Local Performances – Reconciliation Council Of Tasmania

Local Performances

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 angie.reid@utas.edu.au with the event details. Additionally,  if you are interested in attending one of these events with other participants please contact Angie.


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.

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/543715322739834/



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

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/313224756119994/



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

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1855036501247283/



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 tmagmail@tmag.tas.gov.au

Exhibit runs to 11 November 2018

The Musiq Garden July 27th

Music: Kartanya & Danah

27 July 2017 5-8pm

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1611963798913003/

Location: Kickstart Arts Centre, next door to the St Johns Church , St Johns Avenue, New Town

Cost: $10