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Live sport in Launceston

Escape to Launceston to watch the footy live and explore the city and surrounds while you're here.

Watch the AFL Finals live in Launceston

Watch the Swans vs. Giants on Saturday 28th August or the Bulldogs vs. Essendon on Sunday 29h August live at UTAS Stadium and experience the best the region has to offer. Take advantage of the local #tassieoffseason offers and experiences available and get out out and explore this winter. For ideas on where to head for good &

Whether you're travelling with mates, your partner or the whole family, a weekend out and about in Launceston and Northern Tasmania is the perfect short break.

Post game food & drink ideas

We’ve got your post-game food and drinks sorted! Check out our blog for more ideas.

Things to do

Explore the region



Where to stay this #tassieoffseason

BEST WESTERN PLUS LAUNCESTON

One nights’ accommodation in a Deluxe King Room plus dinner for two in the iconic Tram Bar, all for the cosy price of $159.

BIG4 LAUNCESTON HOLIDAY PARK

Book a four-night stay with BIG4 Launceston Holiday Park during the Off Season and your hosts will provide everything you need to make your own delicious mulled wine. Conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

COACH HOUSE LAUNCESTON

Enjoy two nights' accommodation in a Deluxe Queen room and a bottle of locally produced Ninth Island wine for $220. Only during the Off Season. Terms & conditions apply. Contact operator for details

ELPHIN SERVICED APARTMENTS

Complementary beanies and gloves keep guests cosy from top to toe during the Off Season. Stay two nights or more to receive. Plus, enjoy a wintery indulgence of your choice: a tassie food hamper OR a relaxing 30-min massage OR a cruise on the Tamar River. Valid for up to 2 people per booking in a 1, 2 or 3 bedroom apartment. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Terms and conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

HOTEL GRAND CHANCELLOR LAUNCESTON

Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston’s Off Season special includes accommodation for two, gin experience at craft distiller Turner Stillhouse, wine tasting at Tamar Ridge Cellar Door, seasonal platter from the master-caterers at Hubert + Dan, buffet breakfast and on-site parking. Terms and conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

LEISURE INN PENNY ROYAL

Relish the royal treatment this Off Season at Leisure Inn Penny Royal. Receive 25% off our best displayed rate of the day for our studio and apartment rates, a mouth-watering Cocobean hot chocolate melt upon arrival, plus tickets to ride the Cataract Gorge Scenic Chairlift. Two-night stay minimum. Terms and Conditions apply. Contact Operator for details.

MERCURE LAUNCESTON

Receive a complimentary room upgrade and a Taste of Tassie platter packed with delicious local goodies, including cheese, mulled wine and cider. Available with any two-night mid-week stay, only during the Off Season. Terms and conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

PEPPERS SILO HOTEL

The Off Season at Peppers Silo Hotel shines a light on local farmers, producers and artisans. Wine, chocolate, whisky, gin and other local delights are served up across a range of experiences from in-room local touches, a producer-led menu in Grain of the Silos and the best of Tassie beverages in Woodys Barrel Bar.

THE CORNWALL HISTORIC HOTEL

Enjoy two nights' accommodation in a Deluxe Queen room and a bottle of locally produced Ninth Island wine for $199. Only during the Off Season. Terms & conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

THE FLORANCE

In the wintertime, guests receive complimentary pre-dinner nibbles and a glass of wine from The Florance label. Terms and Conditions apply. Contact Operator for details.

THE GRAND HOTEL LAUNCESTON

Guests who book a 2 night stay in a deluxe spa room for $320 during the Off Season will receive a $40 voucher to spend at Bread & Butter - Launceston's hip café, Bread & Butter factory. Terms & conditions apply. Contact operator for details.

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