Longford Jazz Festival 2019


The Longford Jazz Festival will take place again over the weekend of the 20th to the 22nd of September 2019.

Convicts to Classics Car & Bike Show


Shannons Classic cars and bikes at Woolmers Estate

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

Longford Academy Spring Masterclass


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

Glover Prize 2019


Glover Prize for landscape art, Evandale, Tasmania

John Glover and Prize John Glover was a successful British painter and contemporary of Turner and John Constable. Glover painted in the picturesque style advocated by Claude Lorraine, taking the Grand Tour of Europe and wandering the moors and mountains of Britain in search of inspiration. Glover immigrated to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) to join his children, arriving on 18 … Read More

Festivale 2019


Festivale 2019, a three day celebration of food, wine, beer and cider.

Festivale 2019, one of Tasmania’s premier summer events, is a three day celebration, designed to showcase the very best of Tasmanian food, wine, beer, arts and entertainment. Staged in Launceston’s historic and picturesque City Park the ambiance of the outdoor event is unique.  Festivale is an annual event, attracting around 25000 patrons, and is held on the first weekend of … Read More

Tasmanian Craft Fair 2018


Tasmanian Craft Fair logo

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.

Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival 2018


After the resounding success of the inaugural festival in 2017, the Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival is set to return for a second year, bringing some of the world?s finest musicians to the state?s north for a romantic spring weekend of fine food, wine and captivating musical performances. Set among the exquisite halls, churches and barns of historic Evandale, before moving … Read More

Longford Show


The Longord Show is a superb day out for all the family. From sideshows to sheep,silky chickens to showbags, there?s something for everyone. 8.30am Poultry and Pigeon Judging commences 8.30am Show Jumping Commences 8.45am Official Opening Kennel Section 9.00am Sheep Judging commences 9.00am Kennel Show commences 12pm Judging of Country Show Boy/Girl 1.00pm Junior Sheep Handlers Final Judging 2.00pm Interbreed … Read More

Longford Jazz Festival


Longford will once again host the 2018 Jazz Festival  in a variety of venues, from Friday the 14th until Sunday the 16th of September.