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Not-for-profit starts project to boost housing in Sorell for over 65s

Tasmanian not-for-profit South Eastern Community Care (SEC Care) has celebrated the start of their $1.3 million Independent Living Units (ILUs) project with a ‘turning of the first sod’ ceremony at […]

Sorell Hosts Municipal Visit with Her Excellency

Council were privileged to host a Municipal visit from Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner, AC, Governor of Tasmania and Mr Warner. The visit started with Her Excellency and […]

Household waste set to power 1500 Tasmanian homes a year

Four hundred Tasmanian homes have now received enough energy generated by the re-use of household waste to power them for a year, through a new methane combusting renewable energy initiative […]

Major Accommodation Development takes shape

A significant investment is being made to develop what was the Orani Vineyard, now called Iron Creek Bay Farm Stay. The project’s local name has been derived from the body […]

Community Spirit burning quietly

Kim Harvey, manager of BWS in Sorell, with the keen assistance of Kimbra Boxhall, instigated a fund raising effort to benefit the Midway Point Fire Brigade. The members are all […]

Pollies Pedal on Peninsula for Diabetes

During last month cyclists joined Senator Guy Barnett in the Diabetes Tasmania ‘Pollie Pedal’. This year’s ride started at the Port Arthur Lavender Farm with 14 cyclists picking up more […]

Connecting People and Jobs Across the Region

Strengthen the community and strengthen the region. This is the aim of the South East Regional Development Association (SERDA). SERDA, made up of Sorell, Tasman, Clarence and Glamorgan Spring Bay […]

World Wetlands Day

On February 2nd, World Wetlands Day was held for the first time in the Southern Beaches, at the Dodges Ferry school hall. Approximately 250 people attended the free family-friendly event, […]

School Farm team takes on Bushy Park Show

The Tasman District School (TDS) farm team recently travelled to compete at the Bushy Park Show on Saturday February 16th and despite the heat had a fabulous day. This hardworking […]

Community Spirit Shines at Australia Day Awards

Sorell Council’s 2019 Australia Day Awards were presented at a special event on Thursday 24 January. Around 170 family, friends and community members attended the presentation event in the Sorell […]