What's happening in Burnie
Wed 17 Apr 2019 to Sat 13 Jul 2019
THURSDAY 18th APRIL
Penguin Senior Citizens Easter Celebration - Penguin Senior Citizen Club inc (1 Crescent Street, Penguin) will be holding their next social on Thursday 18th of April 2019 to celebrate Easter and will also include a tribute for Anzac Day. Starting at 2pm, there will be a door prize, raffle and afternoon tea. All welcome.
SATURDAY 20th APRIL
Easter Egg Hunt - One Agency Burnie will host its free Easter Egg Hunt at Anzac Park on Easter Saturday from 11am
Autumn Spectacular - Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden will hold their Autumn Spectacular on Saturday 20th April 10am – 4pm.
Come along for the Autumn fun, Easter egg hunt, face painting, exhibition and much more. Entry: $12 Adults, $10 Concessions and Children free.
SUNDAY 21st APRIL
Kids in the Park – Burnie Park will host a magical transformation on Easter Sunday for the Annual Kids in the Park. This family friendly free event jam packed with activities for all to enjoy will run from 12pm Sunday 21st April.
TUESDAY 23RD APRIL
Free Hearing test for 65+ and Open Day at Care Forward - Care Forward have paired up with Australian Hearing to provide free hearing checks to anyone over the age of 65. Care Forward specialise in health and home care for over 65’s. We invite you to come along to our information session to learn all about how Care Forward can help you live your best life and get a free hearing check at the same time. 1.30 -3.30pm at Care Forward, 11 Steele Street Devonport
THURSDAY 25th APRIL
ANZAC DAY SERVICES
Burnie - Burnie Cenotaph from 6.00am
Marrawah - Marrahah Memorial from 6.00am
Penguin - Penguin Cenotaph from 6.00am
Smithton - Smithton Cenotaph from 6.00am
Stanley - Stanley Memorial from 6.00am
Wivenhoe - Wivenhoe Memorial from 6.00am
Wynyard - Wynyard Cenotaph from 6.00am
Main Parade & Services
Burnie - Parade Assembly at Burnie RSL time TBC
Main Service at Burnie Cenotaph time TBC
Marrawah - Parade Assembly at Marrawah Tavern time TBC
Main Service at Marrawah Memorial time TBC
Penguin - Parade Assembly at Henk’s Supermarket time TBC
Main Service at Penguin Cenotaph time TBC
Somerset- Parade Assembly at northern end of Falmouth Street carpark time TBC
Main Service at Somerset Cenotaph time TBC
Smithton - Parade Assembly and time TBC
Main Service at Smithton Cenotaph time TBC
Stanley - Parade Assembly in Church Street time TBC
Main Service Stanley Memorial time TBC
Wynyard - Parade Assembly at Wynyard RSL time TBC
Main Service Wynyard Cenotaph time TBC
SATURDAY 27th APRIL
Furiously Fast Trivia – Local fundraising rally team ‘Not Fast Just Furious’ will host their annual Trivia Night on Saturday 27th April at the Penguin Surf Club starting at 6.00pm. $10 per person table of 8 maximum and bookings can be made by calling 0418 143 029 or 0407 442 450
South Riana Market – Raffles, BBQs, Fresh Hot Coffee, Arts and crafts, Crochet items, Plants
Doterra, Enjo, Homewares, Gifts, Homemade cooking, Baby & Childrens items, Clothing, Jewellery, Homemade Crayons, Terrariums, Cards, Pepper Berries, Vintage Items, Buckets, Horse feeder and Tools, Tupperware, Rawleighs, and so much more..... So come along and Support the South Riana Memorial Hall. 10 – 2pm at the South Riana Memorial Hall.
SATURDAY 18th MAY
Emu Bay Lions Book Fair – ONE DAY ONLY – 9am – 3pm at the Old Catholic Primary School off Fleming Court. Tassie’s Biggest Book Fair. Over 50,000 books to choose from! Bargain prices and many out of print
SATURDAY 8TH – SUNDAY 9TH JUNE
The Historical Machinery Club of Tasmania 31st Birthday open weekend – at their club rooms Park Avenue (ex council store yard) off Ironcliffe Road Penguin – follow signs. Saturday 9am – 4pm and Sunday 9am - 3pm. Entry by gold coin donation.
MONDAY 8TH – SATURDAY 13TH JULY
A POP OPERA –Through its pulsating rock score and emotionally charged story, bare has thrilled and moved audiences around the world. The contemporary cult classic pop opera is set at a Catholic boarding school in the early 2000s. Tickets $20-$25, Available from www.burniearts.net. Held at the Cnr Mount and Ladbrooke Street, Burnie.