Launceston (Band… read more >

Launceston Philatelic Society Limited Stamp Market

Stamp MarketStamps, Covers, Coins, Postcards and StationerySaturday 20th September 201410:00am - 4:00pm at Max Fry Hall, Gorge Road Travallyn. Admission is freeFor more information please go to our web site http://www.launphilatelic.freeservers.com read more >

Launceston Gaming Club

The Launceston Gaming Club meets every Thursday and Friday night, at the Soldiers Memorial Hall, St Leonards, from 7pm-midnight. If you like Miniature Wargaming, card or board games, we play a variety and are open to new games, so come along and satisfy the… read more >

Mind Moves Chess Club

This is a chess club held every Monday, at Windsor Community Health Precinct, 1 Windsor drive, Riverside, from 6-7pm during school terms, for all kids aged 5-18 years with a special invitation to gifted, autism spectrum and ADHD kids. The benefits of chess… read more >