EVENTS, FESTIVALS AND PARTIES WE ARE GOING TO TELL ABOUT.
Government holidays are a way for the workers to refresh themselves altogether. These are the occasions when we can meet our buddies in a happy way. Australia Day being a holiday is a source of happiness for the whole country. Hobart city enjoys this national holiday with full enthusiasm.
Some of the top events in Hobart for Australia Day are the Flag raising and Australian citizenship ceremonies welcoming the new members to the community. And also some awards for the old member of the community to keep up the good work in the progress of the nation.
Besides these formal events, there are some fun events where you can laugh and enjoy with your loved ones. We have made a list of things that you can do and decreased your burden to think what you should do on Australia Day if you are in Hobart.
Top Australia Day celebrations and events in Hobart
➙ Australia Day on the Bellerive Boardwalk
Get ready for Tasmania’s voice on the Australia Day in Hobart.
Australia Day starts at 8:30 am on the Bellerive Boardwalk. The breakfast will be served with the sweet music of Tasmania. They have some of the renowned and best voices. That will take you to the world of peace and joy.
At 10:30 am, the formal proceedings will starts. The Clarence City Band will entertain the stage first. Then the official ceremonies start. The most important ceremony for some people is the Citizenship Ceremony. Then some events will be presented related to the Clarence Australia Day awards.
➙ A Day on the Beach
Beach is always the best idea in summer days. As Australia Day comes on sunny days on the New Year so everyone can choose the Beach to spend the holiday. You can surf, party and drinks. Kingston is the place where you can drive with your family on holiday. On Australia Day, Kingston is jammed packed with people and action. It is on the east of Hobart. I hope you know the address. Water on the shore of Sand on a sunny day it is becoming a dream fantasy know.
There are many events and activities that held every year on Australia Day. You can expect Treasure hunts, sandcastle competitions, double-decker buses and swimming competition. Over 12,000 Aussies including visitors come on beachfront on average every year. These all events are arranged by the surf clubs of communities.
➙ Tasman Regatta and Peninsula Feast
Tasman Regatta has an important place in Australia Day now.
Australia Day celebrations keep going on 27th of January. The annual Tasman Regatta and Penninsula Feast will be held by Tasman Council in cooperation with the Lions Club of Tasman on 27th January.
Tasman Regatta is a free family event where you can get entertainment with different kind of competitions and events. Some of them are Fishing Competition, Crab Racing, Pleasure Boat Racing, Facing Painting, Biathlon and Bay Swim, Kayaking, Claytons Race presenting the homemade vessel, Gumboot Throwing, Pot Pulling, Nail Driving, Lions Club Wheel and many things that I can't explain.
The Peninsula Feast will be organized at the Nubeena Recreation Ground (21 Clarke Street, Nubeena). You will get many locally produce interesting things including foods and drinks. This is a family event which starts at 4:30 pm and closes at 10:00 pm. You will see live music, jumping castle, Rotary Train, Activity Tent and much more. You can come with your families but please note that dogs are not allowed.
If you want to take part in the feast serving you can also book your stall at Peninsula Feast.
➙ Mary Poppins the Broadway Musical
It is not a True Aussie Blue film but there acting is. This is a Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s film MARY POPPINS: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL.
MARRY POPPINS is for all age audience. It has superb heart touching the magical story. The filmmakers have done some wonders with the costumes, story and with the music. This film is presented by the Show Company Tasmania. The team of WICKED a famous hit had worked with this film.
Its first show will be from Australia Day and will go for 15 shows.
What you will not get in Hobart:
Hobart is a peace-loving and gentle city. There will be no fireworks in the city. Yes, you heard it right NO Fireworks. It keeps its value at the Australia Day.
Nothing to worry about when you are getting music concerts, outdoor eating, some special feasts, activities for the kids and outside movies. You will not have much time to experience all this so there is nothing to worry about Fireworks and hold the events as much as you can on Australia Day for your inner peace.
The top Free thing to do on Australia Day in Hobart
Below are a few things that you can do on the Australia Day if you are living in the Hobart.