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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Family Fun hits Nubeena with a Weekend of Great Events

The Tasman Peninsula is renowned for its Australia Day weekend events and this year will be no different with the 2019 Tasman Peninsula Feast being held on Saturday January 26th, […]

Seniors Week Celebrated in Country Style

Old fashioned country celebrations came to Sorell on Wednesday 15 October for Seniors Week. The Sorell Memorial Hall again hosted the annual Seniors Week Luncheon, with 140 local seniors fed […]

Expo Honours Seniors and the Spirit of Community

For the third year running, South Eastern Community Care (SEC Care) proudly hosted their family-friendly Community Expo, bringing together over 25 organisations from the health and community sectors to pay […]

Age No Barrier in ‘Paying it Forward’

A chance meeting between teacher and global citizen, Faezeh Parkes a visitor to Tasmania and Mr Lindsay White of Redbanks Activities Centre at Nugent, just outside of Sorell recently resulted […]