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Mancell Financial Group 2017 TASART Exhibition
Free event

Mancell Financial Group 2017 TASART Exhibition

Saturday 23 September to Saturday 14 October

Now in its 39th year, TASART is a major event on the arts calendar in NW Tasmania and is arguably among the oldest and most prestigious annual community art exhibitions in Tasmania.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Time10:00am-4:30pm Mon - Fri, 1:30-4:00pm Sat, Sun & Public Hols
Table Cape Tulip Farm

Table Cape Tulip Farm

Saturday 23 September to Sunday 22 October

Tip toe through the tulips and receive some much needed colour therapy after a long winter. Experience one of our exciting events or the indoor display. Light lunches available.

Venue Table Cape Tulip Farm
Time9:00am - 4:30pm
Cost$12 Ad, Ch free
On This Day…
Free event

On This Day…

Sunday 1 October to Friday 17 August

Join us on Facebook where we will be posting every available front page from TROVE, of every Advocate newspaper, every day, for a whole year!

We Need Your Help!
Free event

We Need Your Help!

Sunday 1 October to Sunday 15 April

We are keen to get as many issues of Advocate newspapers, available on TROVE, transcribed as possible! Go to www.trove.nla.gov.au to get started. If you need help, just ask us!

TimeAnytime
Flash Mob
Free event

Flash Mob

Sunday 1 October to Tuesday 31 October

Flash Mob..! Look out for Flash Mobs appearing randomly throughout October.

Venue Various locations
TimeRandom
Hellyers Road Distillery Whisky Walk

Hellyers Road Distillery Whisky Walk

Sunday 1 October to Tuesday 31 October

Purchase one guided Whisky Walk at Hellyers Road Distillery in October, mention 'BURNIE SHINES' and receive another tour for free.

Venue Hellyers Road Visitor Centre
TimeDaily @10:30am, 11:30am, 2:00pm, 3:00pm
Closed Public Holidays
Cost$17.50pp buy one, get one free. Bookings Essential
The Advocate Gift
Free event

The Advocate Gift

Sunday 1 October to Sunday 15 April

Vinegar disease strikes one million! This fantastic collection of photographic negatives was given to the BRM; preserving the collection for the future!

Venue Burnie Regional Museum
Time10.00am to 4:30pm Weekdays and 1.30pm to 4.00pm Weekends and Public Holidays
(closed Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day)
Live @ The Point - Avargo Groove

Live @ The Point - Avargo Groove

Sunday 1 October

Move to a lively mix of music with notes of rock, funk, country and blues, this local 4 piece band will have you grooving to the music and feeling good. Licensed.

Venue The Point West Park
Time2:30 - 5:00pm
Cost$5
Seniors' Eight Ball

Seniors' Eight Ball

Monday 2 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to a friendly morning game of eight ball.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time8:30am - 12noon
Cost$3 inc. morning tea
Ladies Probus Club of Burnie Inc
Free event

Ladies Probus Club of Burnie Inc

Monday 2 October

All welcome to this general meeting of Burnie Ladies Probus Club which aims to promote the development of friendship and fellowship.

Venue South Burnie Bowls Club
Time10:00am - 12noon
Streets of Burnie
Free event

Streets of Burnie

Monday 2 October to Tuesday 31 October

Display of historical photos, maps and information on the streets of Burnie from Burnie LINC's collection.

Venue Burnie LINC
Time9:30am - 5:30pm Mon - Tue, 9:30am - 6:00pm Wed - Thu
9:30am - 7:00pm Fri, 9:30am - 12:30pm Sat, Closed Sun
Come and Try Track Cycling

Come and Try Track Cycling

Monday 2 October to Wednesday 4 October

Targeting school children from Grades 5 and up, the program introduces participants to the exciting sport of track cycling in a safe, controlled environment with an accredited Cycling Australia coach.

Venue West Park Oval
Time10:00am - 12noon
1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost$20
Seniors' Bingo

Seniors' Bingo

Monday 2 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to Seniors' Bingo for fun and prizes.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time 1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost $3 Ad
Seniors' Card Games - 500

Seniors' Card Games - 500

Tuesday 3 October

Come and join in a friendly game of 500 @ the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cost $3 inc. afternoon tea
Seniors' Card games - Crib

Seniors' Card games - Crib

Wednesday 4 October

Come and join a friendly game of Crib at the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 7:30 - 9:00pm
Cost$3 inc. supper
Bart Stenhouse Live at the Chapel

Bart Stenhouse Live at the Chapel

Wednesday 4 October

Packing a powerful ability to balance raw edge with feel good grooves, this young Australian composer and multi-instrumentalist is one of the best up and coming jazz fusion guitarists.

