Media Releases

50 Greatest Photographs by National Geographic Exhibition

Burnie City Council and the Burnie Regional Art Gallery are very excited to announce the Australian premiere of the National Geographic Society’s travelling exhibition, which brings 50 of its most celebrated photographs published in the magazine, from Washington D.C. to Burnie Tasmania.

Josh Earl: Over/Under

The Burnie Arts & Function Centre is pleased to present Josh Earl and his Over/Under tour, on Saturday 10 June at 7.30pm.

Register now for Burnie Shines 2017

Registrations are now open to be a part of the 2017 Burnie Shines program.

Up Close and BIG with Ivan Colhoun

The Up Close and BIG series, hosted by BIG, part of the Burnie Works collective impact initiative, is returning this month, with guest speaker Ivan Colhoun, Chief Economist, Markets for National Australia Bank.

Oddysea - theatre for disabilites

Oddysea is an exciting deep sea adventure where you will be able to touch, taste and smell different parts of the story.

Eurovision Song Contest - Livestream

Livestreamed from the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv, Ukraine, to the BAFC Theatre on Saturday, 13 May at 7.30 pm; is the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest 2017, with 43 countries taking part, including Australia.

Council welcomes funding for CCTV camera expansion

Mayor Anita Dow has welcomed the announcement of funding towards the expansion of the CCTV cameral network in the Burnie CBD under the Commonwealth Government's Safer Communities Fund.

Burnie Challenge refunds

Burnie City Council has released information about the refund process for the cancelled Burnie Challenge event.

Burnie is in for a comedy hynosis treat

Comedy Hypnotist Matt Hale will be in Burnie on Friday 21 April to dish up a tasty serve of his modern brand of fun, friendly hypno laughs in this special show full of new routines.

What's that smell - it's Mr Stink!

CDP Theatre presents a play by Maryam Master, Mr Stink, on Saturday 22 April, 12 noon and 6.30 pm, in the Burnie Arts and Function Centre Theatre.