The TSO Romantic Italy raffle is one of the orchestra’s major fundraising projects for 2018. The TSO Friends operate to support the activities of the TSO.

Raffle tickets $10 each. Thank you for your support and good luck in the draw!

PURCHASE TICKET or phone the TSO Box Office 1800 001 190.

Go in the draw to WIN:

  • Emirates Economy class return flights for two to Italy ex Melbourne
  • Domestic return flights for two ex Hobart or Launceston to Melbourne
  • 7 nights first class accommodation in Venice, Verona and Milan (including airport transfers and breakfast daily)
  • First class rail pass for two – Venice to Verona and Verona to Milan
  • Venetian gondola ride and half day tour of Milan for two
  • Travel insurance


The TSO is grateful for the generous support of Emirates and RACT Travel.





Raffle Draw Details

The draw will take place at 10.30pm on Wednesday 10 October 2018 at the Hobart Town Hall, at the TSO’s 70th Anniversary celebration being held after TSO’s Romeo Retold. Ticket holders to Romeo Retold will be offered the opportunity to attend the post-concert 70th Anniversary celebration.

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission permit number 85659. Permit holder Mr Keith Anderson, TSO Friends Committee Member, GPO Box 1450, Hobart TAS 7001.

Guaranteed maximum only 3,000 tickets in this prize draw.

Results will be published in The Mercury on Saturday 13 October 2018.

Terms and conditions

The raffle winner does not need to be present at the official raffle draw and will be notified by phone on 11 October 2018. A letter confirming the prize will also be mailed to the winner on this date.

Prize valid for two people, twin share accommodation, flying Emirates Economy Class.  The winner will receive two Economy Class airfares from Hobart or Launceston  to Venice and Milan to Hobart or Launceston, three night’s accommodation in Venice, two night’s accommodation in Verona and two night’s accommodation in Milan including breakfast daily and first class rail travel from Venice to Verona and Verona to Milan.

Prize is valid for travel from 10 October 2018 and travel must be completed by 10 October 2019 (no extensions are permitted). Travel must be booked with RACT Travel by 1 March 2019. Travel restrictions apply for school holidays, other black out periods may also apply. Both passengers must travel on the same itinerary.

Emirates flights are subject to seat availability and limited to EK 409 and EK 405 flights departing Melbourne. Prize winner is not required to pay for Emirates seat selection or international flight taxes. Please note that the prize does not include Emirates Chauffeur Drive Limousine service, Lounge access and does not accrue Emirates Skywards points. Tickets are strictly not transferable, non-changeable, and non-refundable.

A valid passport is required for all International journeys. Please advise all passport details at the time of booking. All costs incurred if passengers require passports and/or visas, etc. are the responsibility of the winner.

Travel insurance is provided as a credit to the value of $300 (any additional insurance cost is payable by the prize winner).

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission permit number 85659. Permit holder Mr Keith Anderson, TSO Friends Committee Member, GPO Box 1450, Hobart TAS 7001.