Venue The Chapel
Time 6:00 pm for dinner
Show starts at 7:30pm
Cost$20 for show, Bookings preferred
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Wednesday 4 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Wednesday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
TASART 2017 High Tea

TASART 2017 High Tea

Wednesday 4 October

Burnie Coastal Art Group host High Tea and discuss the winning entries; a highlight of the Mancell Financial Group 2017 TASART Exhibition.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Time2:00 - 4:00pm
Cost$25
Trivia Night
Free event

Trivia Night

Thursday 5 October

Enjoy all the fun of InnQUIZitive trivia using big screen technology for an exciting trivia experience. Bring a team for a meal and a chance to win some great prizes.

Venue Beach Hotel
Time 7:30 - 10:30pm
Bingo - All Welcome

Bingo - All Welcome

Thursday 5 October

Everyone is invited to Open Bingo on Thursday afternoons for great prizes and jackpots.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time1:00 -3:00pm
Cost$18 inc. afternoon tea
The Environment Potion, - An exhibition of photographs and silk installations by Con Rhee
Free event

The Environment Potion, - An exhibition of photographs and silk installations by Con Rhee

Thursday 5 October to Monday 13 November

North-West artist Con Rhee unveils his new, site-specific silk installations and photographs. Immerse yourself in this multi-sensory experience and take a dose of the Environment Potion!

Venue Makers' Space - Makers' Workshop
Time9:00am - 5:00pm Daily
Tai Chi - All Welcome

Tai Chi - All Welcome

Friday 6 October

Join Khalil Bookarof for Tai Chi each Friday morning

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time10:00 - 11:00am
Cost$4
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Friday 6 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Friday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Burnie Show, Light Horse Section
Free event

Burnie Show, Light Horse Section

Friday 6 October to Sunday 8 October

Spectacular Equestrian competitions for professional to inexperienced riders in dressage, official saddle classes all breeds and unofficial saddle and rider classes, pony club events and more.

Venue Fernglade Equestrian Centre
TimeFri & Sat 9:00am - 3:30pm
Sun 9:00am -4:00pm
Bloomin' Tulips Mayoral Ball

Bloomin' Tulips Mayoral Ball

Friday 6 October

Dance the night away to Lester Smith Band, great prizes, supper provided

Venue Elliott Memorial Hall
TimeDoors Open 7:00pm, Dancing starts at 8:00pm
Cost$12 Ad
McGrath & Co Burnie Show

McGrath & Co Burnie Show

Friday 6 October to Saturday 7 October

Lots to see including show favourites; side show alley, animal nursery and livestock competitions. There is a Show Ambassador competition and displays by the Veteran's Car Club and Burnie Men's Shed.

Venue Burnie Showgrounds
TimeFri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
Cost$15 Ad. $5 Ch, $35 Fam. $5 Conc.
Helen's Garden Tour

Helen's Garden Tour

Saturday 7 October

A self-drive mystery garden tour around the local area, starting with morning tea, plant trade table and a raffle at the Burnie Yacht Club

Venue Burnie Yacht Club
Time 10:00am
Cost$8
Indoor Bowls  - All Welcome

Indoor Bowls - All Welcome

Saturday 7 October

Everyone is welcome to join members for a friendly game of indoor bowls on Saturday evenings.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time7:00 - 9:00pm
Cost$2
Burnie Foreshore Markets
Free event

Burnie Foreshore Markets

Saturday 7 October

Buy fresh produce, hot food, secondhand goods, wine, plants, bric a brac, baked goods, crafts, clothing and lots more.

Venue Burnie Yacht Club
Time8:00am - 1:00pm
Burnie District Gemstone Club's 50th Anniversary Celebration
Free event

Burnie District Gemstone Club's 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 7 October

Celebrating 50 years with an open day. Everyone is invited to see their rock, mineral and jewellery displays as well as polishing, faceting and silver smithing demonstrations.

Venue Burnie District Gemstone Club - Highclere Hall
Time10:00am - 3:00pm
Sgt Peppers Tribute

Sgt Peppers Tribute

Saturday 7 October

Talented musicians pay 50th anniversary tribute to the Beatles’ album “Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band”. Get your groove on and dress up in your finest 1960s costumes for a walk down Penny Lane.

Venue Town Hall - Burnie Arts & Function Centre
Time6:30 Doors Open, Show from 7:30
Cost$15
Live @ The Point - Champagne Jam

Live @ The Point - Champagne Jam

Sunday 8 October

Hear danceable party tunes and an eclectic mix of originals played by the experienced musicians of Champagne Jam. Licensed.

