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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Digital Skills for Older People

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Would you or someone you know benefit from learning better digital skills? Kingborough Council is running six free 'Building Digital Skills' sessions with IT professional Richard Lim. You'll learn about accessing online services, free education materials and have opportunities for one-on-one time with Richard to answer individual questions about your phone, ipad or laptop. Sessions…

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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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Digital Skills for Older People

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Would you or someone you know benefit from learning better digital skills? Kingborough Council is running six free 'Building Digital Skills' sessions with IT professional Richard Lim. You'll learn about accessing online services, free education materials and have opportunities for one-on-one time with Richard to answer individual questions about your phone, ipad or laptop. Sessions…

Tuesday Talk – Men’s Health: Issues and Initiatives

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Come along for this interesting presentation focusing on men's health and some initiatives that are helping to build better outcomes for men and boys. This talk is for everyone and is FREE. Jake Roberts from the Tasmanian Health Service and David Puls from the local men's health initiative The Men's Table will be our guest…

Free
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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 28 December 2023. This information will be valid until April 2024. No bookings required. Click on…

Natural skin care workshop (Youth Services Event)

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Learn natural ways for taking care of your skin with naturopath Monica. Take home a beautiful balm made from natural ingredients and healing herbs. Suitable for ages 12 - 29.

$10
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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…

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…

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Digital Skills for Older People

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Would you or someone you know benefit from learning better digital skills? Kingborough Council is running six free 'Building Digital Skills' sessions with IT professional Richard Lim. You'll learn about accessing online services, free education materials and have opportunities for one-on-one time with Richard to answer individual questions about your phone, ipad or laptop. Sessions…

School holiday activities – Swisherr and Laser Skirmish

Shoot some basketball hoops at Swisherr Academy, where you will be led through a fun program for all levels before having free time to play.  Then we'll go to Tas Laser Skirmish for an open session! Bus provided. BYO lunch. $40 + Booking Fee

$40

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…

Improving your bone health with exercise

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Strength training, combined with other weight bearing and balance exercises are important for bone density and preventing injury from falls. Join Sue for a simple class to learn what you can do at home to keep your bones strong. Bring along a yoga mat, water bottle and wear comfy clothes to exercise. $5.00

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Lunchtime Pilates with Sue

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

This is a low impact workout based on traditional Pilates principles. This class is aimed at beginners but will offer progressions for those who want something more challenging. BYO yoga mat, towel, and water bottle. $5

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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 28 December 2023. This information will be valid until April 2024. No bookings required. Click on…

Pop-Up Cafe with presentation by plant guru John McGaughey

Kingborough Community Hub 7 Goshawk Way, Kingston, TAS

Enjoy a delicious morning tea served by newly trained young baristas and hear from guest speaker John McGaughey about keeping your plants healthy during the winter months, plus much more delightful plant talk. This is part of Council’s Positive Ageing program.

$5

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.

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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…