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 […]

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 […]