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Devil Park Celebrates 40 years in Wildlife Tourism

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo celebrated 40 years of wildlife tourism at a special ceremony at the park on 1 October. Premier Will Hodgman was present to unveil a special plaque to […]

Age No Barrier in ‘Paying it Forward’

A chance meeting between teacher and global citizen, Faezeh Parkes a visitor to Tasmania and Mr Lindsay White of Redbanks Activities Centre at Nugent, just outside of Sorell recently resulted […]

Partnership to Benefit Regional Students

Tasman District School in Nubeena is one of four schools based in southern Tasmania to benefit from a program designed to create better opportunities for students to experience the performing […]

Local Achiever Nominated

Samantha Christian from Midway Point has been nominated for the Heather & Christopher Chong Outstanding Achiever Award in the 2018 Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards. Samantha is the Editor & Creative […]

Great win for the ladies

That old adage, how many men does it take to win a Motor HillClimb, or in this story that should be ‘how many women?’ For the second year in a […]

Tasman Farewells Retiring Paramedic

Early last month a community farewell dinner was held for retiring Intensive Care Paramedic Lyle Turnbull at The Port Arthur Historic Site’s ‘1830 Restaurant’. Over fifty members of the community […]

Dodges Ferry Fire Brigade 50th Anniversary

The founding of Dodges Ferry Fire Brigade in 1968 was officially marked with a special brigade celebration on 23rd June and presentation of a commemorative Tasmania Fire Service (TFS) medal. […]

Port Arthur lights up for FOV

Tasmania’s Festival of Voices (FOV) performances held at the Port Arthur Historic Site on the 9th & 10th of July have been touted as resounding success, featuring performances by both […]

Spring has sprung earlier this year!

By The Dunalley Spring Flower Show, famous for its sunny display of daffodils and tulips, is in recess this year. Usually held on the first Saturday in September, the organising […]

Success Gains Winter ‘turn out’ at Government House

The Tasman District School junior cattle handling team has done an amazing job over the last few months with their successful entries at the Bushy Park show, where they were […]