2022 Program
*Program is subject to change at any time due to Health SA regulations &/or COVID-19 Safe Management practices.
Sadly, our 2022 Tunarama Festival has been cancelled

Showrides on the Foreshore

Sat 22nd - Wed 26th January

Sun, Mon & Wed: 10.30am - 10.30pm

Sat & Tue: 10.30am - 11.00pm

Fri 21st Jan

@Nautilus Arts Centre

6.00pm: Official opening of Tunarama 2022

6.30 - 7.40pm: 2022 Helping Hand Ambassador Quest

Don't miss the awarding of titles for the 60th Anniversary 2022 Ambassador Quest! Months of hard work comes to fruition - live on stage - for one, hard-working entrant. (Interval. - 7.40pm - 8.00pm)

8.00pm: The QUESTory thanks to Harvey Norman

Join us for a trip down memory lane as we celebrate 60 years of the Tunarama Festival & Ambassador Quests

We've delved deep into the archives to create this very special look back over the last 6 decades. Photos & footage from the first to the most recent Tunarama + special guests and live music from Andy Seymour & his Southern Gentlemen. A fun evening for the whole family.

Sat 22nd Jan

8.00am - Port Lincoln Parkrun. Start line on Foreshore next to the Yacht Club. For more info & how to register click here 

@Centenary Oval Saturday Session - 12 noon - 5.30pm.

SGKP Prawn Toss (final) - from 12.15pm (Ages 5 - 11. 30 spots each for boys & girls. Longest throw wins. Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd)

Harvey Norman Salmon Toss (heats) - from 2.00pm (ages 11 - 15) yrs - 25 spots each for boys & girls.

Top 10 boys & Top 10 girls move to Sunday's final at 1.30pm). 

Bendigo Bank Tuna Toss (heats) - from 4.00pm (Aged 16+). 25 spots each for male & female.

Top 10 male & Top 10 female move to Sunday's final at 3.00pm). 

*Strictly limited capacities for each event. Entrants MUST pre-book their place - no entry on the day.

Entry is FREE for the above events. 

@Hotel Boston

Best of Eyre Dinner: 6.30pm for 7.00pm

Cocktail Dress. Tickets $130.00 per person (inc gst) includes champagne & canapes on arrival and 3-course meal paired with local, award-winning wines.

@Lincoln Cinema

Sing Along Cinema featuring 'Grease': 10.30pm, film starts at 11pm. Must be 18 or over to attend.

Sun 23rd Jan

@Foreshore. 8am: Yoga on the Beach presented by Port Lincoln School of Yoga. *Must bring own mat.

Click here for more info.

Morning Session @Centenary Oval (9.30am - 1.00pm). Get your session tickets here

Bunnings Kennel Building competition Part 1: 10am - 12noon + 30 mins for decoration. Winners announced after the Tuna Toss

ASBTIA Tuna Sushi Competition at 11.00am. 16 entries only, must be 16 + to entry, fantastic prizes for the Top 3. 

Afternoon Session @Centenary Oval (1.30pm - 5.30pm) 

*Harvey Norman Salmon Toss Final: 1.00pm

*Bendigo Bank Tuna Toss Final: 2.30pm

*Both finals will be live streamed thanks to Telstra. You can view for free on the Tunarama FB page & Youtube account

Bunnings Kennel Building competition judging (from 3.00pm). Winners announced at conclusion of Tuna Toss


'Blessing of the Fleet' Dinner at the Marina Hotel, 6.30pm for 7.00pm.

Watch the fleet sail past from the comfort of the hotel balcony & enjoy a sumptuous 2 course meal + cheese platter.  

Fleet Sail Past starts at 7.00pm from the Port Lincoln Marina. CANCELLED

8pm - 10pm: Southern Launch 'Lights up the Marina' with 2 hours of the best Tunarama party music on 5CC.