Tasman District School student Melanie Shoobridge who was due to travel to Europe as part of a 10-day study tour of the Western Front in France.
Tasman District School livestock handling team member Tobey Jackson with school farm program teacher Jackie Brown
Inspector Peter Harris

Council GM lasts a mere three weeks

Drama at Glamorgan Spring Bay Council continues with the acting General Manager appointed last month quitting after just three weeks. Council will now have to recruit another general manager, after […]

Western Front tour postponed

Six Tasmanian students including a Tasman local have had their Frank MacDonald Memorial Prize study tour postponed. Tasman District School student Melanie Shoobridge was due to travel to Europe as […]

Swag of sashes to Tasman

Tasman District School dominated the recent Hamilton Agricultural Show taking away a swag of sashes. The school sent a team of 19 students to show animals at the 67th Hamilton […]

Local on South East beat

A local has taken over the reins of policing in the East and South East region, with Inspector Peter Harris now in charge of law and order from Nubeena to […]

ASIC charges Jan Cameron

East Coast millionaire Jan Cameron will face court this month charged by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission with charges relating to baby formula company Bellamy’s. Ms Cameron, 67, is […]

New boss is up for a challenge

SORELL School will become the school of choice for families in the South East, East Coast and Eastern Shore if new Principal Jenny Cowling and her staff have any say […]

GP service future uncertain

THE future of the Tasman Medical Practice is again up in the air after takeover plans have fallen through. The GP service operated by Huon Regional Care was to have […]

Scathing report of GSB Council

GLAMORGAN-Spring Bay Council has been savaged in a top level report. As part of the Statement of Expectation project, two highly respected former local government identities have listed a litany […]

Sound advice from a grassroots politician

By Brad Stansfield Tasmania’s longest-serving Liberal Premier Robin Gray (a title he’s likely to keep for many years yet following Will Hodgman’s unexpected resignation) has released his political memoirs “Proud […]

Falls Festival fun

By Emma Hope About 12,000 people flocked to the spectacular Marion Bay site for the 16th annual Falls Music and Arts Festival. The three day event kicked off on December […]