9.00am - 4.00pm ... 26th January, Bells Parade, Latrobe, TAS

Test out your FITNESS!

A major feature of this year’s program is the Bell’s Parade Triathlon conducted by the Triathletes Tasmania as part of their state program.  It is anticipated that in excess of 150 competitors from around Tasmania and interstate will compete in the championship. This builds on the very successful inaugural event staged last year in which over 3000 people lined the banks of Bells’ Parade to watch the competitors.
This year the Bell’s Parade Triathlon will again be held in conjunction with Henley-on-Mersey. An Triathlon involves swim, bike and run components. This event is open to anyone to participate with further information available online from Cradle Coast Triathlon.

A novelty children’s arena will also test the skills of young people as they pit themselves against each other as they wheel a tyre; race three-legged and jump along is sacks (to name just a few).

On the Water!

Other water activities include the Betta Boat Race and remote control yachts and speedboats.


Australia Day Fun!

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Henley-on-Mersey is the municipality of Latrobe's celebration of Australia Day (26th January) held at the beautiful Bell's Parade each year. Branded; Food, Fun, Ferrets and Fitness indicates this event is designated a family day with activities for all. Coordinated by the Henley-on-Mersey Management Committee, a collaboration of the Rotary Club of Latrobe, Latrobe Lions Club and Latrobe Council.