History

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Devonport Jazz is an iconic annual winter event on the Tasmanian North West Coast established in 2002.

Over the past 16 years Devonport Jazz has presented over 600 events across 67 venues, growing in popularity both with artists and festival-goers every year.

Devonport Jazz headline artists have included James Morrison, Monica Trapaga, Vince Jones, The Idea of North, Kate Ceberano, Emma Pask, Rhonda Burchmore and Grace Knight. 

In 2017 Devonport Jazz presented an impressive 39 events and workshops featuring 210 performers across 28 venues.
The first Devonport Jazz Festival in 2002 included 10 concerts and involved 70 artists.

Devonport Jazz 2017

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Above: Monica Trapaga and  The Idea of North at concert at Devonport Jazz 2017

Devonport Jazz 2016

 

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Above: Emma Pask in concert at Devonport Jazz 2016

Devonport Jazz 2015

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Above: Rhonda Burchmore at Devonport Jazz 2015.  

View the Devonport Jazz 2015 photo gallery here.

Devonport Jazz 2014

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Above: Vince Jones at Devonport Jazz 2014.

View the Devonport Jazz 20014 photo gallery here.

Devonport Jazz 2013

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Above: The Australians at Devonport Jazz 2013.

View the Devonport Jazz 2013 photo gallery here.

Devonport Jazz 2012

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Above: James Morrison at Devonport Jazz 2012.  

View the Devonport Jazz 2012 photo gallery here.