Events

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​A listing of events that might be useful for your farming business.​

    Title
    Location​​​​​    Description
​Tasmanian Show Dates 2020​
(all dates to be confirmed)
​Statewide
Campbell Town: 28-30 May
Burnie: 2-3 October
Launceston: 8-10 October
​Flinders Island: 16 October
Longford: 17 October
Hobart: 21-24 October
Ulverstone: 31 October
Sheffield: 6 November
Westbury: 7 November
Brighton: 7-8 November
Scottsdale: 14 November
Huon: 14 November
Deloraine: 21 November
Circular Head: 28 November
MARCH 2020

​2020 Tasmanian Dairy Conference & Awards Dinner

​Young Dairy Network - Dinner & Speakers

CANCELLED
​Devonport
When:​  18-19 March 2020

Given the impact of travel restrictions on guest speakers, and the risk to attendees, the decision has been made to cancel the events.
We are currently looking at the most effective way to issue refunds. In the coming weeks we will look at rescheduling the Awards dinner as a standalone event to recognise a number of exceptional businesses and individuals from across the industry.
If you have any queries please contact the DairyTas office on (03) 6432 2233.  
Southern Tas Biosecurity Session
​Richmond
Who:  VegNET TAS & Fruit Growers Tasmania
When:​  19 March 2020
Where:  South Pacific Seeds, Malcolms Hut Road
Time:   4pm - 7pm

This event will feature presentations from leading biosecurity researchers, regulators and and consultants, a farm tour of the South Pacific Seeds facility in Richmond, and a BBQ dinner.​​

Register​
​Stream Fencing Management Workshop

Quamby Bend​




Ross



Launceston
Who:  NRM North
When:​  19 March 2020
Where:  'Colynn', 100 Mitchelsons Road, Quamby Bend
Time:   9.30am - 12.30 pm

When:​  20 March 2020
Where:  'Chiswick', 10319 Midland Highway, Ross
Time:   9.30am - 12.30 pm

When:​  21March 2020
Where: ​78-88 Station Road West, Norwood (Small Farm Living Focus!)
Time:   9.30am - 12.30 pm

Are your stock instream?  Is your flood plain fencing not working for you?  Would you like funding to assist your next stream fencing project?  Well then, these workshops may be just for you!

Read flyer​​
​Cherry Industry Market Insights 2020
​Hobart
Who:  Fruit Growers Tasmania
When:​  24 March 2020
Where:  Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, Marieville Esplanade, 
              Sandy Bay

Time:  5.30pm - 8pm

The evening event will feature Wayne Prowse from Fresh Intelligence Consulting, who will outline local, national and international cherry production trends and export figures for the 2019/20 cherry season.  

Read more and register

​Nutrition Fundamentals


​Elliott
Who:  Dairy Tas
When:​  25-26 March 2020
Where:  Tasmanian Dairy Research Facility, 124 Nunns Road
Time:   10am - 3pm 

Feeding dairy cows profitably is an issue of utmost importance to all dairy farmers. This two-day course, with an experienced dairy nutritionist, provides participants with information on how to efficiently and effectively use supplements while still maximising pasture consumption.

RSVP   |   Download flyer​
​Public Speaking Made Easy
Launceston​Who:  Tasmanian Women in Agriculture & "Speaking Made Easy"
When:​  28 March 2020
Where:  Colonial Hotel, 31 Elizabeth Street 
Time:   10am - 3pm 
​​​​​Cost:  ​Members $55, Non Members $85

Do you suffer with anxiety when it comes to Public Speaking?  Do you want to learn the tricks of the trade to overcome nerves and to develop confidence? Or ​​​​are you a public speaking "pro" looking to tune up your skills. Two sessions are being held in Launceston and Campbell Town.

Register for Launceston​   |   Read more
APRIL 2020
Public Speaking Made Easy
Campbell Town​Who:  Tasmanian Women in Agriculture & "Speaking Made Easy"
When:​  18 April 2020
Where:  Zeps, 92 High Street
Time:   10am - 3pm 
​​​​​Cost:  ​Members $55, Non Members $85

Do you suffer with anxiety when it comes to Public Speaking?  Do you want to learn the tricks of the trade to overcome nerves and to develop confidence? Or ​​​​are you a public speaking "pro" looking to tune up your skills. Two sessions are being held in Launceston and Campbell Town.

Register for Campbell Town​  |   Read more
​TAPG Precision Ag Expo

​Hagley
Who:  Tasmanian Agricultural Productivity Group
When:​  22 April 2020
​Time:  9am - 5pm

Where:  Hagley Farm Primary School, 2508 Meander Valley Road
​​MAY​ 2020
​Agfest
​Carrick
Who:  Rural Youth Tasmania
When:​  7-10 May 2020
Where:  Quercus Park, 415 Oaks Road
Website:  www.agfest.com.au

Agfest is an agricultural and machinery field day event that has been operating for 37 years and is recognised in the top 3 field day events in Australia​.

​Tasmanian Women in Agriculture Gathering

To be confirmed
​​Who:  Tasmanian Women in Agriculture
When:​  22-24 May 2020
Where:  To be confirmed
Time:  To be confirmed​
​Campbell Town Show
​Campbell Town
Who:  Midland Agricultural Association Inc
When:​  28-30 May 2020
Where:  Campbell Town Showground
​Website:  www.campbelltownshow.com.au

Enjoy a fun filled day at the Campbell Town show, best known for it's showcase of the history in the sheep and wool industry.
JUNE 2020​

JULY 2020
​Red Meat Updates - Tasmania
Launceston
When:  24 July 2020
Where:  The ​Tramsheds Function Centre, 4 ​Invermay Road
​Time:  8.30am - 5.30pm
Website:  www.redmeatupdates.com or find us at Facebook at 
             (Red Meat Updates – Tasmania) or Twitter (@redmeatupdates)
Contact: Georgia at redmeatupdates@macfrank.com.au or 
                0400 763 904 

​Now in its 8th year, Red Meat Updates covers topics under the themes of beef, sheep, dryland and irrigated pastures and attracts over 350 attendees each year. Red Meat Updates is free for red meat producers to attend. ​



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