Arts Culture & Heritage

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Bass Strait Maritime Centre

Explore the Bass Strait Maritime Centre and discover Devonport’s local history as well as stories and events of Bass Strait, the infamous stretch of water between mainland …

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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 within …

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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

The Devonport Regional Gallery is a vibrant, contemporary art space, housed in the paranaple arts centre, in the heart of Devonport city. It is owned …

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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

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

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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 paranaple arts centre opened in November 2018. It is home to the Devonport Regional Gallery, Town Hall Theatre and the Devonport Visitor Information Centre. …

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Public Art in Devonport

Devonport City Council, has developed a Devonport Public Art Guide to help promote and provide visitors and residents with information about the City’s public art …

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The Julie Burgess

Courtesy of Brent Cox, Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2019 The Julie Burgess is the last of the beautiful Burgess Family fishing ketches that plied the …

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