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Bass Strait Maritime Centre

Discover Devonports nautical history Explore the Bass Strait Maritime Centre and discover Devonport’s local history as well as stories and events of Bass Strait, the infamous stretch ...
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Council Events and Festivals

Devonport Council coordinates a program of events every year that aims to, promote community connection and participation, build a vibrant culture and stimulate economic activity ...
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Devonport Jazz Festival

The 2020 Devonport Jazz Festival became an online Retrospective Festival due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Videos of some past performances can be found on YouTube ...
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Devonport Regional Gallery

From inception of The Little Gallery The Devonport Regional Gallery is a vibrant, contemporary art space, housed in the paranaple arts centre, in the heart ...
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Don River Railway

Relax with a train trip on the historic Melrose Line, taking in views of the township of Don and areas of historic value to the ...
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Home Hill

Tasmania’s only Prime Minister Home Hill is a look into the family life of Tasmania’s only Prime Minister. This fascinating timber house was home to ...
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Our Sister City

Devonport City has a formal sister city relationship with Minamata City in Japan. Based on the premise of cultural, economic and educational exchange, the relationship ...
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paranaple arts centre

The Arts and Devonport The paranaple arts centre opened in November 2018. It is home to the Devonport Regional Gallery, Town Hall Theatre and the ...
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Public Art in Devonport

Devonport City’s public art installations Devonport City Council, has developed a Devonport Public Art Guide to help promote and provide visitors and residents with information ...
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The Julie Burgess

The last fishing ketches Courtesy of Brent Cox, Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2019 The Julie Burgess is the last of the beautiful Burgess Family fishing ...
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The Koinobori Project

The Koinobori Project – Art exchange. The Koinobori Project is an art exchange project between Devonport City and the City of Minamata, our sister city in honor of ...
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The Sister City Lighthouse Project

The Sister City Lighthouse Project – Art exchange. Devonport City has a sister city relationship with Minamata City in Japan. Formalised in 1996, the relationship ...
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The Tasmanian Arboretum

Tasmanian living woody plants Located just 10 kilometres south of Devonport the Arboretum is home to the worlds largest collection of Tasmanian living woody plants, ...
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Through each other’s eyes

Sister Cities art exchange During 2021-2022 the Devonport and Minamata communities worked on a collaborative art exchange project, an International Show and Tell about our ...
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TIAGARRA is one of the oldest Aboriginal operated Museum and Keeping Places in Australia. Officially opened 40 years ago, on 16 October 1976 by Sir ...
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Town Hall Theatre

History in the heart of Devonport Hume Pipe Co. Laying sewerage pipes beside Town Hall and Courthouse, Devonport 1933 Robert Vaudry (Bert) Robinson & Albert ...
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Visit Devonport

Visit Devonport See & Do Eat & Drink Stay Locals Love Whats On Devonport Shopping Maps & Visitors Guides Beaches, Parks & Reserves Devonport City ...
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