Giant Garage Sale is at the Palais next Saturday, 10 October!

Our Giant Garage Sale will be held again this year on Saturday, 10 October 2020.  Monies raised assist in the continued restoration and management of the Franklin Palais Theatre. Open from 9:00am!  Tea/Coffee/Cake available on the day.

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The Palais Collective will be re-opening again from Friday, 2 October

The Collective operates every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 10:00am and 3:00pm. The Collective only uses local suppliers and provides a great range of fresh farm produce. There is a good range of jams, condiments and baked goods and local craft work.   Keeping the Collective operating is only possible with the continued…

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COVID Quiz Night at the Palais – Saturday 19 September 2020

To book a table, please email your details to: bookings@franklinpalais.com.au or via FaceBook and Instagram

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Spanish Fiesta with ‘Karavana Flamenca’ – 26 March 2020

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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Yoga – Sound and Song at the Palais – 4 April, 2020

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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The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra – Monday 13 January

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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Van Diemen’s Band ‘Christmas’ concert – Tuesday 17 December 2019

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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Looking for some inspiration to purchase those last minute Christmas gifts?

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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Free CPR & AED demonstration at the Palais – 2:30pm on 23 November 2019

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The Camino Voyage – Saturday, November 23

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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