Venue The Point West Park
Time 2:30 - 5:00pm
Cost$5
Seniors' Bingo

Seniors' Bingo

Monday 9 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to Seniors' Bingo for fun and prizes.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time 1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost $3 Ad
Seniors' Eight Ball

Seniors' Eight Ball

Monday 9 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to a friendly morning game of eight ball.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time8:30am - 12noon
Cost$3 inc. morning tea
Burnie Youth Council Art Challenge Winners Exhibition
Free event

Burnie Youth Council Art Challenge Winners Exhibition

Monday 9 October to Sunday 15 October

The exhibition showcases the winners and runners-up
from each section of this years’ Burnie Youth Council Art Challenge.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeMon - Fri 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols 1:30 - 4:00pm
Seniors' Card Games - 500

Seniors' Card Games - 500

Tuesday 10 October

Come and join in a friendly game of 500 @ the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cost $3 inc. afternoon tea
Open Rehearsal - City of Burnie Brass Band
Free event

Open Rehearsal - City of Burnie Brass Band

Tuesday 10 October

You're invited to an Open Rehearsal. It's a fantastic opportunity to bring your instruments along and play with the band or simply relax and listen to the music.

Venue Bandrooms
Time7:30pm
The Balfour Correspondent book launch
Free event

The Balfour Correspondent book launch

Tuesday 10 October

Present dayJames Dryburgh responds to the letters written to The Weekly Courier by a 14 year old girl from wild, isolated Balfour over 100 years ago. Creating a powerful dialogue across time and space.

Venue Burnie Regional Museum
Time6:30pm
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Wednesday 11 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Wednesday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Seniors' Card games - Crib

Seniors' Card games - Crib

Wednesday 11 October

Come and join a friendly game of Crib at the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 7:30 - 9:00pm
Cost$3 inc. supper
Orchestral Concert / Open Rehearsal

Orchestral Concert / Open Rehearsal

Wednesday 11 October

Cradle Coast Orchestra invites you to an evening of orchestral work that NW musicians love to share. Experience the buzz of sharing the room with many instrumentalists.

Venue Cooee Memorial Hall
Time7:30pm
Cost Gold Coin Donation, includes supper
Girls Shine

Girls Shine

Wednesday 11 October

Celebrate 'International Day of the Girl' at a glitzy dance party! Show us how YOU shine - wear something that glitters, glistens, sparkles, glows, shimmers or Shines!

Venue Burnie Guide Hall
Time4:30 - 6:30pm up to 10yrs, 7:00 - 9:00pm 10 - 17yrs
Cost$5 Ch. Drinks and nibbles extra
Bingo - All Welcome

Bingo - All Welcome

Thursday 12 October

Everyone is invited to Open Bingo on Thursday afternoons for great prizes and jackpots.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time1:00 -3:00pm
Cost$18 inc. afternoon tea
Burnie Regional Art Gallery – School Holiday Program

Burnie Regional Art Gallery – School Holiday Program

Thursday 12 October

Make your own traditional Japanese style carp-shaped wind sock. We will draw carp patterns on paper and decorate them using block paint and collaging paper.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Time10:00am - 2:00pm
Cost$10pp Bookings essential, book at the gallery or phone 6430 5875
Jeepers Creepers

Jeepers Creepers

Thursday 12 October

Celebrating all things Creepy, at a sober event for 15 to 25 year olds. Come in your best Halloween, or Day of the Dead costumes for some great prizes. Come early to get your Day of the Dead face on, with Sugar Skull Face Painting between 7:00 – 9:00pm. ($10 fee)
Take some selfies in the disturbing photo booths, drink monstrous mock tails and get on that dance floor as DJ Bilge spins some tunes.

Venue The Cinema
Time7:00pm – midnight Sober Event
Cost$10pp Tickets at the Door
Trivia Night
Free event

Trivia Night

Thursday 12 October

Enjoy all the fun of InnQUIZitive trivia using big screen technology for an exciting trivia experience. Bring a team for a meal and a chance to win some great prizes.

Venue Beach Hotel
Time 7:30 - 10:30pm
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Friday 13 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Friday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Tai Chi - All Welcome

Tai Chi - All Welcome

Friday 13 October

Join Khalil Bookarof for Tai Chi each Friday morning

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time10:00 - 11:00am
Cost$4
Burnie Orchid Society Spring Show

Burnie Orchid Society Spring Show

Friday 13 October to Sunday 15 October

Featuring magnificent orchid displays, potting demonstrations and advice, floral art display and sales of plants and posies.

