Southern Midlands Council

Welcome to the Southern Midlands

Take a walk around 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

Take a stroll along the Dulverton Walking Track

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 3,800 rateable properties and 6,000 persons scattered throughout the districts.

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

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Seniors Week

Posted Thursday, 16 September 2021, 11.55am

BBQ Lunch at Chauncy Vale
Date: 12th October 2021 from 12:30pm
Cost:  Free.
BRICKENDON

Date: 13th October 2021
Cost is $20 per person.
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Public Notices

Public Notices - as advertised in the Mercury on Friday 10th September 2021

Posted Thursday, 9 September 2021, 12.00pm

Notice is hereby given that applications have been made to Council under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 for the use or development of land as follows:

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Public Notices

Public Notices - as advertised in the Mercury on Thursday 9th September 2021

Posted Wednesday, 8 September 2021, 11.00am

Notice is hereby given that applications have been made to Council under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 for the use or development of land as follows:

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Youth School Holiday Program - September/October 2021

Posted Tuesday, 7 September 2021, 7.00am

The Youth School Holiday Program is on again.  

Day1 - Wednesday 29 September 2021
The Launceston Planetarium & Riverbend Park

Day 2 - Tuesday 5 October 2021
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary & Walk Chillout Time at Richmond

Registrations open on Tuesday 7th September 2021 and close at 5pm on the 21st September 2021.  All registrations will now only be accepted via our new combined Online Registration Form and Medical Form which is available by selecting read more below.

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REGISTRATION OF PLANT HIRE & QUARRY MATERIALSUPPLY FOR PERIOD 01 OCTOBER 2021 TO 30 SEPTEMBER 2022

Posted Friday, 3 September 2021, 6.55pm

PLANT & EQUIPMENT HIRE
Hirers of plant for excavating, earthmoving, road making and associated road maintenance activities are invited to register their equipment for hire on an as required basis for the hire period 01/10/2021 to 30/09/2022.

SUPPLY OF CRUSHED ROCK, GRAVELS & SANDS
Suppliers of crushed rock, gravels and sands suitable for use in municipal works are invited to register their products for supply on an as required basis for the period 01/10/2021 to 30/09/2022.

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