Remembering people who have died as a result of family violence

Candlelight Vigils will be held simultaneously across Australia on May 1st 2019 as a tribute to those who have lost their lives and honour people who live with, resist and survive violence.

Show your support by attending one of the following community events in Tasmania:

  • North West event - 5:30 – 6:00 pm, 1 May 2019 – Mount Gnomon Room, Pier 01, Ulverstone
  • South event – 5:30 – 6:00 pm, 1 May 2019 – Parliament House Lawns, Hobart

If you or someone you know is impacted by family violence, contact the Family Violence Counselling and Support Service on 1800 608 122; the Safe at Home Family Violence Response and Referral Line on 1800 633 937; or visit

In an emergency, always call 000.

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