Venue Burnie Arts & Function Centre
TimeFri 2:00 - 5:00pm, Sat 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Cost$5 Ad, Ch U16 free
Spring Swing Rock - Kitty Martin & Tom Collins Trio

Spring Swing Rock - Kitty Martin & Tom Collins Trio

Friday 13 October

Get your frock on and take a free lesson in rock & roll dancing, with Learn to Dance Burnie. Then dance the night away with Kitty and friends. Licensed event with supper available.

Venue Uniting Church Hall
Time 7:30 – 8:00pm dance lesson
Dancing starts at 8:00pm
Cost$15 Book
Bloomin' Tulips Colour Fun Run

Bloomin' Tulips Colour Fun Run

Saturday 14 October

Come and be splatted in colour in the happiest 5km fun run. Walk, skip, run ... just have fun while you are covered in colour

Venue Wynyard Yacht Club Carpark
Time1:00pm
Cost10 Ad, $5 Ch, $30 Fam
Indoor Bowls  - All Welcome

Indoor Bowls - All Welcome

Saturday 14 October

Everyone is welcome to join members for a friendly game of indoor bowls on Saturday evenings.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time7:00 - 9:00pm
Cost$2
Brew, Extract & Sip … The Flavours of Coffee
Free event

Brew, Extract & Sip … The Flavours of Coffee

Saturday 14 October

Something is brewing @ Infuse Coffee Roasters this Burnie Shines. Come and experience our coffee brewing sessions where you will enjoy different ways of brewing coffee with our alternative brewing devices.

Venue Infuse Coffee Roasters
Time9:00am - 12noon
Giant Book Fair
Free event

Giant Book Fair

Saturday 14 October

Emu Bay Lions Club's annual second hand book fair provides an opportunity for book lovers to stock up with next year's reading supplies, and a chance to discover that one treasure you have been searching for!

Venue Old Stella Maris Primary School behind the Catholic Church
Time 8:30am - 4:30pm
Sailors & Sirens - Live Music @ the Otis Room
Free event

Sailors & Sirens - Live Music @ the Otis Room

Saturday 14 October

Dance to the sound of Devonport’s pop rock band, Sailors and Sirens, live at The Otis Room.

Venue The Otis Room
Time9:00pm
Bloomin' Tulips Festival
Free event

Bloomin' Tulips Festival

Saturday 14 October

Something for everyone. Be entertained all day with live music, roving entertainers, quality Tasmanian food, wine, beer, craft and arts.

Venue Gutteridge Gardens
Time11:00am - 9:00pm
Tasmanian Whisky: Heartwood's Tim Duckett

Tasmanian Whisky: Heartwood's Tim Duckett

Saturday 14 October

The Chapel is excited to host Tim Duckett from Heartwood Whisky for an evening dedicated to celebrating the independent whisky bottlers of Tasmania! Be treated to a number of Heartwood releases and other independently bottled whisky.

Venue The Chapel
Time7:30pm
Cost$65 inc. light nibbles and whisky tastings
Mayor's Garden Party

Mayor's Garden Party

Saturday 14 October

A fabulous party in the Mayor's private garden to raise funds for Hospice Care NW Tas. Catch up with friends and enjoy fantastic service, with trays of bubbles and food, a fashion parade, live music, tastings and more.

Venue Mayor's Garden
Time4:00 - 7:00pm
Cost$35 Ad Bookings Essential
Live @ The Point - Jay Arthur band

Live @ The Point - Jay Arthur band

Sunday 15 October

Calling all classic rock fans! This power trio has a repertoire that includes the best of the last 50 years in rock music – from The Stones, Beatles, Elvis and Creedence to Eric Clapton. Licensed.

Venue The Point West Park
Time2:30 - 5:00pm
Cost$5
North West Country Music Club Inc Social Afternoon

North West Country Music Club Inc Social Afternoon

Sunday 15 October

Join the NW Country music Club for a social afternoon featuring live music and lunch.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
TimeLunch 12noon - 1:00pm
Music 1:00 - 5:00pm
Cost$6 Lunch, $4 Music
Burnie Hymnfest
Free event

Burnie Hymnfest

Sunday 15 October

A wonderful afternoon of singing the well known hymns of the past and raising support for the Bible Society's literacy work with marginalised women in Pakistan.

