Register now for Burnie Shines 2017

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

If you are staging an event in Burnie between 1 October and 31 October 2017 and would like to include it in the Burnie Shines festival program, then register now.

Burnie Shines links together many small to medium events to create an annual spring celebration. Drawing audiences from along the North West Coast, this festival is a unique mix of exhibitions, shows, events, performances and parties. This will be the 17th year of Burnie Shines.

Burnie City Council Mayor Anita Dow said, “Burnie Shines is a pivotal feature on Burnie’s events calendar and each and every year it brings together such a wonderful array of performances and events, with something to suit everyone.”

“Burnie Shines is a fantastic example of what can happen when many small groups are brought together, and what results is a festival that the whole community can be proud of.”

To register an event for Burnie Shines, please either complete an on-line application which can be found at, email or pick up one from Council offices at 80 Wilson Street, Burnie.

Registration is free and all registrations must be received by Friday 14 July 2017.

For further information please contact

Janine Phillips
Communications Officer
Burnie City Council
03 6430 5716 or 0448 568 728