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Atkinson retirement recount

Atkinson retirement recount

After serving the Kingborough community since 2014, Richard Atkinson announced his resignation from council on Monday, August 12, stating that he has taken a new position which is incompatible with the demands required for being a councillor. The State Electoral Commissioner has been advised and eligible candidates will be notified this week, with a recount for Mr Atkinson’s seat expected to be...
Dignity drive

Dignity drive

Volunteers for Share the Dignity are committed to helping end period poverty through the August Dignity Drive and encouraging all Kingborough residents to donate sanitary products to Share the Dignity via the collection boxes located at Woolworths and Terry White at Kingston Town and Woolworths and Big W at Channel Court. With women and young girls across Australia experiencing period poverty,...
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Greener pastures for Woodbridge community

The Village Green project at Woodbridge is ready to start taking steps forward again after the completion of a lengthy, four year process to see the transfer of the land for the project from a generous local donor, into the hands of the Woodbridge Community Association. The Woodbridge Community Association (WCA) has been fundraising, planning and designing the Village Green project to create a...
Excellence recognised in Kingston Beach lifesavers

Excellence recognised in Kingston Beach lifesavers

Kingston Beach Surf Life Saving Club (KBSLSC) has been presented with two awards for the 2018/2019 season of Surf Life Saving Tasmania’s (SLST) Awards of Excellence, held at MONA on Saturday, August 10.KBSLSC has obtained the top award of being named the Premier Club as well as being awarded the Community Education Program of the Year for their Lifesaver’s Without Limits program.The Premier Club...
Mighty helpful to Stay ChatTY

Mighty helpful to Stay ChatTY

Relationships Australia Tasmania and Clennett’s Mitre 10 announced a formal partnership between the two organisations on Thursday, August 1, specifically to support the activities of SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY. COO of Relationships Australia, Michael Kelly said that the synergy of the partnership will create many important opportunities for the organisation, with one aim being to help the community...
Creative community at St Luke’s

Creative community at St Luke’s

  The Revered Ruth Hanlon is hoping that the new creative space offered at St Luke’s Taroona will serve and strengthen the Taroona community.Rev’d Hanlon has had a career as a social worker, helping children and families as well as working at the other end of the spectrum in palliative care. Rev’d Hanlon was then ordained as an Anglican minister in 2016 after spending three years as the...

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