Experience the spirit of Spain with a night of authentic Spanish musicand food. Flamenco band “Karavana Flamenca” performs a repertoire ofSpanish rumba, traditional flamenco and upbeat gypsy music. Deliciouspaella Valenciana will be available at 7pm.($15) A night to dance, lounge or dine Spanish style! It will be a night of duelling flamenco guitars, searing impassioned…

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Do you love yoga and music? Or would you like to learn more about yoga? Have you experienced the magic of the meditative state of mind, or would you like to explore that? Do you love music? Perhaps you sing or play an instrument, or you love listening to music, or dancing… Do you enjoy…

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In November 2019, Andrew and Maya celebrated their marriage with a beautiful ceremony and reception that was held at the Franklin Palais Theatre. Their wedding was attended by over 120 guests and the wet weather that weekend just added to the experience!

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My partner (now husband) and I held our wedding at the Palais Theatre in November 2019. We had intended to have the reception there, but due to wet weather we also had the ceremony there. It was a fantastic venue; the hall is such a great space and was very atmospheric. The timber floor and…

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Fresh from the Cygnet Folk festival, this band is coming to Franklin for a concert at the beautiful Palais Theatre.  Bring your dancing shoes, this is going to be a lot of fun! From ballads and singalongs to high-energy dance parties, The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra have spent years telling their stories with guitars and violins,…

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Back by popular demand Van Diemen’s Band takes a whole new ‘VDB Christmas’ on the road again this year. Artistic Director, Julia Fredersdorff has put together a large 17th Century band featuring weird and wonderful instruments of the renaissance.

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The Franklin Palais Collective has a range of beautiful handmade gifts and Christmas trims to fill up those Christmas stockings. Come and support your local community! The Palais Collective is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 9:30am and 3:00pm during the Christmas period

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The only Tasmanian screening of the multi award-winning documentary “The Camino Voyage”. An epic tale of constructing and rowing a traditional Irish curragh 2500 km from Ireland to northern Spain.  The Camino Voyage has it all – adventure, danger, courage, endurance, friendship, emotion and humour – and a tragic final twist to the tale.  This is all…

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