The Museum of Old and New Art’s summer festival returns in January 2021 across Hobart and Launceston, Tasmania. Art, music and other great stuff, including: lasers at Cataract Gorge, a K&D Warehouse takeover, evening concerts at Mona and by the Tamar River, full-throttle opera, intimate archery, cocktails on kunanyi, exhibitions everywhere from industrial sites to backstage theatres, a woman buried in a mound of dirt, roosters on horseback, and quite a bit more. Launceston: 15–17 January. Hobart: 22–24 January. Tickets on sale now at monafoma.net.au
Make sure to check out these great local specials and offers while the festival is in town:
Food & Drink
If you're heading to Turner Stillhouse to try the award-winning Three Cuts Gin, make sure to order the Mona Foma French 75 cocktail special.
For just $25, Mad Apple Café is offering a Mona Foma special of pickled beetroot & candied haloumi salad with pear, toasted pine nuts, red onion and fresh herbs plus a frozen mango and pineapple daiquiri.
For $22 enjoy a Parmi Meal Deal including a parmi, chips and salad plus a Moo Brew Pilsner at Schnitty Bar. Gluten free option available.
Pachinko will be offering a delicious lunch special of shoyu & black garlic wallaby tail ramen, turnips, shoots, chives and soft egg.
Try the special of a mojito & larb gai (thai chicken salad) for just $20 or if you feel like something more, ticket holders can receive 10% off the menu at Toong Thong Thai.
Show your ticket at Kingsway Bar to receive $8 Pints of local beer.
Receive a complimentary glass of Tasmanian wine with order of a cheese board
Retail & Accommodation
Conveniently located near festival venues, the Leisure Inn Penny Royal will be extending their complimentary car parking and added bonus of a $25 petrol voucher offer when you book your stay with them.
Get 20% off at Find Your Feet Launceston from 15-18 January.
Festival goers will have access to 10% off at District 9 located in the Quadrant Mall for the duration of the event. Offer available in store only.
Spend $50+ and receive a complimentary bag of Tasmanian Chocolate by Rhuby Chocolates (Latrobe, Tasmania) valued at $9.95 or spend $100+ and receive a complimentary Tasmanian-made and printed Tea Towel by Niai Design valued at $19.95 (various designs available)