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Growing support for medicinal cannabis

Before mother and grandmother Libby Wiggins passed away in January 2017 after a long illness, medicinal cannabis helped reduce pain and improve her quality of life. “We used a mixture […]

Bendigo Bank South East Suns

Monday 9th April was a “monumental” night for the committee and members of the South East Netball Association as they gathered to sign their naming rights agreement to officially become […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Highway upgrade plan

Traffic congestion on the causeways, at Hobart Airport and through Sorell township has been of growing concern in recent years, adding significantly to commute times during peak periods and impacting […]

World Wetlands Day at Blue Lagoon

On Saturday 3rd February, World Wetlands Day is coming to Dodges Ferry. NRM South project co-ordinator Sharon Kent said it will be a wonderful opportunity to learn more about our […]

$25m to rebuild Sorell School

The Government and Opposition have both committed to upgrade facilities at Sorell School. At Sorell on Monday 4th December Premier Will Hodgman announced that a re-elected Liberal government would add […]

Surf Festival 2017

The Surf Festival hosted by Carlton Park Surf Life Saving Club signals the start of summer with surf sports activities on the beach and in the surf. Now in its […]

Dodges Ferry Skate Park Upgrade

The long awaited upgrade of the skate park at Dodges Ferry is proving a hit with locals and visitors alike. Officially opened by Mayor Kerry Vincent on 20 October 2017, […]