THINGS TO DO & SEE

Clubs & Societies

Got a passion for films, or a soft spot for fencing? Whether you’re a jock, geek, historian, hippy, muso or medic, the University of Tasmania has a club or society to scratch every itch.

Log on to the TUU website and find some like-minded friends or step outside your comfort zone – throw an ultimate Frisbee or investigate the curious Bottom Of The Earth Society – you never know what, or who, you’ll find.

To learn more about the uni clubs and societies available, click here.

Mountain Biking

Both Trevallyn and Kate Reed Reserves are perfect for mountain biking, and are within 10 minutes’ drive from the city. Further afield, the Hollybank Mountain Bike Park and the Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails are known as some of the best trails in the country.

Harvest Market

Every Saturday morning, the Cimitiere St car park comes alive when Harvest Market, Tasmania’s Community Farmers’ Market, takes over. Here you’ll find fresh local fruit and vegetables, tasty treats, cheese, bread, and more!

QVMAG

Explore Tasmania’s history and natural sciences at the QV Museum at Inveresk. The QV Art Gallery at Royal Park is home to a rich and diverse collection of fine art and design, that makes up a vibrant part of the city’s heritage and culture.

UTAS CLUBS & SOCIETIES

Got a passion for films, or a soft spot for fencing? Whether you’re a jock, geek, historian, hippy, muso or medic, the University of Tasmania has a club or society to scratch every itch.

Log on to the TUU website and find some like-minded friends or step outside your comfort zone – throw an ultimate Frisbee or investigate the curious Bottom Of The Earth Society – you never know what, or who, you’ll find.

To learn more about the uni clubs and societies available, click here.

SPORTING CLUBS & FACILITIES

Elphin Sports Centre

www.elphinsportscentre.org.au/  PH:  (03) 6334 2487

YMCA Launceston

www.ymcalaunceston.org/pages/ PH: (03) 6344 3844

PCYCLaunceston
www.pcyclaunceston.org.au/  PH: (03) 6344 2411

Silverdome velodrome + cycling

www.silverdome.com.au/sport PH: 6344 9988

Launceston Leisure and Aquatic Centre

www.launceston.tas.gov.au/Launceston-Leisure-and-Aquatic-Centre  PH: (03) 6323 3636

Launceston Indoor Sports Area

www.tennisvenues.com.au/venue/launceston-indoor-sport PH: (03) 6331 5333

Active Launceston

www.activelaunceston.com.au/Groups/General-Activity

MEET-UP GROUPS

If you’re looking to meet like-minded people in Launceston, Meet Up groups are a great place to start. Learn more here.

 

THINGS TO DO IN LAUNCESTON – EVEN WHEN IT’S RAINING!

If you’re looking to meet like-minded people in Launceston, Meet Up groups are a great place to start. Learn more here.

 

Lonely Planet Top 10 things to do in Launceston – www.lonelyplanet.com/australia/launceston/top-things-to-do/a/poi/362447

Trip Advisor: 10 best things to do in Launceston – www.tripadvisor.com.au/Attractions-g255344-Activities-Launceston_Tasmania.html

Migrant Resource Centre – www.mrcltn.org.au/our-projects/

Service Clubs – www.startlocal.com.au

 

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