Venue St George's Anglican Church
Time2:30 - 4:00pm
Seniors' Bingo

Seniors' Bingo

Monday 16 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to Seniors' Bingo for fun and prizes.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time 1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost $3 Ad
Seniors' Eight Ball

Seniors' Eight Ball

Monday 16 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to a friendly morning game of eight ball.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time8:30am - 12noon
Cost$3 inc. morning tea
Seniors' Card Games - 500

Seniors' Card Games - 500

Tuesday 17 October

Come and join in a friendly game of 500 @ the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cost $3 inc. afternoon tea
Vintage Rollers - A Seniors' Week Event
Free event

Vintage Rollers - A Seniors' Week Event

Tuesday 17 October

Umina Park residents get dressed up to travel in some amazing vintage cars on a leisurely drive around Burnie then to a Devonshire afternoon tea.

Seniors' Card games - Crib

Seniors' Card games - Crib

Wednesday 18 October

Come and join a friendly game of Crib at the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 7:30 - 9:00pm
Cost$3 inc. supper
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Wednesday 18 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Wednesday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Facing North

Facing North

Wednesday 18 October

Back by public demand! This highly regarded community music event, premiered in Ten Days on the Island 2017, returns for a second performance. Composer Dean Stevenson will once again conduct his inspiring work

Venue Town Hall - Burnie Arts & Function Centre
Time7:30pm
Cost$15 Ad, 10 Conc, 45 Fam of 4
Bingo - All Welcome

Bingo - All Welcome

Thursday 19 October

Everyone is invited to Open Bingo on Thursday afternoons for great prizes and jackpots.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time1:00 -3:00pm
Cost$18 inc. afternoon tea
Trivia Night
Free event

Trivia Night

Thursday 19 October

Enjoy all the fun of InnQUIZitive trivia using big screen technology for an exciting trivia experience. Bring a team for a meal and a chance to win some great prizes.

Venue Beach Hotel
Time 7:30 - 10:30pm
Evenings at the Distillery

Evenings at the Distillery

Thursday 19 October to Saturday 28 October

Dine in the distillery with friends for hot toddies, warm hospitality and hearty meals, featuring fresh local produce.

Venue Hellyers Road Distillery
TimeBookings available between
5:30pm - 7:30pm
CostMenu Pricing
Celebration of Youth Concert

Celebration of Youth Concert

Thursday 19 October

The Burnie Concert Band Junior Band and Junior Learners present a night of entertainment showcasing the talent of the young members of the band. A wonderful night for all ages.

Venue Cooee Memorial Hall
Time7:00 - 8:15pm
CostGold Coin Donation
Graeme Base Book Signing
Free event

Graeme Base Book Signing

Thursday 19 October

Award Winning Children's author & Illustrator, will be at Not Just Books for a book signing of his new book, 'The Amazing Monster Detectorscope'. Come & meet Australia's favourite children's author.

Venue Not Just Books
Time from 3:30pm
Morning Melodies
Free event

Morning Melodies

Thursday 19 October

All welcome to join in this fun, free event with a morning of sing -a -longs, instrumental recitals and musical performances.

Venue Town Hall - Burnie Arts & Function Centre
Time10:00am - 12noon
Exhibition Opening - Moving Conversations by Eleanor Austin
Free event

Exhibition Opening - Moving Conversations by Eleanor Austin

Friday 20 October

Exhibition of paintings by local artist Eleanor Austin, entitled 'Moving Conversations' will be opened by Mohan Matthews from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Canberra.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeOpens Fri 20 Oct @ 6:00pm RSVP by 18 Oct
CostRSVP Essential
Burnie Shines Feature Artist Exhibition Opening
Free event

Burnie Shines Feature Artist Exhibition Opening

Friday 20 October

Official Opening of the Burnie Shines Feature Artist Exhibition by Dr Karen Hall, Tasmanian College of the Arts, Inveresk Site Coordinator, Course Coordinator Bachelor of Contemporary Arts with University of Tasmania.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Time 6:00pm
CostFree - RSVP by 16 Oct
Cam Windram - Live Music @ the Otis Room
Free event

Cam Windram - Live Music @ the Otis Room

Friday 20 October

Hear the sound of local performer, Cam Windram live at The Otis Room.

Venue The Otis Room
Time9:00pm
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Friday 20 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Friday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Tai Chi - All Welcome

Tai Chi - All Welcome

Friday 20 October

Join Khalil Bookarof for Tai Chi each Friday morning

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time10:00 - 11:00am
Cost$4
Burnie Victoria League for Commonwealth Friendship Soiree

Burnie Victoria League for Commonwealth Friendship Soiree

Friday 20 October

A pre-dinner evening of wine, cheese, nibbles and music!
Dress Code: After Five.

