Southern Midlands Council

Tuesday 30 August, 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 Friday, 26 August 2016, 12.05am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Saturday 27th August 2016

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Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Saturday, 20 August 2016, 12.05am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Saturday 20th August 2016

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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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Expressions of Interest - Specialist heritage trades for Oatlands Commissariat Restoration

Posted Thursday, 14 July 2016, 6.00pm

As advertised in the Mercury on 16th July 2016, Southern Midlands Council is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced tradespeople for the Oatlands Commissariat Store restoration project.

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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

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Rain
Tue 30 Aug 2016
Max 14°C
A little late rain.

Issued 5.40am, Tue 30 Aug 2016

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