The Unconformity festival returns

The Unconformity is a contemporary arts festival that explores the paradoxes of Queenstown, a mining community on Tasmania’s wild and mountainous West Coast.

The Unconformity returns 16–18 October 2020.

News

In 2020, emerging Aboriginal writer, actor and visual artist Kartanya Maynard will undertake a supported artist residency in Queenstown, Tasmania—see more info below.

Getting here

Visit remote Western Tasmania via a stunning mountainous drive, or by flight from Hobart. Click the link below to plan your travel, accommodation and western wilds itinerary.

Festival venues

  • Town Centre, corner Orr and McNamara St
  • Crib Lane, Little Orr St
  • The Paragon Theatre, 11 McNamara St
  • 20 Orr St
  • Queenstown Medical Union, 25 Cutten St
  • CWA Hall, 35 Cutten St
  • Cutten St Playground
  • West Coast Wilderness Railway and Tracks Cafe
  • Q Bank Gallery, 37 Orr St
  • QBar, 33 Orr St
  • Old Larq Gallery, 8 Hunter St
  • Old Evans Store, 24 Stitcht St
  • Galley Museum, 1/7 Driffield St
  • Scout Hall, 15 Bowes St
  • Queen River Footbridge
  • Passion Park, on The Esplanade
  • Penghana House, 32 Esplanade
  • Old Limestone Quarry, 9 Penghana Rd
  • Football Ground