Venue Burnie Guide Hall
Time6:00 -7:30pm
Cost$20 Ad. Booking Essential
9 to 5 The Musical

9 to 5 The Musical

Friday 20 October to Saturday 4 November

Burnie Musical Society presents 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL, an hilarious story of friendship and revenge set in the late 1970s. . Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, it's based on the 1980 hit movie 9 to 5.

Venue Burnie Arts & Function Centre - Theatre
Time7:30pm Fri 20, Sat 21, Thur 26, Fri 27, Sat 28 Oct.& Thur 2, Fri 3, Sat 4 Nov
2:00pm Matinee Sat 28 Oct & Sat 4 Nov.
Cost$35pp, $28 Conc., $28 Sub, $24 Sub Con, $25 Group 10+
Grim Fawkner - Live At the Chapel

Grim Fawkner - Live At the Chapel

Friday 20 October

Be entertained by international minstrel Grim Fawkner, whose acoustic works range from upbeat folk/country, to soulful balladry, with elements of blues, pop & indie thrown in.

Venue The Chapel
TimeDinner from 6:00pm, Show starts at 7:30pm
Cost$20 for show. Bookings Essential
Leighland Christian School Burnie Twilight Fair
Free event

Leighland Christian School Burnie Twilight Fair

Friday 20 October

Bring your children to this delightful family-focused Twilight Fair. Loads of activities, entertainment, stalls, face painting, food, auction and much more!

Venue Leighland Christian School - Burnie Campus
Time4.00 - 8.00pm
Burnie Foreshore Markets
Free event

Burnie Foreshore Markets

Saturday 21 October

Buy fresh produce, hot food, secondhand goods, wine, plants, bric a brac, baked goods, crafts, clothing and lots more.

Venue Burnie Yacht Club
Time8:00am - 1:00pm
Burnie Farmers' Market
Free event

Burnie Farmers' Market

Saturday 21 October

Buy the freshest and best produce direct from local growers, makers and bakers. Check out the country arts and crafts section or grab an early morning coffee from the café.

Venue Burnie Showground,
Time8:00am - 12 noon
Moving Conversations Floor Talk
Free event

Moving Conversations Floor Talk

Saturday 21 October

Hear artist Eleanor Austin and Curator, Sean Kelly, discuss Austin's new body of work presented in the exhibition "Moving Conversations".

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
Time2:00 - 3:00pm
Brew, Extract & Sip … The Flavours of Coffee
Free event

Brew, Extract & Sip … The Flavours of Coffee

Saturday 21 October

Something is brewing @ Infuse Coffee Roasters this Burnie Shines. Come and experience our coffee brewing sessions where you will enjoy different ways of brewing coffee with our alternative brewing devices.

Venue Infuse Coffee Roasters
Time9:00am - 12noon
Indoor Bowls  - All Welcome

Indoor Bowls - All Welcome

Saturday 21 October

Everyone is welcome to join members for a friendly game of indoor bowls on Saturday evenings.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time7:00 - 9:00pm
Cost$2
Moving Conversations by Eleanor Austin
Free event

Moving Conversations by Eleanor Austin

Saturday 21 October to Sunday 3 December

Exhibition of paintings exploring facets of human interactions based on Eleanor's keen observations of people.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeMon - Fri 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sat,Sun & Public Hols 1:30- 4:00pm
Burnie Shines Featured Artists' Exhibition
Free event

Burnie Shines Featured Artists' Exhibition

Saturday 21 October to Sunday 5 November

Everything starts with a dream, just ask the six emerging artists from NW Tas who are currently studying fine arts and contemporary arts at UTAS, who've come together in this exhibition of recent works.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeMon - Fri 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols 1:30 - 4:00pm
Johnny Wilson & Mick Temby - Live Music at the Otis Room
Free event

Johnny Wilson & Mick Temby - Live Music at the Otis Room

Saturday 21 October

See local musicians Johnny Wilson and Mick Temby put on a show at The Otis Room.

Venue The Otis Room
Time9:00pm
Cherry Blossom Celebration

Cherry Blossom Celebration

Saturday 21 October

See the magnificent display of flowering cherries in a stunning setting of lakes and Japanese plants. Enjoy the great variety of stalls, Japanese art and culture.

Venue Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden
Time10:00am - 4:00pm
Cost $10 Ad, Ch free when with an adult
The Mikado @ Metro Cinema

The Mikado @ Metro Cinema

Saturday 21 October to Sunday 22 October

Gilbert and Sullivan’s much-loved comic opera captured live from the English National Opera.

Venue Metro Cinema
Time2:00pm
Cost$17 Ad, $12.50 Ch, $15 Conc
The Chapel Feast

The Chapel Feast

Saturday 21 October

Let's get together and celebrate great community, amazing food, fine wine and just a darn good night out. This will be a long table style event so come prepared to make some new friends!

