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 […]

JAX to the MAX

Pg.14-JAX band photo

In April, JAX – Jacqui ‘JAX’ Smialek along with talented band members Malcolm ‘BAT’ Battersby and Patrick Neumayer represented Tasmania in the Global Battle of the Bands Australian National Final […]

Bobby’s an inspiration

Pg.3 ST Bobby Byrne at DFPS

Elite surf sports competitor and award winning student Bobby Byrne is the latest former student to inspire younger generations as part of Dodges Ferry Primary School’s Inspiring Stories initiative. In […]

Anzac Day Services respected in Nubeena

Anzac  Day - Nubeena

Crowds arrived in Nubeena to a warm and sunny autumn morning, some coming early this year for the 101 Year Anniversary of Anzac ensuring they would not miss the morning […]

Anzacs Remembered

Anzac Day Sorell

Starting the morning early at the Primrose Sands Anzac dawn service a little cold breeze didn’t stop the local residents from coming down to honour the fallen. There were around […]