All posts in Sorell

New Sorell school plans

A new Catholic school for Sorell is a step closer with a 10 hectare parcel of land being identified as a possible location. Sorell Council and Catholic Education Tasmania recently […]

Speeding fines reversed

Did you recently get pinged for speeding on the approach to Dodges Ferry between Carlton River Road and Lewisham? Good news, Tas Police will get in touch with you soon […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Measuring our beaches

Dedicated local volunteers will continue to take precise measurements on three popular beaches after a long term monitoring program ends this month. The Tasmanian Shoreline Monitoring and Archiving Project (TASMARC) […]

Driven to help in your community

On any given day throughout the state, many Tasmanians are able to get to appointments with the generous support of volunteers in your community. For those who aren’t in the […]

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 […]

Easter Market showcases local artisans

The Eaglehawk Neck Hall Easter Market, held on Saturday the 20th of April had a summery, festival feel to it this year. This superbly organised and brilliantly executed market is […]

Anzac memory lives on at Sorell Services

Generations of observers lined Gordon Street to mark the national day of remembrance, watching on as the decorated parade marched from the former Council Chambers to the RSL. The 11:00 […]