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Midlands Military Meet and Rendezvous – November 22-23 2014

The Midlands Military Meet and Rendezvous features living history displays, collector displays, veteran military vehicles, a varied speakers program, dealers and trade tables. See some of Tasmania’s finest private collections of our military and colonial heritage as well as opportunities to see and learn other facets of history. For more information see Ross is short […]

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Festival of the Roses – Sunday, 16th November 2014

Festival of the Roses, will be held at National Rose Garden at Woolmers Estate Longford on Sunday, 16th November 2014 9.00 am – 4.00 pm Over 5,000 roses to view with numerous stalls including plant nurseries, gardening books, preserves, jewellery, food and wine as well as picnic lunches. Vintage cars, music and entertainment together with […]

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Ross Marathons – 7th September 2014

The Ross Motel is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Ross Marathons which is being run on Father’s Day, 7st September 2014. We look forward to supporting all the runners at this year’s event which should be bigger and better than last year. Relax and put your feet up after a hard day’s running or […]

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Agfest – 1st, 2nd & 3rd of May 2014

Agfest 2013 is being held in Carrick from Thursday 2 May to Saturday 4 May, 2013. AgFest is everything agricultural in one place! Running for 40 years strong, this event is worth going even if it is just for the working sheep dog trials. You will find agricultural and industrial demonstrations from all over the […]

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Woolfest 2014 – Tasmanian Wool Centre, Ross, Sunday, 30th March 2014

Attractions include sheep shearing demonstrations, Eddie Freeman’s chainsaw scupting, displays and trade tables by the Hand Spinners, Weavers and Dyers Guild members, a children’s “Running of the Sheep” fun run and an art exhibition in the Wool Centre titled “One Man and hisDog”. There will be an appearance by “Superfine” the hero of woollens.

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176th Campbell Town Show – 30–31 May 2014.

Come and visit the Southern Hemisphere’s oldest continually running Agricultural Show and listed by The National Trust as part of our Island State’s Living history. There is something for everyone…sheep and wool judging…fashion parades…sheepdog trials…equestrian events…woodchopping…craft exhibition…children’s entertainment…ute competitions…an animal nursery…shearing competitions…and lots, lots more For more information, go to

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Things to do this Winter

The Ross Market The Ross Market will continue throughout winter. Completely under cover, the market is held on the third Sunday of each month at the Ross Town Hall, in Church Street. You will be delighted by variety of antiques, collectables and treasures. Longford’s birthday party Early stages of planning is underway for when Longford […]

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