Venue The Chapel
Time7:30pm
Cost$75pp Bookings Essential
2017 Paper Clothing Competition
Free event

2017 Paper Clothing Competition

Saturday 21 October to Sunday 3 December

Challenging individuals and teams from local schools and colleges to create life size garments from any paper products.

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeMon - Fri 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Picnic in the Paddock

Picnic in the Paddock

Sunday 22 October

Guide Falls Farm invites everyone to their ‘Picnic in the Paddock’ for a delicious family day out. Let the brass band entertain you, sample some brews from the straw bale bar, or visit the farm animals.

Venue Guide Falls Farm
Time12noon - 4:00pm
Cost$10 Ad, $5 Ch (Entry) Gourmet Picnic Hampers available by pre order POA
B&E Burnie Ten

B&E Burnie Ten

Sunday 22 October

Australia's premier 10km road race provides an opportunity to participate with the nation's elite athletes. This year incorporating the Australian Masters Games 10km event.

Venue Wilson St Burnie CBD
TimeFrom 11:00am
CostVarious
Jade Hurley - Solo (Make-A-Wish Fundraiser)

Jade Hurley - Solo (Make-A-Wish Fundraiser)

Sunday 22 October

Jade Hurley O.A.M. is considered by many to be the king of Country and Rock ‘n’ Roll music in Australasia and the ultimate showman. This show is a fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Burnie.

Venue Burnie Arts & Function Centre - Town Hall
Time3:00pm
Cost$49.50
Live @ The Point - CoolTrain

Live @ The Point - CoolTrain

Sunday 22 October

Hear the cool grooves, danceable tunes and some smooth ballads of CoolTrain, entertaining Northern Tasmanian audiences with their mix of pop, rock, country and blues for over a decade. Licensed.

Venue The Point West Park
Time2:30 - 5:00pm
Cost$5
Seniors' Eight Ball

Seniors' Eight Ball

Monday 23 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to a friendly morning game of eight ball.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time8:30am - 12noon
Cost$3 inc. morning tea
Seniors' Bingo

Seniors' Bingo

Monday 23 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to Seniors' Bingo for fun and prizes.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time 1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost $3 Ad
Seniors' Card Games - 500

Seniors' Card Games - 500

Tuesday 24 October

Come and join in a friendly game of 500 @ the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cost $3 inc. afternoon tea
'Teddy Bears Picnic' at Burnie Playgroup celebrating Children's Week
Free event

'Teddy Bears Picnic' at Burnie Playgroup celebrating Children's Week

Tuesday 24 October

Families, Parents, Carers and Grandparents with children aged 0-5 are invited to join in the fun of the 'Teddy Bears Picnic' @ Playgroup to celebrate Children's Week.

Venue The Doorways to Parenting Centre
Time10:00am - 12noon
Up Close and BIG... with Ray Martin

Up Close and BIG... with Ray Martin

Tuesday 24 October

Please join us for lunch and get up close and BIG... with Ray Martin. Hear him speak about his life and career, and the role education has played in his life.

Venue Hellyer College
Time12:45pm for 1pm start, 2pm finish
Cost$16.50
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Wednesday 25 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Wednesday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Seniors' Card games - Crib

Seniors' Card games - Crib

Wednesday 25 October

Come and join a friendly game of Crib at the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 7:30 - 9:00pm
Cost$3 inc. supper
'A Teddy Bears Adventure' celebrating Children's Week
Free event

'A Teddy Bears Adventure' celebrating Children's Week

Wednesday 25 October

Families, Parents, Carers and Grandparents with children aged 0-5 years are invited to join in the fun and adventure at this Children's Week event at the Burnie PCYC.

Venue PCYC @ the Burnie Aquatic Centre
Time10:00am - 2:00pm
Bingo - All Welcome

Bingo - All Welcome

Thursday 26 October

Everyone is invited to Open Bingo on Thursday afternoons for great prizes and jackpots.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time1:00 -3:00pm
Cost$18 inc. afternoon tea
Stringalong in the Atrium
Free event

Stringalong in the Atrium

Thursday 26 October

Burnie Stringalong Orchestra is now two years old and well established. This performance will feature its 20 players aged 9 - 18 demonstrating a varied program of string music.

Venue Burnie City Council Atrium
Time3:30 - 4:15pm
Trivia Night
Free event

Trivia Night

Thursday 26 October

Enjoy all the fun of InnQUIZitive trivia using big screen technology for an exciting trivia experience. Bring a team for a meal and a chance to win some great prizes.

