History of Wielangta Comes Home to Sorell


Sorell Memorial Hall recently became host to sixteen wonderful paintings. The paintings are by renowned artist John Lendis and were commissioned by the Forest Education Foundation Inc. The paintings have […]

Hill Climb Thrills at Eaglehawk Neck


The hills surrounding Eaglehawk Neck resonated with the sounds of engines as over 40 motor enthusiasts pitted their driving skills against the challenges of negotiating the twists and turns of […]

Community Make Orielton Lagoon Loop a Reality


Sorell Council has successfully applied for and received $50,000 in funding from the Tasmanian Community Fund’s (TCF) 2016 Community Infrastructure Program for the development of stage one of the Orielton […]

Port Arthur Store Re-build Underway


It has been just over two years since fire destroyed the Port Arthur General Store after a heater located in the adjoining residence exploded burning the store and residence to […]

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, […]