Media Releases

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.


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.