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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.

Hampshire Facility Milestone Achieved

Burnie City Council Mayor Boyd today announced: “I congratulate The Hermal Group on securing the Hampshire property for its new Cross Laminated Sustainable Hardwood Plantation (CLTP) timber production facility.

Register now for Burnie Shines 2018

Registrations are now open to be a part of the 2018 Burnie Shines program.

Coastal Pathway Progresses Through Burnie

The Marine Terrace Coastal pathway project is nearing completion with some major works now occurring on the northern end of Marine Terrace.

A Fine Romance: The Magic of Fred Astaire

A Fine Romance: The Magic of Fred Astaire is an all singing, all dancing tribute to the man who went on to become the most famous dancer of all times; performing at Burnie Arts & Function Centre Theatre on Saturday 12 May, 7.30 pm.

Ghost Jam!

Ghost Jam! is a hilarious take on classic Japanese ghost stories, offering 60 minutes of interactive, unpredictable fun for kids and adults alike.

Avi Avital and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

Mandolin superstar Avi Avital, and the most mesmerising harpsichordist in the business Erin Helyard will perform alongside the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra in the Burnie Town Hall, Saturday 28 April, 7.30 pm.

Plenty to BRAG About: two exhibitions at the Gallery

Two exciting exhibitions will open at BRAG on Friday 20 April at 6 pm. In the Main Gallery Burnie Regional Art Gallery: 40 Years, an exhibition of selected artworks from the City’s permanent collection, will celebrate the Gallery’s 40th birthday.

Learn to Dance like Fred Astaire

JTM Productions will be performing “A Fine Romance: The Magic of Fred Astaire” at the Burnie Arts & Function Centre Theatre on Saturday 12 May, 7.30 pm.

International Jazz Day

International Jazz Day is a day officially designated by UNESCO to highlight Jazz and its diplomatic role in uniting people around the globe.

Office Professionals’ Breakfast

We are delighted to announce that bookings are now open for the 2018 Office Professionals' Breakfast.

Have you noticed some curious birds around Burnie?

The Burnie City Council, the Burnie Youth Council and the Public Art Committee worked together to create a public art project depicting the little known Tasmanian emu and the enigmatic Tasmanian tiger.

Burnie BRAAAINS

Marine plaza will be quarantined due to a widening zombie outbreak Saturday 14 April starting at 6pm, coupled with an open air film night for young adults 15yrs and up in celebration of Youth Week Tasmania.

The Ten Sopranos – a concert once seen never forgotten!

Possibly the most powerful all female group in Australia, The Ten Sopranos provides a musical feast to whet the appetite of true music fans of all ages, on Saturday 14 April, 7.30 pm in the Arts Theatre.