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Doggie Donations

As the song goes, from little things big things grow, and Sirens Coffee van owner Sarah Turner has shown just that – one doggie biscuit at a time. Since opening […]

Principals change at Dodges Ferry

At the end of the 2018 school year, Dodges Ferry Primary School Principal, Pieta McKay, announced she is taking on the lead at Montrose Bay High School from 2019 and […]

Danny’s Big Walk

16-year-old Danny Yates of Dodges Ferry has lost family members to cancer and has seen others battle the disease, so he set out to do something physical to raise funds […]

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. […]

Sorell and the South East moving ahead

In recent years, long term issues have been mounting up across the south east, the fastest growing region of the state: growth in subdivisions and potential for many more, increasing […]

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 […]

Sorell Mural honours Neil Davis

Local artists have created a stunning mural in Sorell honouring the memory and legacy of Sorell raised and internationally acclaimed combat cameraman Neil Davis. The paintings at Neil Davis Place […]

Library Lovers at Dodges Ferry

The students at Dodges Ferry Primary School love their books, almost as much as they love their library technician Sallie Clark. Around 250 students and staff – just on half […]

School Expanding as Community Grows

Principal Pieta McKay has been preparing to welcome 470 students to Dodges Ferry Primary School this year and is planning for at least 550 students by 2022. “Over 30 years […]