Sorell Celebrates Seniors Week


Despite horrible weather outside, there was a cosy atmosphere inside the Sorell Memorial Hall on Wednesday 12 October at the annual Seniors Luncheon. Organised in collaboration between Sorell Council and […]

Marion Bay Viewing Platform Project


The idea of a viewing platform at Marion Bay was conceived in 2011 after beach access was disrupted in 2009, rains lead to the Bream Creek river mouth moving several […]

Peninsula Power Powering Ahead


On Saturday 8th October, the inaugural public meeting for the proposed Peninsula Power project was held at Koonya Hall. The hall was packed to capacity, confirming sufficient community support to […]

Another Sizzling Start for Tasman Bowls


Well it may have been a bleak and windy day for the opening of the Tasman Ex- Services Club Bowls Green but it didn’t dampen the spirits of those community […]

Tenth Anniversary of East Coast Food and Wine Festival


November 19th is the tenth anniversary of the very popular and award-winning Bicheno Food and Wine Festival, and it promises to be the best yet.  Started as a community fund-raiser […]

The Dunalley Skate Park Opens


On Wednesday the 28th of September bad weather held off long enough to allow for the opening of the new Dunalley Community Skate Park conducted by Sorell Mayor Kerry Vincent. […]

Community Cooperation Grows at Sorell School


A recent collaboration between the members of the Rotary Club of Sorell and Sorell School saw beautification works undertaken at the school. A working bee comprising of Rotary members and […]

Port Arthur Historic Site Visitor Centre Upgrade


A major redevelopment of the Port Arthur Visitor Centre will be undertaken in 2017 to facilitate the increase in visitor numbers and provide an enhanced visitor experience and improved working […]

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 […]