Heritage Farming Weekend

The Historical Machinery Club Tasmania is holding their biennial Sassafras Heritage Farming Weekend soon.

The weekend is set to be a fun and informative filled time, with many events on offer including but not limited to:

-Potato Harvesting info sessions

-A Fergie Tractor Display

-Steam Display

-Stone Crushing

-Sheep Shearing

-And everything from Vintage Tractors to Vintage Cars and a Miniature Railway.

There will also be a Craft Display and live music
from Rino and Jade along with Tania Kernaghan, so there is sure to be something for the whole family.

The event will be held from Friday the 26th of February to the 28th,
with gates opening at 9:00 am, on 7738 Bass Highway, Sassafras, Latrobe.

Ticket prices are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

For more information, please visit: sassafrasheritagefarmingweekend.com.au

Health and wellbeing in Latrobe.

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The town of Latrobe is set to play host to a refreshing festival at the end of this month with the Total Health and Wellness Festival.
Events include physical health checks and life tools, presentations on holistic therapies, nutrition and skin care. There will also be plenty of stalls offering a wide variety of retail and handmade goods.

The festival will be held at the Latrobe Memorial Hall, on the 28th – 29th of November

For more information please visit: www.facebook.com/HealthWellnessLatrobe

Keagan Belbin.

Wynyard medieval festival

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The Sovereign Military Order of the Knights Templar will be hosting a weekend long event on the 26th to 27th of September, that will play host to medieval fantasies and ye olde merry making.

Displays of sword skills, jousting and archery including Horseback Archery, fresh from the USA tournaments are the big focus this year.

Other events include:  a Medieval dress competition, the classic Tug-O-War, belly dancing,  games for the little ones, food and shopping stalls, a bar for weary revelers, even camping and musical entertainment on Saturday night. There will be something to suit the whole family.

Festival gates open 9:00 am at Lyons Park, Wynyard.

Keagan Belbin