Winterlicious | /wɪntə-‘lɪʃəs/ noun. To step into the embrace of the city, noticing the steam dance off a hot coffee, the cosy feeling of a merino scarf, hearing laughter from inside your favourite restaurant, the taste of crisp air in the morning; embracing the season in Launceston.

Welcome to Launceston in Winter

Discover an array of local experiences, cool season events, seasonal offers and more in the heart of Launceston.

There are so many beautiful things about winter; crisp air, evening lights, rugging up, hot chocolate and hearty soups. Embrace the cooler months; there is no such thing as bad weather, only the wrong jacket… so Feel the Warmth this winter like a true Launceston local.

Feel the Warmth.

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Food & Libations by:

Sailor Food Truck
Delicious Bamyan
Twist & Roll
Indian Ceylon
One on the Slide
Big Bite Dutch Treats
Green Bean Pizza
Small Grain
Pod Café - Coffee
Little Red Food Truck
Floss Bloss
Munchies Thai Street Food
Dellavalle Gelato
Fire Bar by The Barrel Collective
Fog Bar by The Barrel Collective
Gin Garden Cocktail Bar

Live Music & entertainment by:

Captain O'Briens Craic
Frogs In Suits
Jack Hickey
Eleventh Hour
Big hART - Welcome to Country
Circus School - Kids Entertainment
Teen Challenge - Teens Entertainment

Thank you so much to everyone who attended!

It was a wonderful evening & we can't wait to start organising the next one


In the spirit of last year's Cakealicious, some of Launceston's favourite hospitality venues put their best mug-bound offerings forward and competed for the top title in this year's great winter mug battle, Mugalicious.

Participating venues included:

Congratulations to VegOut who won with their Biscoff S'mores Hot Chocolate!


We're working with QVMAG to bring Science, History & Art into the City this August

A History of Sporting Clubs in Launnie

Island Mecca: Why Artists flock to Tassie

Gems or Junk: is your family heirloom really that special?

What Else is On?

Discover a variety of events from hidden speakeasys to winter themed dinners, comedy shows to theatre performances, live music and more in the City...

With so many things to do in Launceston, where to park?

How about this? Free parking in Launceston Central City seven days a week!


Cityprom’s Free Spots campaign aims to increase awareness of City of Launceston’s existing FREE parking offer in some multi-storey car parks in Launceston Central City. Avoid the risk of getting parking tickets by taking advantage of this great offer!


  • Paterson Street East Car Park
  • Paterson Street West Car Park
  • Elizabeth Street Car Park (closed Sunday)


  • Every day from 3.30pm to 5.30pm

Discover more places to park and get around in Launceston here.

Uncover the city for yourself...

Seek out the warmth in Launceston Central City with boutique retailers, artisan shops, quirky cafes, award winning restaurants and a variety of services to coax you out of hibernation...

Follow along on Instagram...

For more reasons to visit the City this winter and tips on how to do it well, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, @ltoncentralcity. 

Join in by tagging us or hashtag #WinterliciousLaunceston.