Campbell Town Show


Campbell Town Show 2018

The Campbell Town Show is Australia’s oldest Agricultural Show, located at Campbell Town in Tasmania’s midlands.


Dolly and Stormy, our resident sheep.

For my birthday in November last year, Richard procured two little black lambs, ‘Dolly’ a ewe and ‘Stormy’ a wether.  Dolly and Stormy settled in beautifully with the chooks in the orchard, however Delphine (the cat) wasn’t quite as enamoured of the new big lumpy things on her patch, and skirted around the edges of the (mini) paddock, staring at … Read More

Farm Gate Festival


Farm gate food and wine festival Tamar Valley

Welcome to Farm Gate Festival ? a premiere food and farming event in the Tamar Valley of northern Tasmania. A selection of farmers and producers are opening their gates for the weekend, on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November 2017, giving you the chance to get onto the farm, meet the people who grow and make your food, and hear their stories. There … Read More

Longford Blooms


Over the weekend of Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November, ten beautiful private gardens in Longford will be open to the public.  Five gardens are open each day, with some of the larger gardens open both days so you can plan your visit.  Food and beverages, and garden products will be available at various gardens. The garden at the Racecourse … Read More

Longford Show 2017


Longford Show wood chopping

Equestrian events, chopping and tree felling, animal nursery, rides, games and more. The Longford Show, which prides itself on being a family show, is considered one of the best one day shows in Tasmania. The attendance over the past few years has been approximately seven to eight thousand people. The show features well patronised equestrian events, which include show jumping … Read More

Tasmanian Trout Expo


An adult Rainbow trout

Come along and catch the $10000 Tagged Trout or maybe one of the other tagged rainbow trout and win fantastic prizes. Also you may win some of the other great prizes up for grabs.Or just come and catch one of the many stocked or local trout bring your lunch and have a picnic or buy your lunch from the food … Read More

Tasmanian Whisky Week


Tasmanian Whisky Week 2017

The 2017 Tasmanian Whisky Week takes place from Friday 4th ? Sunday 13th August, with industry events held across nine days in Tasmanian distilleries, bars, barns, stables, restaurants and hotels.

EMS Enduro


Do you want to ride the Enduro World Series trails, see how fast you can go and ride with your buddies, but without the pressure? EWS Challenge Tasmania event, new for 2017, will be taking place on Saturday taking on 5 of the 7 stages of the EWS Tasmania. Limited numbers.

Dinner with Alain Passard – TasTAFE Drysdale Launceston


BIOGRAPHY OF ALAIN PASSARD 1980-1986 THE EARLY STAGES The Chef started his career at the Duc d?Enghien at the Casino of Enghien. He obtained one Michelin star, then a second. He then received two Michelin stars at the Carlton in Brussels, Belgium. 1986-1995 STARS Opening of Arp?ge restaurant. One Michelin star in 1987. The second Michelin star in 1988. 19/20 … Read More