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.

The Really Really Free Market

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

The Really Really Free Market (RRFM) is a community gathering based on the concept of giving. It is a demonstration of building community based on sharing resources, abundance, reuse, recycling, caring for one another and improving the collective lives of all. Everything is 100% free! By booking a table, you will receive a 2mx2m space…

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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…

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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…

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…

Make a start on your Advance Care Directive (ACD)

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

An Advance Care Directive is designed to be used if you do not have capacity to make decisions for yourself. This includes treatments you would accept or refuse if you had a life-threatening illness or injury. An Advance Care Directive will only be used if you do not have capacity to make decisions for yourself…

National NAIDOC Week – Kelp Basket making

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Celebrate NAIDOC week at the Kingborough Community Hub. Create a kelp basket from raw materials. This workshop will be guided by Kingborough Council's Trainee Aboriginal Land Management Officer, Nicole. If you have any questions, contact us: artsinfo@kingborough.tas.gov.au or phone 6211 8200. Tickets are $25 per adult and $15 per child (up to 18 years).

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Chair based yoga with Bec

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

A low impact, beginners class focusing on the body/mind connection. Using a chair for support this is a perfect class for people with knee/joint/balance or mobility issues, who still would like to experience the benefits of yoga. BYO water bottle. There will be two classes held - Tuesday 16 July and Tuesday 23 July from…

Qigong Taster Session

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Qigong (pronounced chee gong) is a gentle, flowing exercise practice that involves breath technique and visualisation to settle the mind. A sense of lightness is created as it releases stagnation around and within the body, and in our thoughts. Regular practice improves general health and wellbeing This session will be led by nutritionist and Qigong…

Living well with Diabetes

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

More than 300 Australians develop diabetes every day. As part of National Diabetes Week, come along and enjoy a healthy afternoon tea and hear from Diabetes Nurse Educator Heather Kennett about ways that you can manage your diabetes so that it doesn’t hold you back from enjoying life. Wednesday, 17 July 2024, 2.00pm - 3.30pm…

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