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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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' 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
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
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
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' 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
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
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
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
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
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
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' 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
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
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
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
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
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