Monday, 22 April 2019
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Easter egg donation

Easter egg donation

Pictured: Blackmans Bay Primary School Principal, Della Wells and Judy Hunter with some of the Easter Eggs donated at the recent Uniform Free Day. (PS) Students at Blackmans Bay Primary School have ensured Easter will be a little brighter for more than 160 locals in need.  The aim of the day was to provide at least one Easter treat for each of the women and children needing crisis...
Kingborough wins the State Pennant Trophy

Kingborough wins the State Pennant Trophy

Pictured: The jubilant Kingborough Premier Division Team with the state trophy after winning the State Pennant Championships in Penguin. (PS) After winning The Bowls Tasmania South Pennant Grand Final Kingborough’s Premier Division team travelled to Penguin Bowls Club to play in The Bowls Tasmania Premier Division State Pennant Championships.  Competition was played over Saturday and...
Great support for Tigers in opening round

Great support for Tigers in opening round

To kick off the 2019 Tasmanian State League season against the reigning premier North Launceston, the Kingborough Tigers were hoping for great weather and a big crowd and that is exactly what they got at the Kingston Twin Ovals on Saturday, March 30.Tigers supporters turned out in droves to watch the exciting young players representing the Kingborough, Channel and Huon communities take on the...
What Dogs Can Do event

What Dogs Can Do event

Around 40 per cent of homes in Kingborough have a dog, and owners love to walk and socialise with their canine friends, so the upcoming community event What Dogs Can Do is a great way to investigate more opportunities to do just that. The Kingborough Dog Walking Association (KWDA) are kick-starting a program of awareness and inspiration for owners to realise how important training is and what...
Opening night for the Hub

Opening night for the Hub

The Kingborough community is invited to the opening of the new Kingborough Community Hub by the council at Kingston Park from 5pm on Friday, March 29. The official opening and speeches with Senator Eric Abetz and the Mayor of Kingborough, Cr Dean Winter will start at 5pm. Following this, guests will have an opportunity to explore the Hub whilst listening to local musicians perform from...
Upgraded sewage treatment plant

Upgraded sewage treatment plant

TasWater’s $50 million upgrade of the sewage treatment plant at Blackmans Bay has reached a major milestone with flows from the old plant now cut-over to the new facilities. The new Intermittent Decant Extended Aeration (IDEA) treatment process has the capacity to treat sewage from up to 40,000 households, nearly double what the old plant could manage. TasWater CEO Michael Brewster said this...

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