Community Diary

Community Diary  is a community service providing churches and not-for-profit community groups free publicity for upcoming events.

To submit an item:

Go to TELL US WHAT’S ON  and complete the form with the details of your upcoming event.

Folk Federation of Tasmania Heritage Bush Dance

Date: April 29, 2017

Bush Dance


Tasmanian Heritage Fiddle Ensemble   Dance calling by Sarah Lewis and David Wanless


SAT 29th APRIL ‘177:30-11:30PM



High-energy traditional and contemporary dances and Tasmanian tunes.
Come to dance or listen.  Newcomers welcome.


All dances taught.
No dancing experience or partner required.
All ages welcome.
Please bring a plate of supper.


Tickets at the door:
$17 / $15 (conc)/ $14 (mem) / $8 (student special)
Group bookings available


Dress: casual, heritage or rural.


Fine music and fun dances
6273 2127
Facebook: dance folk tasmania



Pathways Tasmania Freedom Ride. Postponed to a DATE TO BE CONFIRMED

Date: May 13, 2017

Time: 8.30am

Location: Risdon Brook Dam


Help make a difference in the lives of our young men.

The Freedom Ride is an annual charity event that assists in raising funds for Pathways Tasmania and their many initiatives which aim to empower young men to live free of addiction, homelessness and associated issues.

Choose one of the following events to be a part of, or just come along and have some fun with the jumping castle, family barbecue and prizes.

100km Freedom Fondo – Aspiring riders depart at 8.30am, professionals depart at 9am. Entry fee $150 (raise more than $500 in sponsorship and get your entry fee refunded).

20km Recreation Ride – departs 10.30am

4km Rides – various start times throughout the day.

Entry is $1 per kilometre.

To register, donate, or find out more about the work of Pathways Tasmania, go to 

The Red Affair – Charity Ball for Multiple Sclerosis

Date: May 20, 2017

Red Affair MS Ball

The Red Affair – Charity Ball for Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Charity Ball
Saturday 20th May
Elwick Function Centre from 6:45pm
$130 per head – Tables of up to 10 available
Includes: welcome drink, canapes, mains, dessert, live music and auctions
Special Guest  Speaker Associate Professor Ingrid Van der Mei
Tickets available at

Church Together 2017

Date: May 28, 2017

Church Together 2015

Church Together 2017 will be held on the 28th of May 2017
Princes Wharf 1 at 4.30pm, with special guest Dr Karl Faase

The Church Together Festival will run between 2-4pm, prior to the main event  with all exhibition stands held inside PW1.

Mental Health Research Fundraising Dinner

Date: May 28, 2017

Time: 18.00

Franklin Mental health Fundraiser

Franklin feeds  mental health research Fundraising Dinner May 28 2017 6pm

All proceeds from this event will go directly to support mental health research at Menzies Institute for Medical Research.

Excellent chefs David Moyle and Lilly Trewartha are rallying Tasmanian producers to create an outstanding dining experience, with a set menu and matched wines.

If you haven’t heard of these chefs check out ..

There are only 80 seats available, at $200 per person with communal seating.

Bookings for tables of 10 can be made, but tickets will sell fast.

If you have clients or people you would like to treat, book quickly.

Bookings can be made online at or by calling 6234 3375