Events

We are a vibrant, diverse community where there is always an interesting activity or event to get along to.

Please visit our Waste Wise Events Policy page.

Events that are being held on Council owned or managed land require a permit. You may be required to fill out applications forms depending on your event.
Please follow this link for more information: Community Forms and Event Permits

Here we list some of our favourite upcoming events, scroll down to see what’s on.  Please choose the filter to search for particular events like ARTS, SENIORS and YOUTH eg.

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A dose of nature – weekly walks in Kingborough Reserves

Join Council’s Natural Areas Interpretation Officer, BJ and health professionals for a gentle stroll in nature. Walks will focus on the natural world around us and the health benefits of spending time in nature. Every Thursday from 9.30-10am except ANZAC Day 25 April No bookings required. Click on this LINK to view maps of locations…

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You Are Here – Photography Competition and Exhibition – SUBMISSION DATE EXTENDED!

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS:  In 1-3 photographs, tell us a story about yourself, your family, your culture, your history, or where you live. Be creative with your storytelling and address the theme 'YOU ARE HERE'. Win cash prizes - Open category - $500 First prize Under 18 years category - $200 First prize People's Choice - $100…

Come and Try Croquet – for older people

Kingston Croquet Club 159 Summerleas Road, Kingston, Tas

Feel like trying something new or refreshing an old skill? Come along to this relaxed morning at the Kingston Croquet Club. No experience necessary. Just a sense of fun :) Morning tea will be provided. This is a free activity. Please note there will be a temporary road closure on Summerleas Road between Queens Parade…

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You Are Here – Photography Competition and Exhibition – SUBMISSION DATE EXTENDED!

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS:  In 1-3 photographs, tell us a story about yourself, your family, your culture, your history, or where you live. Be creative with your storytelling and address the theme 'YOU ARE HERE'. Win cash prizes - Open category - $500 First prize Under 18 years category - $200 First prize People's Choice - $100…

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You Are Here – Photography Competition and Exhibition – SUBMISSION DATE EXTENDED!

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS:  In 1-3 photographs, tell us a story about yourself, your family, your culture, your history, or where you live. Be creative with your storytelling and address the theme 'YOU ARE HERE'. Win cash prizes - Open category - $500 First prize Under 18 years category - $200 First prize People's Choice - $100…

Voluntary assisted dying – legislation explained – Tuesday Talk

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Tasmania's Voluntary Assisted Dying legislation is complex and lengthy. Hilde Nilsson, a retired nurse withe a life-long interest in end-of-life management, will give an easy-to-understand explanation of the legislation and how it operates in Tasmania. Hand-outs will be provided and there'll be time to have questions answered. This is a free session. Morning tea provided.

Kingston Death Café July 2024

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

A Death Cafe is an invitation to get together to explore how anything relating to Death and Dying might be ‘understood differently’ … more naturally. An opportunity to share, become informed and provide food-for-thought for planning for one’s own death, in a relaxing atmosphere - with coffee & cake! The objective is of a Death Cafe…

Yarn Bomb Kingborough – SNUG

Yarn Bomb Kingborough - Snug Be a part of Kingborough Yarn Bomb 2.0! Back again in 2024 is our bi-annual yarn bomb project. Join us for a cuppa and cake at our community meet ups throughout the winter months. Learn to crochet and contribute to an all-ages collaborative yarn bomb. Crochet classes will run every…

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A dose of nature – weekly walks in Kingborough Reserves

Join Council’s Natural Areas Interpretation Officer, BJ and health professionals for a gentle stroll in nature. Walks will focus on the natural world around us and the health benefits of spending time in nature. Every Thursday from 9.30-10am except ANZAC Day 25 April No bookings required. Click on this LINK to view maps of locations…

Japanese Tanabata workshop

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

Please join us in celebrating Japanese Tanabata - known as Star Festival, on Sunday 7th July. We will be making ‘Tanzaku' using Origami, writing our wishes or favourite words in (Japanese) calligraphy on the Tanzaku and hanging it on bamboo grass. The bamboo grass and Tanzaku will be displayed at the KIN Creative Space and…

$25

Reduce pain and inflammation through your Diet

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

What you eat may trigger chronic pain and inflammation. Hear from Nutritionist Jennifer Phillips about what foods would help to reduce chronic pain in your body so that you can attain optimal health and well-being using evidenced-based nutritional science and foods that you can easily access from the grocery store. Jennifer Phillips is a qualified Nutritionist…

School holidays – come and try squash

Kingborough Sports Centre 10 Kingston View Drive, Kingston, Tasmania

Come and try a game of squash at the Kingborough Sports Centre. It's a fun and active game for the winter months!  The coaches will teach you everything you need to know. Equipment provided - meet at the Sports Centre. Ages 12 - 19