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Hawks at Harvest - Hawks Heroes

  • Harvest Market Launceston 71 Cimitiere Street, Launceston (in the car park opposite Albert Hall) (map)

Hawka will be visiting Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market looking for a hero! He's looking for young Tasmanians who are striving to be the best and fairest OFF the pitch.

Has your love of food led you to create healthy recipes for your friends and family?

Have you been planting a kitchen garden at your school so that everyone can enjoy healthy food?

Come down to the market and meet Hawka and find out more about becoming Tasmania's first Hawks Hero!

Venue: Harvest Launceston Community Farmers Market

Be a Hawks Hero and you could fly to Melbourne with your parent or guardian for a special behind the scenes tour of Hawthorn Football Club’s training base at Waverley Park.

This season, Hawthorn Football Club is searching for young Tasmanians with big hearts and creative minds, who strive to be the best and fairest OFF the feild. The Hawks Heroes Award will recognise youth who deliver benefit to the community in a way that reflects Hawthorn’s values. 

Some ideas to get your started

Organise a fundraiser at your school for a local charity

Organsie a book drive to encourage people to make use of old books
Start a Big Brother or Big Sister reading program to help younger kids improve their reading skills
Use your footy skills to run a clinic for younger kids

Plant a kitchen garden at your school or in your local community to encourage friends to grow and eat nutrituious foods
How can you take part?

Simply come up with your idea, and go to the Hawks page for more details - Click here

Make sure you keep track along the way, take photos, videos or write a report and send them to At the end of the football season, we’ll judge to find the best Hawks Hero
and send them off to Melbourne!

Hawthorn is committed to supporting local Tasmanian communities and we want you to be too!

The Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market operates every Saturday 0830am to 1230pm.

Wheelchair access: Yes