Bicheno Festival, Event of the Year

Bicheno Festival

Bicheno Festivals Inc (organisers of the much-loved Bicheno Food and Wine Festival) has, for the third time in 4 years, been recognised as the Event of the Year at the […]

A Tassie Knight’s Tale

Tassie Knight

Tassie born and bred Knight Phillip Leitch victorious in Europe.  Firstly placing 2nd in the Tournoid e’Lordre de Saint Michel Phillip followed up by winning Overall Champion at the Tournament of […]

Kids come first at Dunalley

Dunalley School

Doing the best with what you have to hand is a long held trait of small communities and the Dunalley community is a stand-out example. In early July severe weather […]

Tasman Health Care Services Changeover


Last week Hobart District Nursing Service (HDNS) who currently runs the Tasman Health and Community Service based at Nubeena announced that the facility would change hands as of October 1st […]

Literacy Success at Dunalley Primary School and Beyond


In 2015 the Dunalley Tasman Neighbourhood House (DTNH), in partnership with Dunalley Primary School, facilitated the Bridges Literacy Program. Bridges is a comprehensive program for early years’ students in need […]

Tassal Seeks to Expand Operations

Tassal Nubeena

Tassal is currently seeking to expand its operations on the Tasman Peninsula. The South East Optimisation (SEO) proposal, has been submitted to the Department of Primary Industries Water and Environment, […]

Students star in road safety push

Road safety

Excited students walked the red carpet at the recent launch of a video clip at Dodges Ferry Primary School promoting road safety messages around the theme “When I grow up […]

Launch of George St WWI Memorial

Launch of Gerge Street Memorial

Approximately 50 people braved the cold wind on the Nubeena Foreshore Walkway on the 20th May, to attend the launch of the George St WWI Memorial, a granite slab inscribed […]

Thank you Volunteers!!

Volunteers Day

Sorell Council celebrated all the volunteers in our community with a Volunteer Recognition Reception on 12 May as part of National Volunteers Week.  National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration […]

National Simultaneous Storytime

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National Simultaneous Storytime is an annual campaign organized by the Australian Library and Information Association that aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books. Each year the […]