Our Sister Cities

Sister city officials from Ikeda from visiting Launceston


The City of Launceston has formed long-standing relationships with four cities around the world, promoting the idea of a global family.

Ikeda, Japan

Formalised 1 November 1965

Napa, USA

Formalised 6 June 1988

Taiyuan, China

Formalised 28 November 1995

Putian, China

Formalised 23 August 2017

The City of Launceston also has historic links to the Town of Launceston in the County of Cornwall, United Kingdom.

Please contact our Civic Affairs Coordinator Elizabeth Clark for more information: Elizabeth.Clark@launceston.tas.gov.au