Wednesday, 22 January 2020
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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...
Critical opportunities for young artists

Critical opportunities for young artists

As Critical Culture Ambassadors, four Kingston High students have been given the opportunity to be a part of a wide variety of events over the next few years as they develop vital connections and valuable insights into many elements of the art world. An initiative by the Salamanca Arts Centre (SAC), the Critical Culture Ambassador program provides access to a series of events, workshops, artist...
Only the best for Kingborough kids

Only the best for Kingborough kids

Plans for Tasmania’s best playground, to be built at the Kingborough Community Hub, have been given the green light this week as Kingborough Council endorsed an application for an interest-free loan to get the project underway. The majority of respondents also gave high star ratings for the final design of the playground which consists of nine separate areas including a fenced toddler area, a...

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