Service: Christmas Services 2016

From Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 5:00 pm until Sunday, December 25th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

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God with us come to welcome us,
we welcome him &
we welcome each other.

Christmas Eve

5pm Kid’s Christmas

Come in costume for craft, songs, story and warm welcome.

7pm 9 Lessons & Carols

A service of beautiful music, readings and carols. A special annual service.

11pm Midnight Service

Starting in darkness for the coming of the light of the world with candles for all. A reflective service.
christmas-welcome-rightThe Dean is preaching and the Bishop celebrating.

Christmas Day

8am Holy Communion

Traditional communion to start the day.
The Bishop is preaching and the Dean celebrating.

10am Family Communion

A wonderful celebration for all ages.
The Bishop is preaching and the Dean leading.

There will be no 5.30 pm Evening Prayer Service on Christmas Day.


Concert: Handel’s Messiah

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm


The Messiah returns to the Cathedral

Director: Jonathan Wallis

Emily Lanham (Soprano),
Jenny Duck-Chong (Contralto)
Hew Wagner (Tenor)
Bernard Leon (Bass)

Tickets: ($25) or at the door ($30)

Info: Call 0411128244/0478526489

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Concert: Traditional Carols in the Cathedral

Monday, December 19th, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

traditional-christmasPresented by Festival of Voices
in support of
Hobart City Mission ChristmasAppeal
Come along and capture the Christmas Spririt
– singing traditional Christmas carols and join us for a glass of bubbles to bring in the New Year

Conductor – Joan Wright
Accompanist – Elizabeth Rockliff
Accompanist – David Carr
Festival of Voices Pop-Up Choir from 2016
Rod Thomson

Concert: 20th Century String

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm

20th-century-stringsThe Hobart Chamber Orchestra

Arvo Pärt – Cantus in Memorium Benjamin Britten
– Tabula Rasa
Malcolm Arnold – Concerto for Two Violins
with Peter Tanfield and Lucy Carrig-Jones
Michael Tippett – Concerto for Double String Orch.

Tickets at the door $25 / $20 / $15


Service: Choral Evensong

Sunday, November 27th, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

972164_624733250894294_1981432808_nCome and join in the beauty of Evensong  as we gather in worship and around God’s word and sing his praises on this first Sunday of the new Church Year.  (Which will also be our last Evensong for 2016)

We Believe … In Art 2016

From Friday, May 20th, 2016 until Saturday, November 26th, 2016

We believe in the Holy SpiritWhat do Christians believe, what do those who visit the Cathedral believe?

From Trinity Sunday to Advent the artworks by Maz Gill-Harper based on the Nicene Creed will be hung in the Cathedral to encourage us all to consider what we believe.

What do you believe?


Concert: The Israelites in the Desert (CPE Bach)

Saturday, November 26th, 2016 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

The Israelites in the Desert
(Die Israeliten in der Wüste) Wq238

The Tasmanian Chorale
Directed by Jamie Allen
The Argyle Orchestra
Soloists: Helen Thompson Stephanie Arnold
Tom Buckmaster Phillip Joughan

Saturday, 26th November, 2016 7.30pm
Tickets: $25 / $20 (Concession)
Ticket Information: 0427 254 094

Concert: Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 from 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

pk-co-heavenlysoundslow-copy_origPaul Kelly and Charlie Owen will perform their unique album of funeral songs with an intimate performance at St. David’s.

More information and tickets here


Christmas Pageant Stall

Saturday, November 19th, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

christmas-pagent-stallCome and grab a bargain and bite to eat and so support The Friends of St. David’s.

Of just come and have a look around the Cathedral, look at our magnificent West Window and be reminded of the real reason for the season.

Cakes, Biscuits, Books, DVDs, Bric a Brac.


Concert: LIVING SONG featuring Requiem for the Living

Saturday, November 5th, 2016 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Requiem for the LivingFriends Singers & Hobart Orpheus Choir Inc

Requiem for the Living
by Dan Forrest
Byrd, Mealor and more

Marian Bisset Musical Director
Stephanie Arnold soprano
Tom Buckmaster tenor
accompanied by a chamber ensemble
tickets $30 at the door
complimentary refreshments included