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, with…
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.
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
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…
There will be a free premiere screening of the movie – ‘Castle in the Sky’, on Saturday 26 October at 6pm. All welcome!!
Live Music and Dancing is guaranteed at this licensed event at the Palais Theatre on 2 November, 2019. Set up your own table, win prizes and dance the night away – last week for pre-bookings!
Our Giant Garage Sale will be held again this year on Monday, 10 June, 2019. Monies raised assist in the continued restoration and management of the Franklin Palais Theatre. Open from 9:00am!
Tasmania’s own Baroque super-group, Van Diemen’s Band, is joined by internationally acclaimed singer, Lotte Betts-Dean, for a coast-to-coast tour of Baroque favourites by Vivaldi, Handel and Scarlatti.