Venue Beach Hotel
Time 7:30 - 10:30pm
Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Seniors' Indoor Bowls

Friday 27 October

Join in a fun game of indoor bowls on Friday afternoons.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time12:30pm - 3:00pm
Cost$3 inc. afternoon tea
Tai Chi - All Welcome

Tai Chi - All Welcome

Friday 27 October

Join Khalil Bookarof for Tai Chi each Friday morning

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time10:00 - 11:00am
Cost$4
The Red Kellys live at The Chapel

The Red Kellys live at The Chapel

Friday 27 October

The Chapel is excited to be hosting The Red Kellys for a rare, up close and personal acoustic style gig! Local band The Red Kellys are an alternative acoustic band. VERY limited tickets available. Dinner from 6 - 7pm. Show starts 7:30pm

Venue The Chapel
TimeShow starts at 7:30pm
Dinner available 6:00 - 7:00pm
Cost$25 show Bookings essential
HA! High Art
Free event

HA! High Art

Friday 27 October to Sunday 19 November

An annual series of exhibitions by local high schools and colleges that are exhibited in the Gallery’s Foyer Space.
Parklands High: 27 Oct—19 Nov

Venue Burnie Regional Art Gallery
TimeMon - Fri 10:00am - 4:30pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols 1:30 - 4:00pm
Adam Page Rock & Roll Show

Adam Page Rock & Roll Show

Friday 27 October

Classic Pub Rock! Tassie's favourite party act, with DJ Skipp. First 150 tickets sold receive a complimentary Tas Iron Pot Wine. Cheese platters from Pita Platters available.

Venue The Cinema
Time8:00pm Doors Open
Cost$20pp Tickets on sale at the venue cafe & door sales
Indoor Bowls  - All Welcome

Indoor Bowls - All Welcome

Saturday 28 October

Everyone is welcome to join members for a friendly game of indoor bowls on Saturday evenings.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time7:00 - 9:00pm
Cost$2
Burnie District Gemstone Club's 50th Anniversary Celebration
Free event

Burnie District Gemstone Club's 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 28 October

Celebrating 50 years with an open day. Everyone is invited to see their rock, mineral and jewellery displays as well as polishing, faceting and silver smithing demonstrations.

Venue Burnie District Gemstone Club - Highclere Hall
Time10:00am - 3:00pm
Giant Book Fair
Free event

Giant Book Fair

Saturday 28 October

Emu Bay Lions Club's annual second hand book fair provides an opportunity for book lovers to stock up with next year's reading supplies, and a chance to discover that one treasure you have been searching for!

Venue Old Stella Maris Primary School behind the Catholic Church
Time 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tween Scream 2017

Tween Scream 2017

Saturday 28 October

A Halloween dance party for kids of all ages. Lots of fun includes face painting, balloon twisting, games and a spooky walk through. Meet Cat Woman, the Joker and other villains! Guaranteed to make you scream!

Venue Guide Hall
Time5:00 - 8:00pm
Cost$5 Ch, $12 Fam, Gold Coin Ad + $1 tokens on entry for various activities
Skyfields Party @ West Park

Skyfields Party @ West Park

Saturday 28 October

All welcome to this outdoor concert to hear Australia's favourite party band, The Hoodoo Gurus, play at West Park for the Australian Masters Games after party. Program also includes The Ring Masters, Agent 99 and more!

Venue West Park Oval
TimeGates open @ 5:00pm
Cost$69pp Tickets available from www.skyfields.com.au Or Foster's Music Burnie, Star Channel Video Devonport, Mojo Music in Launceston or Centertainment in Hobart
Health Care Insurance 321GO Kids' Race

Health Care Insurance 321GO Kids' Race

Sunday 29 October

3km, 2km & 1km fun runs for children aged 5 to 13yrs. There is also a "Lap for Littlies" for toddlers accompanied by parents.

Venue West Park Oval
TimeFrom 11:00am
Cost Various
Seniors' Eight Ball

Seniors' Eight Ball

Monday 30 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to a friendly morning game of eight ball.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time8:30am - 12noon
Cost$3 inc. morning tea
Seniors' Bingo

Seniors' Bingo

Monday 30 October

Anyone over 50 is invited to Seniors' Bingo for fun and prizes.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms,
Time 1:00 - 3:00pm
Cost $3 Ad
Seniors' Card Games - 500

Seniors' Card Games - 500

Tuesday 31 October

Come and join in a friendly game of 500 @ the Clubrooms.

Venue Burnie Senior Citizens Clubrooms
Time 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cost $3 inc. afternoon tea