Glover Walk

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Walk in the footsteps of celebrated colonial artist John Glover, and see where he lived and painted for the last two decades of his life.

Glover Walk

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Glover Country logo

Walk in the footsteps of celebrated colonial artist John Glover, and see where he lived and painted for the last two decades of his life.

Longford Academy Summer School in Building Conservation

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This seven-day course focuses on traditional building materials including stone, brick, mortar, plaster, wood, metals and finishes. It covers their properties, how they weather and decay, and how they are best conserved. Topics include salt attack and rising damp, repointing of mortar joints, timber decay and termites, and galvanic corrosion of metals. Theory sessions are supported by inspections on the … Read More

Glover Walk

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Glover Country logo

Walk in the footsteps of celebrated colonial artist John Glover, and see where he lived and painted for the last two decades of his life.

Festival of Small Halls

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Festival of Small Halls Longford

Situated at the historic Heritage Corner on Wellington Street, sits the Longford Town Hall. Within its doors, the Longford Town Hall welcomes you with polished timber floors, traditional high ceilings and a heritage inspired ambiance. The grand stature of the Longford Town Hall provides a multi–use venue for the community and is used by a large selection of groups and … Read More

Woolmers Estate Festival of Roses 2019

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Woolmers Festival of Roses 2019

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

Longford Blooms 2019

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Longford Blooms open gardens

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

2019 Longford Show

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Longford Show Tasmania

The Longford Show is a superb day out for all the family. From sideshows to sheep, silky chickens to showbags, there’s something for everyone. Program of Events 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 … Read More