Help at hand for Volunteering

The Sorell ‘Pop-up’ Volunteering Info Desk was launched on 2 August by the Member for Lyons, Guy Barnett MHA, who spoke glowingly about the crucial role volunteers play in our […]

Learning Science comes … ‘Out of the Ocean’

The finale to Science Week 2017, Out of the Ocean, was held on Saturday August 26th at Judd Park, Nubeena. Many locals, families and children enjoyed the fun and informative […]

Club Sails away on State Award

The Midway Point Yacht Club has won Tasmania’s prestigious title of ‘Club of the Year’ at the Yachting Tasmania Awards held recently at the Royal Hobart Yacht Club. The Club […]

Eagle eye for bridge move

Getting a pedestrian bridge into a tricky position calls for some thinking outside the box and a little bit of help from above. A new walkway has been airlifted into […]

Community Care recognised at Business Awards

South Eastern Community Care (SEC Care) has been recognised as a leading Tasmanian not-for-profit at the 2017 Telstra Business Awards. SEC Care CEO, Helen Pollard, said she was humbled beyond […]

NAIDOC WEEK – 2018

NAIDOC week was held from the 2nd -9th of July, with the theme of this year’s national celebration being “Our Languages Matter”. Language is important to cultural identity as a […]

Community Resilience and Recovery

Many things happen after a natural disaster, as those who experienced the ferocity of the 2013 bushfire can attest to. One unusual, but useful, thing however is the writing and […]

Gardens offer the dignity of risk

DIGnity is a supported community gardening initiative running in south east Tasmania this year. The wellbeing program brings health workers, artists and researchers together to work alongside community members, garden […]

Carlton Surf Club Receives Solar Energy Boost

The Carlton Park Surf Life Saving Club is set to benefit from a $10,000 Federal Government grant for new solar electricity rooftop panels under the Solar Communities Program. Liberal Senator […]

Tasman Basketball Hobart Chargers Clinic

Early this month two players from the Hobart Chargers kindly spent the day at the Tasman Civic Centre to provide local youth with a basketball clinic.  After both the men’s […]