Media Releases

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.