Events held throughout the day include: – The feature race of the day, the National Penny Farthing Championship. The fastest eight riders advance through heats in to the final, which is over 4 laps of the circuit, a total distance of one mile. – Separate championship races for ladies, juniors (under 16), veterans 1 (50+), 2 (60+), 3 … Read More
Woolmers will be displaying thousands of roses, as well as over 80 stalls ranging from wine, food, jewellery, art and crafts, at their annual Festival of Roses. There will be some wonderful activities for children on the day. Woolmers Estate, near the historic town of Longford, is a unique and fascinating reflection of colonial life in Tasmania and is one … Read More
Open Garden Weekend Longford Blooms, Longford’s Open Garden weekend, celebrates Longford’s beautiful gardens in spring, in conjunction with the Woolmers Festival of Roses. This year’s gardens include two historic gardens that have never been opened before, and many other local gardens. Also on offer will be plant stalls, craft, food and champagne. Tickets are available on the day and … Read More
Gardenfest is Entally House’s annual celebration of spring. Featuring a wide variety of stalls from plants, garden ornaments & homewares, there is something for the whole family. Our Farmyard is full of delicious food & beverage options, to keep you fuelled as you enjoy the stunning gardens & outbuilding, all maintained by the Friends of Entally volunteer group. Your furry, … Read More
Held annually in the picturesque township of Deloraine in northern Tasmania, an amazing array of talented artists and craftspeople exhibit and demonstrate their work as part of the Tasmanian Craft Fair. The Tasmanian Craft Fair is the largest display, sale and working demonstration of all types of crafts in the Southern Hemisphere, held annually over 4 days at the start … Read More
The Chamber Music Festival returns to the exquisite Georgian village of Evandale and then moves through glorious countryside to Longford and Hagley. Another stop at the remarkable World heritage listed Brickendon Estate for the final gala concert will be a real highlight, as will lunch with the musicians overlooking the lake at Josef Chromy Vineyard. Musically, there are well-known chamber … Read More
A selection of early spring gardens of blossoms and bulbs within easy distance round the town. Plant stalls and country hospitality. Entry is just $5/person and covers all gardens. Tickets available on the day from 5 King St. Campbell Town.
The Longford Jazz Festival will take place again over the weekend of the 20th to the 22nd of September 2019.
Woolmers Estate together with Shannons, welcomes the 3rd annual Convicts to Classics Car & Bike Show returns to Woolmers Estate on Sunday 15th September 2019. Quality food and drinks will be available plus live music and raffles. $5.00 per displayed vehicle $5.00 general public entry Under 16 years free of charge Proudly sponsored by National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, TasPlates … Read More
Spring: Specialist Masterclasses A number of masterclasses are run concurrently, focusing on particular aspects of conservation practice. In recent years these have included: lime mortars and plasters in conservation practice carpentry and joinery conservation techniques roofing and roof plumbing repair & reproduction methods traditional and decorative finishing Participants choose one masterclass stream, but are able to ‘cross’ streams for certain … Read More