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.

Really Really Free Market – May 2023

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! Come along and grab some free items such as (books,…

Kingston Death Cafe

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…

Free
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Fully booked – Barista Basics – (part of term two – Youth Services)

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Learn the art of making a great latte and more! Graduate with a certificate in coffee making for your next job. Ages 14+|$20 Enquiries: 6211 8200 or kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au Youth Services are activities for young people aged between 11 and 19, located at the Kingborough Community Hub. Kingborough residents are given preference. Supported by funding provided…

IT Session for Older People

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

A valuable presentation for older people to help build confidence when using devices. The talk will cover scam awareness, how to protect your devices, how to save on your plans and managing your footprint. There'll also be time for Q & A. This is a free event, bookings essential. Please register via above button or contact…

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BBQ and Beats

Kingston Park Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Free BBQ, Games and Youth Beat Services Join in for a game as a fun after-school activity and let us cook you a BBQ while you relax and enjoy some music with your friends. Mission Australia’s Youth Beat van will also be on site. This event is every Friday from 3.30 - 4.30pm on the…

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Sip and Paint: A view from kunanyi / Mount Wellington

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

About the event Come and join us for Sip and Paint at Kingston Beach! BYO Event! We will be painting a stunning view from kunanyi/ Mount Wellington.   Who is this session for? Suitable for those who like to paint, and spend time with friends, in a calm and relaxed atmosphere – all levels of…

GRIT Short Film Festival

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Be a part of the Kingston premiere of the latest and most exciting Tasmanian films from some of the best award-winning filmmakers in the state. Inspired by the stories of grit of everyday Tasmanians, award-winning filmmakers tell stories of courage within the Tasmanian community. The festival will feature short documentaries, dramas and comedies. Each film is a conversation starter –…

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Beginners Crochet

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

Learn the basics and crochet your first ever 'Granny Square'! About this event 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…

Matters of Life and Death Q & A Panel

Hear directly from the people at the heart of palliative care. Panel will include doctors, death doulas, carers and people with life limiting illness. Listen to their stories and be a part of the conversation about end-of-life planning. This event is a partnership between Kingborough Council, Palliative Care Tasmania and Solace. BOOKINGS

Free
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Soap Making

KIN Creative Space 20 Beach Road, Kingston Beach, Tasmania

Melt and Pour Soap Making Class – ‘Don’t Buy Soap, Make it yourself!’ for 3 February for March - May events About this event 2 hours Mobile eTicket Are you someone who enjoys crafting or making your own products? You might be tempted to try your hand at making your own luxury handmade soap. Soap…

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BBQ and Beats

Kingston Park Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Free BBQ, Games and Youth Beat Services Join in for a game as a fun after-school activity and let us cook you a BBQ while you relax and enjoy some music with your friends. Mission Australia’s Youth Beat van will also be on site. This event is every Friday from 3.30 - 4.30pm on the…

Recurring

BBQ and Beats

Kingston Park Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Free BBQ, Games and Youth Beat Services Join in for a game as a fun after-school activity and let us cook you a BBQ while you relax and enjoy some music with your friends. Mission Australia’s Youth Beat van will also be on site. This event is every Friday from 3.30 - 4.30pm on the…

Tuesday Talk – Misunderstood Road Rules

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Event description Misunderstood Road Rules RACT will present this informative and helpful talk on road rules that are commonly misunderstood by Tasmanian drivers, including rules for roundabouts, intersections and indicating. This is a free presentation, please register via below link. Morning tea is provided.