Rob Blakers of Wild Island Gallery with Eve and Pamela at opening address

Sorell Mural honours Neil Davis

Local artists have created a stunning mural in Sorell honouring the memory and legacy of Sorell raised and internationally acclaimed combat cameraman Neil Davis. The paintings at Neil Davis Place […]

‘Undercurrent’ Exhibition

Both passionate practicing artists, Eve Howard and Pamela Jones live a mere two kilometres apart, but until the impact of the 2013 bushfires in Tasmania’s South East did not know […]

Tasman Students swim a great race

Tasman District School secondary students set off with their Health and Physical education teacher, Mr Jason Chandler, during March to the Southern District High Swimming Carnival at the Clarence Pool. […]

Local youth share their vision for Sorell Skate Park

After seeing the fantastic reaction to the Dunalley and Dodges Ferry Skate Parks by the local youth and skaters, Sorell Council recently initiated a community consultation session at the Sorell […]

Muster showcases Country Music Talent

Ideal weather, fantastic entertainment and a good crowd combined to make this year’s Primrose Sands Country Muster the best one ever. An estimated 400 plus people of all ages attended […]

Library Lovers at Dodges Ferry

The students at Dodges Ferry Primary School love their books, almost as much as they love their library technician Sallie Clark. Around 250 students and staff – just on half […]

Garlic Festival … Shines

Despite the advent of torrential down pours last Saturday the Koonya Garlic Festival held on the Tasman Peninsula once again can be touted as a resounding success with over 2,000 […]

Tasman Volunteer takes baton at Port Arthur

At dawn on Friday the 9th February at the Port Arthur Historic Site, local volunteer powerhouse Kay Fox was part of the Commonwealth Games, Queen’s Baton Relay. Read more … […]

Regatta a feast of Summer Fun

The Tasman Regatta got underway with perfect weather and balmy temperatures over the Australia Day weekend at Nubeena. Cars lined the main road of Nubeena as townies, tourists, locals and […]

School Expanding as Community Grows

Principal Pieta McKay has been preparing to welcome 470 students to Dodges Ferry Primary School this year and is planning for at least 550 students by 2022. “Over 30 years […]