What you get

Keynotes, panel discussions & workshops
all in the heart of Launceston

Join Australia's most successful freelancers as they share their insights into building your own freelance business.

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Networking

Opportunities to network with other freelancers.

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Prize Money

Enter our freelance competition.

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Vouchers

Win vouchers for Tamar Valley Wineries in the festival raffle.

Things to do
during the festival

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Gala Dinner

Three-course dinner sourced from the fresh produce of the Tamar Valley including comedy performance by Rachel Berger.

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Lunch & Ice-Cream

We provide the lunch and the desert.

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Songs and Comedy

Write a song or a comedy routine in one of our favorite workshops.

About the Festival

The Ultimate Freelance Event.

The Launceston Freelance Festival provides the opportunity to join Australia's best freelancers for upskilling, workshops and more.

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30 +
Speakers
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100 +
Freelancers
About the Festival

The Ultimate Freelance Event.

The Launceston Freelance Festival provides the opportunity to join Australia's best freelancers for upskilling, workshops and more.

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30 +
Speakers
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100 +
Freelancers

Schedule Overview

Topics Speakers Time Venue
Thriving in a Regional City 4:00-4:30
Networking drinks with Delamere Vineyard & Red Brick Road Cider 4:30-6:00
Topics Speakers Time Venue
Keynote: Freelancing - The Future of Work 09:00-09:45 Room#1
Keynote: Working as a freelancer: an editor's perspective 09:50-10:30 Room#1
Morning Tea 10:30 - 10:45 Room#1
In Conversation: Katya Wachtel 10:45 - 11:30 Room#1
Keynote: So you want to leave your day job? 11:30 - 12:15 Room#1
Lunch
break
12:15 - 1:15 Room#1
Workshop: Digital Video tips and tricks 1:15 - 2:15 Room#2
Workshop: Social Media 101 - Tips for targeting an audience 1:15 - 2:15 Room#1
Panel: What are you worth? 2:30 - 3:15 Room#1
Q&A: Freelancing in film 3:15 - 3:50 Room#1
Building supportive communities 3:50 - 4:50 Room#1
Monday Wrap up 4:50 - 5:00 Room#1
Network Gala Dinner 6:30 - 10pm Room#1
Topics Speakers Time Venue
Keynote: It's a Jungal out there 9:00 - 9:45 Room#1
Panel: Young Entrepreneurs in the creative sector – Plan B is Plan A 10:00-11:00 Room#1
Morning Tea 11:00 - 11:15 Room#1
In Conversation: Rachel Smith 11:15-11:50 Room#1
Storytelling that shapes the world 11:50 - 12:30 Room#1
How freelancers can unlock media distribution budgets for incremental revenue streams 12:30 - 1.00 Room#1
Lunch Break
break
1:00-1:45 Room#1
Panel: Turn your freelance skills into short courses 1:50-2.50 Room#4
Workshop: Design your freelance brand assets 1:50-2:50 Room#2
Workshop: Catchwords in digital publishing to get an editors attention 1:50-2:50 Room#2
Superannuation for freelancers 3:00-3:45 Room#3
Keynote: Cybersecurity for freelancers 3:50-4:30 Room#1
Tuesday Wrap Up 4:30 Room#2
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