WHAT’S ON IN LAUNCESTON WEEK ENDING SUNDAY 14 JANUARY 2018

Think MOFO | the Esk Beerfest | Harps in the Lavender & more!

WHAT’S ON IN LAUNCESTON
WEEK ENDING 14 JANUARY 2018

Launceston – Week Ending Sunday 14 January 2018

Launceston Seaport Blvd.

Monday 08 January

Monday 08 January

POOR MAN’S POT

January 08 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Saint John Craft Beer

Launceston’s favourite storytelling shemozzle is now TOO BIG TO FAIL!  Join homeless podcasting sensation Bert Spinks, Australian Poetry Slam bronze medalist Daniel Townsend and dapper token millennial Reece Lyne as they predict and perform all the things you would like to be talking about the day after the event. Unexpect the expected.  Tickets are strictly limited and will sell out! Don’t be that guy!  Tickets are $10 online or $15 on the night. Doors at 7:30 for an 8:30 start.  TICKETS
Poor Man's Pot - Saint John Craft Beer, Launceston

Wednesday 10 January

DEVONPORT CUP

January 10 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Devonport Racing Club, Racecourse Rd.
Quoiba, Tasmania 7310 Australia
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Devonport Cup - 100 Years

The Simons Design Devonport Cup is one of Tasmania’s favourite race days!

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Friday 12 January

JAPANESE HARP AMONGST THE LAVENDER

January 12 & 13 @ 6:00 pm
Bridestowe Lavender, 296 Gillespies Road
Nabowla, Tas. 7260 Australia
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$15 – $40
Japanese Harp amongst the Lavender

Enjoy the music with a glass of sparkling wine in hand and the peaceful atmosphere of Bridestowe Estate in bloom.

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MONO FOMA – MOFO – Launceston

January 12  & January 13 @ 7:00 pm
Princess Theatre
Launceston  Tas.  7250

Monumental: The Holy Body Tattoo + Godspeed You! Black Emperor |
The Holy Body Tattoo will unleash riotous and revelatory contemporary dance in concert with a soaring (and effing loud) score performed live by Montreal’s celebrated post-rockers, Godspeed You! Black Emperor.  Not to mention film projections, light sculptures, textural elements and the existential crisis of the daily grind.

Adult $65 + booking fee | Concession $55 + booking fee  Tickets on sale now

Mona Foma 2018

January 12 @ 9:00 pm
Albert Hall
Cnr. Tamar & Cimitiere Sts., Launceston
Festivale Event - Sold Out
Gotye and his pals will gather in concert to honour the late, great French electronic composer and pop visionary, Jean-Jacques Perrey, with a pre-synth extravaganza celebrating the Ondioline—an early, and now rare, electronic instrument.

Gotye, a budding Ondiolinist himself, will perform as part of the Ondioline Orchestra, featuring Rob Schwimmer on theremin/keyboard, vintage synth expert Joe McGinty and members of indie pop band Zammuto.  Presented in a double bill with Skin Migration by Tannery, the Tasmanian Taiko and Leather Orchestra.

Saturday 13 January

ESK BEERFEST – ROYAL PARK, LAUNCESTON

January 13 @ 2:00 pm10:00 pm
Royal Park, Park Street
Launceston, Tasmania 7250 Australia
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$25
Esk Beerfest - Royal Park, Launceston

Taste Australia’s best crafted brews!

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January 13 @ 5:00 pm
Albert Hall
Cnr. Tamar & Cimitiere Sts., Launceston
Gotye and his pals will gather in concert to honour the late, great French electronic composer and pop visionary, Jean-Jacques Perrey, with a pre-synth extravaganza celebrating the Ondioline—an early, and now rare, electronic instrument.

Gotye, a budding Ondiolinist himself, will perform as part of the Ondioline Orchestra, featuring Rob Schwimmer on theremin/keyboard, vintage synth expert Joe McGinty and members of indie pop band Zammuto.  Presented in a double bill with Skin Migration by Tannery, the Tasmanian Taiko and Leather Orchestra.  TICKETS

Mono Foma - Gotye - Albert Hall, Launceston

January 13 @ 7:00 pm
Princess Theatre
Launceston  Tas.  7250

Monumental: The Holy Body Tattoo + Godspeed You! Black Emperor |
The Holy Body Tattoo will unleash riotous and revelatory contemporary dance in concert with a soaring (and effing loud) score performed live by Montreal’s celebrated post-rockers, Godspeed You! Black Emperor.  Not to mention film projections, light sculptures, textural elements and the existential crisis of the daily grind.

Adult $65 + booking fee | Concession $55 + booking fee  Tickets on sale now

Mona Foma 2018

JAPANESE HARP AMONGST THE LAVENDER

January 13 @ 6:00 pm
Bridestowe Lavender, 296 Gillespies Road
Nabowla, Tas. 7260 Australia
+ Google Map
$15 – $40
Japanese Harp amongst the Lavender

Enjoy the music with a glass of sparkling wine in hand and the peaceful atmosphere of Bridestowe Estate in bloom.

Find out more »

Sunday 14 January

PINK RIBBON BREAKFAST

January 14 @ 10:00 am
Strathlynn, 59 Rosevears Drive

Morning High Tea to support Pink Ribbon – includes a delicious High Tea & glass of sparkling.  Ask your friends, family or colleagues. Anyone that has been affected by cancer either themselves or loved ones will know how important the funding for research is. We need to beat cancer
$55 per person ($15 per ticket goes direct to Cancer Council)
Silent Auction items provided by generous donations.
Bookings through Rosevears Hotel 63944074

Pink Ribbon Breakfast - Strathlynn, Rosevears

LAUNCESTON RECORD FAIR

January 14 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Saint John Craft Beer
131-133 St John St, Launceston

 The Launceston Record Fair kicks off on Sunday January 14 from 12pm at Saint John Craft Beer in Launceston!  There will be 1000s of vinyl titles for sale from local and interstate sellers including The Record Collector and many more!  Rare and collectible vinyl, new releases, classics, 45s, etc PLUS BYO Vinyl DJ Sessions from 12pm-5pm!
Launceston Record Fair - Saint John Craft Beer, Launceston

MUSIC IN THE PARK

January 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
City Park, Launceston

Music in the Park Series – Week 2 – The Fergusons

A free event with free bouncing for the kids in the House of Bounce jumping castle.  Bring a picnic and  enjoy the music with family & friends.

Music in the Park Series - Launceston City Park - 07 January 2018
Image Credit: Examiner Newspaper

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