Southern Midlands Council

Wednesday 28 September, 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 3800 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 Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 12.05am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Wednesday 28th September 2016

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Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 12.05am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Wednesday 14th September 2016

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Bushfire Ready - Campania/Native Corners

Posted Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 12.00pm

Lesley King of Tasmania Fire Services will be at the Coal River Farmers Markets in October and then in a temporary tent office at the Campania Post Office to share bushfire-ready information with the community and get ideas on bushfire awareness activities for the area.

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2016/2017 Rates and Charges Resolution

Posted Wednesday, 3 August 2016, 11.00am

It is advised that under the Local Government Act 1993 and the Fire Service Act 1979, the Southern Midlands Council has made the following rates and charges upon rateable land within the municipal area of Southern Midlands (“the municipal area”):

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Blacksmith Shoppe at Callington Mill - "Can you Help"

Posted Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 9.00pm

Council are creating a Community Blacksmith’s Shoppe adjacent to the stables at Callington Mill. The Blacksmith’s Shoppe will be used for Community members to come along and learn about the art of Blacksmithing, maybe two days a week depending on the interest shown. We envisgae it operating a little like a Men’s Shed concept (of course women and young people will be most welcome as well).

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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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28 Sep
Council Meeting - Oatlands Council Chambers
30 Sep
Burnie Show
6 Oct
Royal Launceston Show
14 Oct
Flinders Island Show
20 Oct
Royal Hobart Show Public Holiday
26 Oct
Council Meeting - Kempton Council Chambers

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Rain
Thu 29 Sep 2016
Min 6°C Max 13°C
Heavy rain at times. Windy.

Issued 4.25pm, Wed 28 Sep 2016

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