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

@MarinaHotel

'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.