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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 […]

Okines assistance

LABOR Leader and local Lyons MP Rebecca White recently visited Okines Community House and donated $200 to help them get through the Christmas period and make sure they could continue […]

Church sale dashes community hopes

COMMUNITY hopes have been dashed with the sale of Dunalley’s St Martin’s Anglican Church. The sandstone church was sold to an interstate couple in December for $161,000 and the new […]

School’s out for Sorell’s Andy

RETIRING Sorell School principal Andy Bennett firmly believes the school is on the cusp of doing something outstanding. Mr Bennett said the school was agenda setting and would be an […]

Pair living their big ‘small’ dream

SORELL farmers Oli Wichmann and Mac McGuiness believe small is beautiful. Their micro greens – herbs, vegetables and salads – are served at some of Tasmania’s best restaurants and enjoyed […]

Marina backed

SORELL Council will know this month if there is any private sector interest in developing the proposed Dunalley Marina and Economic Cultural Hub. The potential multi-million development includes a 150 […]

New home for vital services

The Tasmanian Government has confirmed Sorell’s new $12 million Emergency Services Hub will be built on vacant land next to the Community Health Centre in Cole Street. The site was […]

Dunalley farmers celebrated

THE eyes of the farming nation were on Dunalley recently when local farmers Sue and Gerard Daly named Australian Farmer of the Year. Fourth generation farmers, the Daly’s have lived […]

Fair welcomes festive season

HUNDREDS of kids and their families enjoyed the fun, food and fanfare of the Sorell School Community Country Fair on Friday, November 1. A total fire ban in the South […]

New home for vintage fans

The Hobart Vintage Machinery Society is working towards establishing its base at Penna in the Sorell Municipality. The Club has been operating from the Hobart Showgrounds for more than 30 […]