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When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up – Youth Variety Show, will be performed in the Burnie Arts Theatre with 4 performances over 3 days from Thursday 9 May to Saturday 11 May.

Easter Sunday Fun with Kids in the Park

Kids in the Park is on again this Sunday at the Burnie Park. Have a slide, take a ride, have a bounce, blow some bubbles, dance with a butterfly, fight a Barbarian or pat a rabbit, but whatever you do, have fun!

Congratulations - Burnie Youth Council 2019

Burnie Youth Council met for the annual Youth Council election on Thursday 28th March. The Youth Council is made up of 2 representatives from each of the 12 primary and secondary schools in the Burnie area.

Slava & Sharon Grigoryan

This collaboration from two of Australia’s finest classical musicians, Slava and Sharon Grigoryan, combines their formidable talents to present a concert for guitar and cello with works by Vivaldi, Granados, Piazzolla and more. They are performing on Wednesday 10 April, 7.30 pm, in the Burnie Regional Art Gallery.

Up Close and BIG returns with Alison Watkins

BIG is excited to welcome Alison Watkins, Group Managing Director of Coca Cola Amatil, as guest speaker at the first Up Close and BIG event for 2019.

Annie: Burnie Musical Society

Eleven year old Annie lives at the New York Municipal Orphanage. Annie is always hopeful that her parents, who left her as a baby on the steps of the orphanage, will return to claim her. Annie decides to run away to find her parents, meeting a friendly dog and being befriended by a group of people made homeless because of the Depression.

Call for Stallholders – Youth Week 2019 ‘Party in the Park’

The Burnie City Council with support of the Tasmanian Government are holding a Party in the Park at the Burnie Park Sound Shell to celebrate Youth Week 2019 and are seeking interested stallersholders to participate.

2019 Burnie Print Prize

The countdown is on for the Burnie Regional Art Gallery’s flagship exhibition the Burnie Print Prize to open on Friday 22 March at 6pm.

Burnie Farmers’ Market – business as usual this Saturday

The Burnie City Council has taken over the ownership and management of the Burnie Farmers Market.

Business as usual as Council takes over Burnie Farmers Market

The Burnie City Council has tonight formally purchased the Burnie Farmers Market and will now be operating the Market for the community.

Burnie to celebrate International Women’s Day with luncheon

Burnie City Council invites the community to come together to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Picture this: three photographic exhibitions opening at BRAG

The Burnie Regional Art Gallery (BRAG) will be a hive of activity when three major photographic exhibitions open on Friday 8 February at 6pm.

Practically Perfect: The Music of Julie Andrews

In one glorious stage production, Practically Perfect celebrates the life and music of the legendary Dame Julie Andrews. JTM Productions brings this wonderful stage show to the Burnie Arts Theatre on Saturday 23 February at 7.30pm.

Burnie Australia Day award recipients announced

As part of the annual Burnie Australia Day ceremony, outstanding local community members and groups are presented the prestigious Burnie Australia Day Awards for Citizen, Young Citizen and Community Event of the Year.

Australia Day Ceremony

The Burnie Australia Day Special Committee invites everyone to attend the Australia Day ceremony which is being held at the Town Hall in the Burnie Arts & Function Centre on Saturday 26 January, starting at 10:30am.

Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels @ BRAG

The Burnie Regional Art Gallery (BRAG) is thrilled to officially open the exhibition Lola Greeno: Cultural Jewels on Friday 11 January at 6pm.

Council purchases land at Wivenhoe Showgrounds

Council have today finalised a contract of sale to purchase a parcel of land at the Wivenhoe Showgrounds for $1.4 million.

Public Notice - Syringes in Public Places

The warmer weather is upon us and with more people heading out to our beaches and parks, council would like to remind the public to be aware that unfortunately, syringes are sometimes illegally discarded in our public places.

A Francophile in Burnie

An exhibition by local artist and art teacher Alison Thomas titled A Francophile in Burnie will be opened at Burnie Regional Art Gallery (BRAG) by Dr Wayne Brookes on Friday 21 December at 6pm.

Sea FM Christmas Parade 2018

The Sea FM Christmas Parade will be travelling through the streets of Burnie this Friday 14 December starting at 7pm.