Targa Tasmania is a world class international motorsport event about to enter its 24th consecutive year. This is a tarmac rally that travels over 2000kms with over 40 competitive stages on closed roads for the true motoring enthusiast, catering for up to 300 selected cars approved by invitation. With documentation and scrutiny, and welcome party on the weekend of the … Read More
A Dawn Service will be held at the Longford Village Green to remember the ANZACs and other War veterans who fought for Australia. Come together and reflect with the many people who every year attend dawn ceremonies of remembrance, gratitude and national pride for all our men and women who have fought and died in all wars. ANZAC was the … Read More
Five minutes drive from The Racecourse Inn is Brickendon Farm, one of Australia’s oldest farming properties, which has been continuously farmed by the Archer Family since 1824. ?Situated on the alluvial soils of the Norfolk Plains, on the banks of the Macquarie River, Brickendon lies next to Woolmers, also an?important convict estate. In July 2010 Brickendon and nearby Woolmers were … Read More
Calling all car enthusiasts – vintage, veteran, bikes and so much more. Join in for a relaxing family day out. Food, drink, children’s activities, Taiko drummers and entertainment. Caf? open or bring your picnic rug. Dogs welcome.
The beautiful village of Longford has featured in this month’s Australian Traveller Magazine as one of the “100 Amazing Places you haven’t been to yet”. ?Nominated by Annabelle Sandes, formerly of Broome, and now owner of the Racecourse Inn at Longford with partner Richard Costin, Longford is home to World Heritage Listed Woolmers Estate, home of the National Rose Garden … Read More
Cricket legends Sir Ian Botham and Dean Jones will address the room at the Toxfree Cricket World Cup luncheon in Launceston.
V8 Supercars return to Symmons Plains in northern Tasmania for the V8 Supercars Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint, from the 27-29 March. Marcos Ambrose returns to his home state, Tasmania, taking on a new generation of V8 Supercars and drivers at Tasmania?s premier motorsport facility. The weekend kicks off with two 60 kilometre races on Saturday, and one 200 kilometre feature race … Read More
Ten Days on the Island, Australia?s only state-wide festival, is the festival that inspired them all. Tasmania?s premier cultural event has a new name, Tasmanian International Arts Festival. Since its inception in 2001, the festival has presented the work of an outstanding range of international, national and Tasmanian artists whose work celebrates global island culture. Ten Days has reached audiences … Read More