What’s On in Hobart

There is always something to keep you active and entertained in and around Hobart.

Whether you are traveling for leisure or business – perhaps attending a conference in Tasmania, there are some quality activities all within close proximity to our Hobart hotel.

Visit our Nearby Activities page for more of our favourite tours and attractions.

The events below are not exhaustive but offer taste of what’s happening soon in Hobart.

Theatre Royal Season 2014

Theatre Royal Season 2014

Theatre Royal

We’re very excited about the 2014 Season and what we are able to bring to you, to your friends and your family. You’ll have a memorable season with us, and we invite you to come along and join in the fun in 2014!

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Tasmanian Theatre Company Season 2014

Various locations

To be a nationally significant theatre company that is integral to the life of the Tasmanian community.


To produce and facilitate exceptional theatrical experiences. We inspire and entertain our audiences, enrich and invigorate our community and support Tasmanian artists.

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Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Season 2014

Federation Concert Hall

Welcome to the TSO

‘Join me and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra in 2014 and experience the power, beauty and heartfelt emotion of a symphony orchestra in full flight. Let us take you to Vienna and to the rich world of your imagination.’

Marko Letonja Chief Conductor and Artistic Director


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Tasmania Tigers Season 2014/15

Blundstone Arena Bellerive

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Jesus Christ Superstar

Theatre Royal

Hot on the heels of last year’s triumph.  Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, comes his other greatest hit Jesus Christ Superstar.

Don’t miss this thrilling new production of the world’s most successful rock-opera, famed for its beautiful music and powerful lyrics.

The full broadway experience!

Click here for packages including tickets.

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The Wiggles Big Show

Derwent Entertainment Centre

The Wiggles have discovered a new audience and won the hearts of past fans with most of the credit being directed to Emma Watkins the new yellow Wiggle.  The show promises to be as BIG as ever with a line up of new and old songs plus all the favourite characters we have grown to love!

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Mathew Barney – River of Fundament


Crude thoughts and fierce forces are my state - Norman Mailer, Ancient Evenings  (1983)

Matthew Barney’s River of Fundament is a sprawling, ambitious interpretation of Norman Mailer’s chequered masterpiece, Ancient Evenings. It comprises a symphonic film by Barney and Jonathan Bepler, an exhibition, and a selection of Egyptian antiquities from Mona’s own collection.

Click here for packages including accommodation and tickets to MONA.

MONA opening hours: Wednesday – Monday 10am – 6pm (closed Tuesday)

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ben folds

Ben Folds and TSO

Wrest Point Casino

American singer-songwriter Ben Folds brings his pop-rock flair to the classical stage in a unique performance with the TSO, transforming the traditional orchestra into a stellar back-up band. Conducted by Nicholas Buc, Folds will perform a program of hits and oddities including Brick, The Luckiest and Landed as well as his newly-composed concerto for piano and orchestra.

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Hobart Hurricanes Season 2014/5

Blundstone Arena Bellerive

Hobart’s newest and most exciting team in the revamped KFC T20 Big Bash League…. Join the Purple Army now!

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The Taste of Tasmania 2014

Princes Wharf

Every year, over the height of the summer festivities, the Hobart waterfront puts on a show to remember: The Taste of Tasmania.

Hundreds of thousands of foodies come together on Hobart’s waterfront for seven days and nights of eating, drinking and entertainment.

The majestic River Derwent and Hobart’s historic wharves and Salamanca precinct provide the backdrop to this feast of the senses, where the spotlight shines on fresh Tasmanian produce. Think Tasmanian seafood, cheese, berries, wines and boutique beers…and international dishes with a local flavour.

Click here for our New Year’s Eve packages.

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