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Special Interest & Major Events

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Special Interest & Major Events

With a plethora of world class sporting facilities and stunning settings, Northern Tasmania is the pinnacle destination for sporting events in Tasmania.

Get behind the AFL at the University of Tasmania Stadium, cheer on basketball or netball teams at the Silverdome, or watch professional mountain bikers compete on our web of world-class trails.

Northern Tasmania has a network of amazing roads, parks, rivers and sports grounds, the makings of a unique destination to host a wide variety of events.
Cycling, running, canoeing, sailing, mountain biking, you name it; If you are looking for the next host destination for your event, we would be delighted to show you what Northern Tasmania has to offer.

We provide event organisers with the following services:

- Suitable venues and unique event concepts to ‘wow’ event attendees
- Accommodation to suit varying styles and budgets (including excellent group rates)
- Pre and post event travel itineraries
- Car hire, coach hire and other transfers within Tasmania
- Marketing support and promotional materials as required

Conferences & Business Events

Northern Tasmania has everything you need for the most memorable business event right on its doorstep - from state-of-the-art infrastructure and services, unique cultural experiences and breathtaking natural attractions.

As well as a professional and free information service, we are delighted to offer business event organisers the following services:

  • Accommodation of all types (including excellent group rates)
  • An exciting range of conference tour and experience options
  • Pre and post conference travel itineraries and partner programs
  • Car hire, coach hire and other transfers within Tasmania
  • Suggestions for suitable conference venues as well as dinners and cocktail parties, outdoor venues, and unique concepts to wow delegates
  • Assistance sourcing unique local food and wine gift packs for speakers and VIP's

Partner Organisations

Visit Northern Tasmania works in close partnership with local, state and national organisations.

Business Events Tasmania - (BET) is the peak organisation for the business events sector in Tasmania.

BET is a convention bureau – a not for profit, sales and marketing organisation, whose primary role is to market the destination’s business event credentials nationally and internationally and work with event planners to bring their event into the destination.

Business Events Tasmania Launceston Video

2017-18 Conference & Business Events Planners Guide to Tasmania

City of Launceston
- Conference, convention and championship incentives are available to encourage associations, corporate organisations and local/state government to host their conferences, conventions or championships within the Launceston municipality during the tourism off-peak and shoulder seasons.

Meeting and Events Australia
- MEA is a national, independent not for profit organisation dedicated to servicing the needs of the meetings & events industry and promoting professionalism and excellence in all aspects of meetings and event management. It also promotes the value and effectiveness of meetings and events as an important high-yield sector of business travel and tourism.

Contact Tourism Northern Tasmania

Phone: 03 6380 6099


Post: PO Box 582, Launceston, TAS, 7250