Events

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

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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.

Battle of the Bands: Our Voice

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Who Young people aged 12 – 25. Bands, duos, digital, electronic artists or other interested musicians are encouraged to apply. One or more band member must reside in Kingborough. What Battle it out and perform to a live audience at the Kingborough Community Hub during National Youth Week! The theme is Our Community. Our Voice…

Holiday BBQ Bash

Kingston Park Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Enjoy an afternoon of activities, including half-court basketball competition and BBQ with Mission Australia. Come and try self-defence and table tennis skills, cook something new on the BBQ and take home a piece of spray art! Free for ages 12 - 19 No bookings required.

Tamil New Year 2024

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

The Tamil Society invites to join in for a fun-filled celebration of the Tamil calendar new year! Get ready to enjoy traditional Tamil music, dance performances, delicious food, and more. Let's welcome the new year with joy and excitement! Don't miss out on this special occasion to connect with the Tamil community and celebrate together.…

Algona Bush – Neighbours and Friend Event

Algona Reserve Tetratheca Drive, Kingston, Tas

The bushland of Algona Reserve is one of Council's largest bushland areas. Join Council staff and members of the Algona Landcare Group for a cuppa and a chat. Hot drinks and snacks Free plant giveaway Kids activities Conversations with Council's cat management officer Walk the new nature trail with landcare members Information on Council's management…

Families week celebration at Kingborough Community Hub

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Celebrate family week and enjoy free entertainment at the Kingborough Community Hub. Featuring: - Sport skills with Ready Steady Go Kids - Mr Beep’s magic show - Free healthy treats provided by The Coffee Hole - Colouring in competition with prizes   Location: In the Town Square and Middleton Room at the Kingborough Community Hub.…

Yarn Bomb Kingborough – KINGSTON

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

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 Wednesday at our community halls…

Rosemary’s Way – Film screening and talk for Refugee Week

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Join us for a special evening in honour of Refugee Week. Arad Nik a refugee from Southern Iran will share his journey which eventually led to making Tasmania his home. Arad will introduce the heart-warming film Rosemary’s Way.  The film celebrates the remarkable Rosemary Kariuki and the group of vulnerable migrant women of suburban Sydney whose lives she helps transform from isolation…

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…

School holidays – climbing and swimming

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Go indoor rock climbing at Rock-it and then head to the Hobart Aquatic Centre for some fun in the pool and on the inflatables. BYO lunch. Meet at the Kingborough Community Hub / transport provided Ages 12 - 19

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).

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…

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

Did you know that crochet is therapeutic? The repetitive process has similar qualities to chanting a mantra and studies have shown that there are meditative and calming effects produced from this kind of crafting. So… it’s time to relax! Let your crafty side emerge, learn a new skill and just as importantly have fun! The…