Southern Midlands Council

Friday 3 October, 2014

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 fashion 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

Woodsdale Memorial Wall & Garden Official Opening

Posted Monday, 29 September 2014, 1.00pm

The Woodsdale Museum (Levendale - Woodsdale history Room Inc) would like to invite you and your family to the official opening of their Woodsdale Memorial Wall and Garden

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Australian Government Mobile Service Centre

Posted Thursday, 25 September 2014, 4.00pm

The Australian Government Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Oatlands on Thursday, 16th October from 9:30am to 4:00pm

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Youth School Holiday Program for September/October 2014

Posted Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 8.00am

Southern Midlands Council, in conjunction with Rural Primary Health Service and the CfC "Connecting Families and School Communities" Program are once again pleased to announce an exciting array of excursions being held during the upcoming September/October 2014 school holiday period. Numbers are limited so please get in quick!

Bookings are now open.

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Local Government Elections 2014

Posted Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 3.15pm

Important dates for electors and candidates over the election period. 

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Bushlinks 500

Posted Friday, 12 July 2013, 4.00pm

Bushlinks500 is a new Project for the Midlands and surrounding areas which is funding land holders to:

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