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What's happening in Burnie

Tue 23 Oct 2018 to Wed 16 Jan 2019

The Bloomin' Tulips Wynyard Foreshore Markets - from 8am to 2pm along the East Wynyard foreshore. The market showcases local produce and crafts, including jams, cakes, preserves, secondhand goods, plants, bric-a-brac, and much more.

Where’s your head at? Where's Your Head @? 2018 is an alcohol free event including kids activities, hot food stalls, and Pitstop Health Checks and a great night of top class entertainment. The evening event runs from 4:30-11:30pm at 73 Mella Rd Smithton admission is FREE for under 18's, $10 for adults and $5 for pensioners.

Great Gatsby Cocktail Party – In support of the Ronald McDonald House Hobart, Peguin Surf Club and One Ageny are holding a Gatsby Cocktail Night. Entry prices are $70 (includes one free cocktail and canapes), entertainment for the night is Clinton Hutton and Mick Temby Music, MC is Matt Grice of One Agency and Guest Speakers Kimberly and Mitchell Stokes will also be attending for a great cause! There will also be a lucky door prize, raffles, silent auction and a photo booth!! To join us from 8pm till Midnight at the penguin surf club visit or enquire to Nicole on 0419 566 977.

South Riana Halloween Party - Halloween will be coming to South Riana on Saturday 27th October at the South Riana Memorial Hall, 7.30pm until late. There will be a live DJ, games, bar facilities and so much more fun for all ages. Tickets $5

Emu Bay Lions Club: Giant Book Fair - the biggest book fair in the state, featuring over 35,000 books. We have an incredible range of books, right up to latest releases in excellent condition. Patrons just stack their books and we measure the height of the stack and the cost is $1 per 2 cm. The best way to stock up your bookshelf! We also have games, DVDs, CDs, jigsaws, sheet music and more. There is also a large collection of collectible books including historical, vintage and out of print books. These are separately priced, but at very reduced costs. It is our Lions Club's main fundraising event of the year and all proceeds go back to the community.

Burnie’s Got Talent - Register an Act or come along and enjoy the entertainment. All proceeds will support our Youth in Burnie. Door prizes, talent show, supper! $10 per person,
07:00 pm to 09:00 pm, at The Salvation Army 99 Wilson Street Burnie. To enquire call Keith on 0474 547 759.

Forest Heart to Home Market & School Fair – Forest Primary School will hold their fairat the school on Saturday 27th October, 10am – 2pm
Lots to do for all the family- art & craft stalls, cake stall, Devonshire teas, photo booth, bubble soccer, zorb balls & much more. Stall spaces are still available- inside stall is $15, outside is $10.
For more information please contact 0417 585 086

South Burnie Bowls & Community Club Inc presents Anthony Tenace. 1.30pm -5.00pm. With Elvis making an appearance you don’t want to miss out! $10 entry. For bookings phone 6431 3695 or 0417 331 790.

Armistice Centenary Dinner – Starts at 7.00p.m. for drinks and greetings. Dinner at 7.30p.m. "Armistice Centenary Dinner” Three course meal. Live Band – “Cotton Pony" (Country & Western).100 places only so book early and don't miss out. BYO Alcohol but soft drinks, tea and coffee available. Tickets can be purchased from the Yolla General Store, from Peter Willis or from the Yolla School Reception desk. Come along - relax and catch up with your neighbours and friends and have a great meal and some music and fun! Adults (aged 13 and upwards) $40 PER HEAD, Children (aged 5 to 12) $15.00 per head Children under five are FREE!

School of Special Education North West Masquerade Ball - Held at the newly refurbished Burnie Central Town House. Tickets $60 includes a free drink on arrival , supper and entertainment. Dress code – After five. Tickets available from School of Special Education, Beauy's Bottleshop or Burnie Central Town House.

The Centenary of Armistice – Remembrance Day Service November 11 - marks the 100th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–1918) following the service a Poppy Sculpture will be unveiled in honour of the World War One veterans from Circular Head. Starts at 10.30 ANCAZ Park Smithton.

North West Niche Market Bazaar – A perfect way to get your Christmas shopping started with 40 of Tasmania's best makers and designers from across the entire state in Burnie for one day only!
Held at the Burnie Arts & Function Centre on Saturday 17th November, 10am – 3pm
A great morning out for a fabulous cause – Burnie’s Autism Specific Early Learning & Care Centre.

Not Lost Just Curious Cancer Research Fundraiser – Local rally team ‘Not Fast Just Furious’ are holding a car navigation rally to help raise much needed funds for cancer research. Enter your rally car for $20 meeting at Dial Park Penguin from 12pm for a 12.30pm start. Concludes at The Wharf Hotel Wynyard. Contact 0407 442 450 or 0418 143 029 for or visit here for further details.

Swap Meet & Boot Sale – The small ford owners group of Tasmania are holding this event, for any inquiries call Allan on 0407 782 740. Swap meet & Stall Holders $5 - $10 per stall. Free Car Display. All makes and models welcome. Boot Sale included. Free entry. Bring the children to look at the old cars. Coffee van and BBQ will be available. Held at the Burnie High School Car Park. 9am – 2pm.

Rural Health Tasmania Family Fun Day – Rural Health will be celebrating 2 years in Wynyard by hosting a Family Fun Day at Civic Park (Cow Park) on Goldie Street, Wynayrd on Wednesday 16th January from 10am until 2pm.
This free event will have lots for the family, food, entertainment, games, prizes and more!
For more information visit Rural Health on Facebook.