Far South Events

Events bring local residents together, as well as showcasing all the Far South has to offer those from further afield. Whether you’re a local or a visitor make sure you experience Far South Tasmania's unique events.

Dover Market

Dover Market

Monthly Market at Southgate in Dover. For more information click the following link:

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Franklin Doco

Franklin Doco

Franklin, a 2022 film about one of Australia's celebrated environmental victories and what it could mean for us today. Our screening includes fascinating Q&A with locals active in the campaign. Carrot cake, camp soup, chapattis and Franklin River protest songs on the menu. Whether you were there, supported from afar, or opposed the tactics used by environmentalists this campaign changed people's lives. Directed by Kasimir Burgess and narrated by Hugo Weaving. Rated MA15+ Paid (cash) bar by Port Esperance Sailing Club. Saturday 3 December 2022. 5.30- 9pm. Southport Community Centre

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Festival of Small Halls - Southport Community Centre

Festival of Small Halls - Southport Community Centre

Save the date. Sunday 8 January 2023 Southport Community Centre is hosting anothjer great musical event from Woodfordia. The international and national and local acts announced soon!

Dover Seafest

Dover Seafest

Seafest is an annual event held on the beautiful Dover Foreshore. Seafest showcases the region’s best local produce, with a focus on its seafood. You will also find stalls offering locally produced beer, cider, wine, tea, coffee, cakes, jams, art and handicrafts. Bring the whole family for a relaxing day of food and drink, live music, dance, demonsrations, displays and children’s activities. 2023 date to be advised.

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Easter Regatta

Easter Regatta

Port Esperance Sailing Club is one of the oldest sailing clubs in Tasmania. We have a venerable history of hosting regattas, from the 1800’s to the present day – regattas that have hosted sailing and boating races in Southern Tasmania, combined, in many years, with community picnics and activities on the beautiful foreshore of Port Esperance in Dover.

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Dover Fun Run

Dover Fun Run

Tasmania's most scenic Run/Walk. The Tassal Ten, Bendigo Five and Annabelle's Run are part of the Dover Fun Run, a charity event in aid of the Royal Hobart Paediatric Intensive Care Unit. Sunday, 5 November 2023.

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Far South Skiff Project

Far South Skiff Project

Build a boat and experience the Far South!

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Dover Flower Show

Dover Flower Show

Annual Flower Show at the Dover Museum and Art Gallery. Date for 2023 to be advised.

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