All posts in Tasman Peninsula

2018 Koonya Garlic Festival Set to Sizzle

As the 2018 Koonya Garlic Festival draws near and the pending excitement sends ripples throughout the state, ‘all things garlic’ are on the tips of garlic growers’ tongues, as they […]

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 […]

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 […]

Another successful year for Falls Revellers

The Falls Music & Art Festival once again found itself upon Marion Bay, Tasmania Dec 29th through until Jan 1st.  This year’s line-up delivered a diverse range of acts, including […]

Phil climbs high for Karina

A chance meeting with a German tourist at Unzoo on the Tasman Peninsula led Phil Hallam on a path of inspiration, dedication and determination, in memory of his late sister, […]

U3A celebrates 20 years on the Peninsula

University of the Third Age members past and present gathered for a celebratory lunch at the Eaglehawk Neck Hall recently to commemorate 20 years of operation here on the Peninsula. […]

Santa reigns over Peninsulas

Threatening torrential rain didn’t dampen the spirits of people attending the Tasman/Forestier Christmas Parade and Family Fun Day at Nubeena last Saturday. An enthusiastic and dedicated convoy of Ambulance, SES, […]

375th Anniversary Commemorated

Dunalley Primary School students were treated to a field trip in glorious summer weather to commemorate the 375th anniversary of Abel Tasman’s expedition setting foot on Tasmanian soil. Thanks to […]

Tasfire expo heightens bushfire awareness

The Taranna Community Centre hosted the bush fire readiness expo on Saturday the 21st of October. Along with local fire crews displaying firefighting equipment, the Tasmanian Fire Service (TFS), Red […]

Martial Arts Academy opens in Sorell

Sorell Martial Arts Academy opened its doors last month with an open day for members and the community. The celebrations included a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu grading day which involved 9 […]