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Five things to do in Tasmania this weekend, October 16 and 17, 2021

Dana Anderson
October 15 2021 - 5:00pm
Five things to do in Tasmania this weekend
Five things to do in Tasmania this weekend

1. Longford Show

October 16

The Longford Show will go ahead in 2021 after a unanimous vote. While the show will go ahead there will be COVID measures in place including mandatory masks and one entry point from Marlborough Street and one exit point from Bulwer Street. The event will also be capped at 5000 patrons at one time allowed on the showgrounds as per COVID rules. Various events will be on offer including a large animal nursery, sheepdog trials and show jumping. The Longford Show will run between 9-4pm.

Dana Anderson

Dana Anderson


On a Friday night you may see me at the theatre, a festival, an exhibition, or in the corner of one of my favourite establishments reading a novel. So, it makes sense I am the arts and what's on reporter for The Examiner. To contact me about a story please send an email to

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