Rob Blakers of Wild Island Gallery with Eve and Pamela at opening address

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 […]

Celebrating our Local Australia Day Wonders

Sorell Council’s 2018 Australia Day Awards were presented at a special event at the Sorell Memorial Hall on Thursday 25 January.  Around 120 friends, family and community members attended the […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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. […]

$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 […]