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Primary Kaleidoscope @ BRAG

If you love seeing great children’s art work, it is time to go to Burnie Regional Art Gallery. Now in its 6th Year, Primary Kaleidoscope is an annual collaborative exhibition by primary school students who are invited to explore a new theme each year through art.

Virtuosi Tasmania

Virtuosi Tasmania will be performing on Friday 7 September, 2.00 pm, in the Burnie Regional Art Gallery.

Councils Call for Support of National Energy Guarantee

Councils across Tasmania who stand to benefit from the Battery to the Nation initiative have welcomed the acceptance of the National Energy Guarantee by the Coalition party room.

$80 million investment for the Port of Burnie

Burnie City Council welcomes today's announcement that Tasports will be progressing its Master Plan for the Port of Burnie

Battery to the Nation - Burnie a possibility for second interconnector site

Burnie City Council has welcomed the news that Burnie is a possible location for a second interconnector between Tasmania and Victoria.

The Boy From Oz

Burnie Musical Society presents The Boy From Oz – opening on Friday 24 August, 7.30 pm at the Burnie Arts & Function Centre Theatre; with the season running through to closing night on Saturday 8 September.

Burnie Ten secures new naming rights partner

The Burnie Ten race committee is thrilled to announce that The Heritage Burnie, our local specialty cheese manufacturer, and already a major partner, will continue their involvement this year as naming rights partners of Tasmania’s iconic road race.

CCTV Camera Boost for Burnie

Burnie City Council has welcomed the announcement of funding for the further rollout of CCTV cameras in the Burnie CBD.

Swing Man

One of Australia's best character comedians, Damian Callinan, confirms what many had already suspected: he suffers from OTTDs [Over The Top Dance Syndrome]. He performs Swing Man, at the Burnie Town Hall on Wednesday 1 August, 7.30 pm.

ArtRage-ous

The 2018 Tasmanian of the Year and Creative Director of BIG hART Scott Rankin will be the guest speaker at the opening of ArtRage at the Burnie Regional Art Gallery on Friday 3 August from 6 pm.

Burnie Skate Park - Have Your Say

Burnie City Council has allocated $25,000 to fund improvement works at the Burnie Skate Park in the 18/19 capital works budget and will be consulting with users during July to provide a voice to the people who use the park.

In conversation with Viktor Zappner

Well-respected musician Viktor Zappner will discuss his love of naïve art at an event at the Burnie Regional Art Gallery on Saturday afternoon, 21 July from 2 – 3 pm.

Major Recreational Works Complete

The last section of the Marine Terrace Coastal Pathway and the South Burnie Breakwater Reconstruction are now open to the public.

Interactive Beethoven - Burnie’s new Spiral Walk Public Art Installation

Public artwork entitled ‘Spiral Walk’ by designer/engineer David Owens is being installed this week in the Civic Plaza between the Burnie Regional Museum and the Burnie Arts & Function Centre.

Council adopts 2018/19 budget delivering rate reduction

Burnie City Council adopted the 2018/19 Annual Plan and Budget Estimates at its June Council Meeting held this evening.

Montello Soccer Grounds Redevelopment a Certainty

Burnie City Council welcomes the announcement of Commonwealth funding for the Montello Soccer Grounds Redevelopment in Burnie.

Tasmanian Naïvists and A Stitch in Time @ BRAG

More than sixty people attended the opening of the exhibitions Tasmanian Naïvists and A Stitch in Time at the Burnie Regional Art Gallery on Friday evening, 1 June.

Rogetta Project to benefit the Region

Burnie City Council has welcomed the news that Forward Mining’s Rogetta project, south of Burnie, has received Federal environmental approval.

paper on skin

The Burnie Arts Council is gearing up for the 4th biennial Betta Milk Burnie Wearable Paper Art Competition, to be held at the Burnie Regional Art Gallery at 6.30pm on Friday 15 June.

Last weeks to see stunning artworks

Two exciting exhibitions are still at Burnie Regional Art Gallery but get in quick before they finish on Sunday the 27th May.