Performances across Tasmania featuring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons
Below is a summary of some of the events showcasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander performers and culture in Tasmania. This is not an exhaustive list. These events are coordinated by the various organisations, so please contact the relevant group for details and to RSVP. If you have an event that should be added to this page please contact Angie Reid at firstname.lastname@example.org with the event details. Additionally, if you are interested in attending one of these events with other participants please contact Angie.
Mannalargenna Day Celebration 2018
Hosted by Melythina Tiakana Warrana Aboriginal Corporation, Mannalargenna Day is a respectful, family-friendly and culturally safe event that celebrates culture, community and Country. All are welcome.
Delicious cultural food tasters will be shared, however, please pack a picnic lunch.
The weather can be unpredictable, so please pack for sunshine or rain!
When: Saturday 1 December
Time: 9.30 am – 10pm
Where: Tebrakunna Visitors Centre, Little Musselroe Bay, Cape Portland, North East Tasmania
Cost: Gold coin donation
Program: See Website
Enquiries: Dale Rahmanovic 0419 557 854
Aunty Patsy Cameron 0400 852 707
This is an alcohol and drug free event
How to get to there
Follow the map directions to Gladstone and head north to Little Musselroe Bay.
Two camping areas are open to the public at nearby Petal Point and Little Musselroe Bay. Camping and/or accommodation is available at Scottsdale, Tomahawk, Bridport, Derby, Branxholm and St Helens.
How can I help?
If you would like to volunteer your time or make a donation to support this years event, please contact
Dale or Aunty Patsy
Forum & Films : Aboriginal Land – milaythina pakana
Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM
Stanley Burbury Lecture Theatre, 1 Churchill Avenue, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia 7005
The world premiere of 5 short films about Tasmanian Aboriginal Land Management.
Film: Westwind, Djalu’s Legacy
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Village Cinemas (Hobart, Tasmania), 181 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Film: Black Man’s Houses – 25th Anniversary Screening
Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM
State Cinema, 375 Elizabeth St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Pre-Launch Party for Aboriginal food stand
Friday 21 Sept at 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Captain Blighs Tasmania Brewery Building, 64 Warwick St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Film & Q+A
Ranger to Ranger Documentary
Sun. 9 September 2018
4:30 pm – 6:15 pm AEST
Sir Stanley Burbury Theatre
University of Tasmania
Sandy Bay, TAS 7005
More info and ticket purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/ranger-to-ranger-film-qa-hobart-tickets-47156016916
Seminar: A Curious Absence: Tasmanian Aborigines and the Colonial Landscape
8 August 2018 5:30-7pm
George Cartwright Room, Hadley’s Orient Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart
More info and to RSVP: https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/9WSrClxwAVHA08WghG0w84?domain=events.utas.edu.au
Art Exhibit Opening: The National Picture: the art of Tasmania’s Black War
Thursday 16 August 2018 at 5:30
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place, Hobart
RSVP by 10 August to email@example.com
Exhibit runs to 11 November 2018
The Musiq Garden July 27th
Music: Kartanya & Danah
27 July 2017 5-8pm
Location: Kickstart Arts Centre, next door to the St Johns Church , St Johns Avenue, New Town