Antarctic Festival Program

Program details

 

The following events will be held from Thursday 8th September to Sunday 11th September 2016. Click the links for more information on each event. Some events require a booking for access.

Antarctic Festival  
School ToursAurora Australis 9:30 am – 3 pm
Triumph and Tragedy: explorers and adventurers in AntarcticaTasmanian Museum & Art Gallery - Islands to Ice exhibition10:00 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 2:00 pm for school classes grade 2-6. Bookings essential: TMAG bookings
Polar Pathways ToursHobart Waterfront - start at Princes Wharf No.111:30 am – 2:30 pm
Antarctic Photography Exhibition
supported by the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery
TMAG Bond Store 10 am – 4 pm
Festival ConcertHobart Town Hall7 pm
Antarctic Film Festival film and Reception: The Penguin Counters
State Cinema, North Hobart 6 pm screening, 8 pm reception
Antarctic Festival
School Tours Aurora Australis 9:30 am – 3 pm
Triumph and Tragedy: explorers and adventurers in AntarcticaTasmanian Museum & Art Gallery - Islands to Ice exhibition10:00 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 2:00 pm for school classes grade 2-6. Bookings essential: TMAG bookings
Antarctic Photography Exhibition
Supported by the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery
TMAG Bond Store 10 am – 4 pm
Polar Pathways ToursHobart Waterfront 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Philip Law Lecture Professor Tony Worby, CEO, Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre: 'From Kyoto to Paris: Tasmania’s Antarctic Science on the Global Stage'.CCAMLR, Macquarie St 5:30 pm, free admission
Antarctic Film Festival State Theatre: Red KnotState Cinema, North Hobart 8.30 pm
Antarctic Festival
Antarctic Expo at Princes WharfPrinces Wharf No.1 10 am – 4 pm
free admission
Open Day IMAS 10 am – 4 pm
free admission
Polar Pathways ToursHobart Waterfront - start at Princes Wharf No.111:30 am – 2:30 pm
Antarctic Photography Exhibition
Supported by the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery
TMAG Bond Store 10 am – 4 pm
Aurora Australis and L’Astrolabe Tours Princes Wharf 10 am – 4:00 pm
Antarctic Film Festival
Young Person’s Program Antarctica 3d On The Edge
State Cinema, North Hobart11 am
Mawson’s Huts Foundation Dinner Hotel Grand Chancellor 7 pm
Antarctic Festival
Antarctic Expo at Princes WharfPrinces Wharf No.1 10 am – 4 pm
free admission
Open Day IMAS 10 am – 4 pm
free admission
Huskies on the WaterfrontHunter Street11 am - 3 pm
Aurora Australis and L’Astrolabe Tours Princes Wharf No.1 9:30 am – 4 pm
Antarctic Photography Exhibition – supported by the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery
Prize winner announced
3:00 pm by Chairman of Judges, Sir Guy Green
TMAG Bond Store 10 am – 4 pm
Polar Pathways ToursHobart Waterfront - start at Princes Wharf No.110 am – 2:30 pm
Antarctic Film Festival:Antarctica - A Year on the IceState Cinema, North Hobart6 pm
Antarctica for Children IMAS Building, Princes Wharf
free admission, suitable for children 3-8 years
2 pm - 4 pm