Southern Midlands Council

Saturday 13 February, 2016

Welcome to the Southern Midlands

Drop into the Heritage Highway Visitor Centre.

Take a tour of the Callington Mill Complex

Explore the Topiary Trail in Oatlands village

Keep a watch out for the Shadows of the Past

Visit the Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary

View our heritage resources and collections

Step back in time

Take in our wonderful landscapes and things from a bygone era

Welcome to the Southern Midlands of Tasmania, where a blend of good old fashioned values and modern ideas co-exist. The Southern Midlands Council is a rural local government authority with approximately 3400 rateable properties and 6000 persons scattered throughout the districts.

Towns and localities include Mangalore, Bagdad, Broadmarsh, Elderslie, Dysart, Kempton, Melton Mowbray, Oatlands, Tunbridge, Tunnack, Parattah, Woodsdale, Levendale, Runnymede, Colebrook, Campania and Rekuna.

Latest News

Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Thursday, 11 February 2016, 12.00am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Saturday 13th February 2016

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Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Friday, 5 February 2016, 12.00am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Friday 5th February 2016

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'67 Bushfires Video Booth Project in the Southern Midlands

Posted Thursday, 4 February 2016, 3.00pm

Many in the Southern Midlands community can still relate a story of the 1967 bushfires based on their firsthand experience of that bushfire disaster day, while others have had stories passed down to them through older relatives.

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Grant Image

Grant Alert - New Funding Opportunities

Posted Monday, 1 February 2016, 7.00am

Grant Alert - Communities, Sport and Recreation Tasmania

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Kempton Festival

Posted Monday, 25 January 2016, 5.00pm

The Kempton Festival is on again on Sunday 21st February 2016 , including the Annual Sheep Racing Championships.  The Festival will be held at the Kempton Recreation Ground in the Main Street of the historic village.

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Heritage Highway
Visitor Centre

Visit the Heritage Highway Visitor Information Centre located in the Callington Mill Complex, 1 Mill Lane, Oatlands, Tasmania for information.

Events Calendar

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21 Feb
Kempton Festival
23 Feb
Council Meeting - Tunbridge Hall
24 Feb
Launceston Cup
1 Mar
King Island Show

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Local Weather Source: © Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Haze
Sun 14 Feb 2016
Min 10°C Max 20°C
Haze.

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Issued 4.25pm, Sat 13 Feb 2016

Southern Midlands of Tasmania, where a blend of good old fashioned values and modern ideas co-exist