The TMAGgots run quirky, unique, fun & informative events that help us to experience the arts, history, culture, heritage and the sciences in new & interesting ways. We just do things differently and proudly regard ourselves as Hobart's "culture vultures".

Check us out & come to an event sometime...


What the ...?

The TMAGgots are a small not-for-profit volunteer-run community organisation with the sole aim of connecting people with the arts, culture, history, heritage and science through the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and other places. If you like things a little bit different, a little bit quirky, then you'll love what we do!

We hold regular events throughout the year, usually in Hobart and it's immediate surrounds, which are based on exhibitions or happenings at the TMAG, and events or activities of appeal elsewhere. Join us for some hearty cultural gluttony...


Financial Member Benefits

TMAGgots have negotiated a discount for current financial members to Hobart Repertory Society performances at The Playhouse Theatre.

Simply show your current financial membership card at Centretainment or The Playhouse booking office, to receive a Concession rate for Hobart Rep's Performances at The Playhouse.

Check out our 'About' page for more member benefits...


How cool, our first event in ages. Come & hear what Travis has to say ..

Then, stay on for our AGM & bring your thoughts on how we do what we do in a post-COVID-19 world ..

Why not sign-up as a Financial Member or to receive our event invites while you're here on our website.

In the meantime, don’t forget to check out TMAG's website or Facebook for cool exhibitions, activities and special events that we’re keen to help promote !

Here's a sample of some of the events we've hosted in recent months ..

  • Roadtrippin’ to view the 2020 Glover Prize entrants @ Evandale
  • UTAS Welcome to Hobart event
  • Exploring Blundstone Arena & it's cool Cricket Museum
  • Beaker Street for Science Week
  • Classic Moments @ the UTAS Classics Museum
  • Back of House @ Mona
  • Delve into the Dark @ Rosny Farm
  • Ancient Life Drawing @ Triassic Night @ TMAG by Beaker Street
  • A behind the scenes visit to the Cascade Female Factory
  • A moving guide tour of The National Picture touring exhibition
  • An exploration of the Moonah Conservation Laboratory
  • Scientist or Imposter? @ Beaker Street for National Science Week
  • Come Herald Dark MoFo @ TMAG
  • Autumn Gardens on Mother's Day @ the Botanical Gardens
  • Behind the (Local) News tour at Hobart's ABC State headquarters
  • A Welcome to Hobart event at TMAG for UTas students & others
  • Vibrance Festival  Street Art & Grafitti Street Tour
  • Life Drawing in the Central Gallery
  • Exploring The Unfair(er) Sex, a feminine history of Hobart
  • A private viewing of the Hadley's Art Prize exhibition at Hadleys Hotel
  • Visited the Rosny Barn, enjoyed some mulled wine on a chilly night & explored Art? Art! Art ...
  • Toured historic Parliament House and the Legislative Council
  • Tasted some awesome beers on our Midtown Brews Cruze
  • Got all respectable for a private tour of Government House
  • Had a preview of Pandemonium at the Hobart's Penitentiary Chapel

Do get in touch if you have a cool event idea that you'd like to see happen or (even better) join us and help us make them happen for you and others to enjoy.

There are a few ways to keep in touch so you don't miss out on anything:

  • like us on Facebook using the link at the top of this page
  • sign up for our free e-news subscription to be the first to hear about new events
  • join us to get exclusive member-only invitations and discounts and other cool things (this includes e-news subscription)

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