All posts in Tasman Peninsula

Firie Honour is Priceless

Volunteer Fire Brigades of the Tasman Peninsula held an especially significant Presentation Awards Ceremony last month at the Koonya Fire Station, the event was to honour John Price (Francis), lifelong […]

Tasman farewell Lendlease

There were fond farewells, heartfelt speeches and an air of excited anticipation as local school students, teachers, community members and politicians, including premier Will Hodgman, mingled  with representatives of Lendlease […]

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 […]

Red Shield Appeal Call for Support

The Salvation Army is calling on Sorell and nearby community groups, sporting clubs, workplaces, families and individuals to get involved and ‘Volunteer to give hope where it’s needed most,’  by […]

Eaglehawk Neck Hall Book Fair

Don’t we all have bulging bookshelves filled with the works of long-gone writers?  Or do you churn through the latest by Nora Roberts or Ian Rankin? Sometimes they are dog-eared, […]

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. […]

‘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 […]

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 […]

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 […]