Black Dog Ride


The East Coast community was pleased to host the annual Tasmanian Black Dog Ride (BDR) on Sunday the 23rd of March.  The Black Dog Ride began in 2009 as one […]

Marina Development Feasible

Marina location at the Dunalley Jetty

The Sorell Council in partnership with the Tasmanian Government and in collaboration with the Sorell Tasman Area Advisory Recovery Committee (which includes representation from the Tasman Council) has commissioned a […]

Epicormia gives a sigh of fire relief


Walking into the Long Gallery situated in Hobart’s Salamanca Place, on the opening night of the Epicormia Exhibition was to say the least a surprise, for the first time I […]

CAPSS to Cambodia

Sorell School Cambodia class

On AFL grand final day this year, 11 boys and 9 girls will head off on a 12 day Cambodia Assist Project Sorell School trip, a first for the school. […]

All in the Family

All in the family

A unique event slipped quietly into the history books last month with the finals of the Tasman Ex-Services Bowls Club Men’s Singles Championship for 2012/2013. Two players faced each other […]

Rest in peace… grave concerns

Rest in peace

Churches are regretfully finding it impossible to keep cemeteries. Can they sell a cemetery for development? Yes, but regulations weigh in – a cemetery must be kept open to the […]

Fair Can’t Get Any Bigger or Better!


The fifth annual gala Fair at the Eaglehawk Neck Community Hall was a fantastic success and organisers say the Fair has probably reached capacity for the event site. Growing from […]

Rezoning for Spring Bay Mill approved


The first step in the re-zoning of the former Triabunna wood chip mill site, now known as Spring Bay Mill, was unanimously passed by the Glamorgan Spring Bay Council at […]

Zipping and Efficient delight Ningana Residents


Sorell Council was pleased to support the ongoing visit of a Living Legends horse to Ningana Aged Care facility in Sorell. Efficient, winner of the 2007 Melbourne Cup, and Zipping, […]

Bicheno Primary wins state sports award


Bicheno Primary School on Tasmania’s East Coast has won the 2013 state Super Site Award for excellence in delivering fun, safe and inclusive sports activities to children in the after […]