TasTESOL is Tasmania’s professional association for Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.

TasTESOL provides professional development and networking opportunities throughout the year, including:

  • A state-wide conference held in Hobart (usually in April or May)
  • Forums and workshops with guest speakers

Forums in Hobart are usually held on Thursday evenings, 5pm – 7pm, three times a year. There is usually an all-day forum held in Launceston on a Saturday, 10am – 2:30pm (approx.) in the second half of the year.







Final forum for 2021 (zoom)

This will be out last forum for 2021. Therefore, we are inviting you to join us for our final forum on Tuesday the 14th December at 5pm- 6pm.

Our speakers will be Dr Marianne Turner, Dr Anne Keary, and Dr Katrina Tour, who will be presenting their workshop: Generating bi/multilingual texts as a way to meet learning objectives for primary EAL learners.
If you are a member, this forum is free of charge and the zoom link to this forum will be sent to you before the forum. Please RSVP so we can get an idea of numbers.

If you are not a member, this forum will cost $15. If you wish to attend please email: 


Browse our past events for information on previous TasTESOL conferences and forums. Access PowerPoint presentations, programs, worksheets and other resources shared during the events.