All posts in Sorell

Music locked in for Bicheno Food and Wine Festival!

The Festival committee has now finalised its Music program for this year’s Bicheno Food and Wine Festival in November and doubtless to say…we are excited! Once again, Bicheno’s local songstress, […]

TasSTEM in Sorell

In Hobart recently, science broadcaster Robyn Williams said: “getting smart people together creates the wealth of the nation”. “When you get bright people together you never know where it’s going […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

A Whale of a Time

Whales have been a welcome and frequent sight in Frederick Henry Bay off the coast at Dodges Ferry this winter. At least seven whales were seen in the area on […]

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 […]