There isn't a moment to be aimless in Tasmania! From sports to food and everything in between, our holiday parks are conveniently located near the best festivals and games in the state. With autumn approaching, Tasmania uncovers its unabashed magnificence. Experience the vibrance and culture at one of the many events this season.
Tasmanian Whisky Week - All TAS (4-13 August 2017)
Not just a week, but nine whole days of all things whiskey. Distilleries will be opening their doors to the public for tours, tastings of unreleased whiskies, and the opportunity to produce your own! Get to know our liquor and the people who make it.
Chocolate Winterfest - Latrobe, near Devonport, TAS (13 August 2017)
Ooey, gooey, yummy, and delicious. How would you describe the beauty that is chocolate? The food of the gods and the way to any partner's heart, experience Tasmania's ultimate festival of chocolate. Indulge in a slice of the darkest cocoa, have a spoonful of a waffle drizzled with chocolate sauce or decorate your own treats. Chocaholics: this one is for you!
Junction Arts Festival - Launceston, TAS (6-10 September 2017)
At the junction of experimental creativity and the performing arts, Junction Arts Festival comes alive. Expect bubble shows, cover bands, international artists and poetry. We're looking forward to Nightlight: a self-guided walking tour through UV light art installations. It'll make you linger a little longer into the evening.
Blooming Tasmania Flower and Garden Festival - Launceston, TAS (23-24 September 2017)
Spring can't come soon enough! The isle of Tasmania is home to one of the most diverse varieties of flora, as most plants and flowers can grow in its soil without a hitch. While the main festival takes place at historic Albert Hall in Launceston, there will be events and tours all over the state to embrace the change of seasons.
Devonport Food and Wine Festival - Devonport, TAS (1-31 October 2017)
October is looking tasty in Devonport, the sea gateway to Tasmania. A month of tasty morsels of fresh vegetables to indulgent degustations of the best seafood on offer. Let's not forget the wine! The North West Wine Trail is dotted with wineries producing fantastic reds, with a breathtaking seascape as your backdrop.
Tasmanian Craft Fair - Deloraine, near Devonport, TAS (3-6 November 2017)
If you find yourself knitting clothes for your grandkids or woodworking on the weekends, this explosion of crafts talent will be just your cup of tea. The Tasmanian Craft Fair showcases furniture, quilts, paintings, bush hats and jewellery - all handcrafted by local and national artists. Word on the street is that there will be a guitar made out of cigar boxes! Nifty.