Southern Midlands Council

Thursday 15 November 2018

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 Wakling 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 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

Midland Highway Safety Upgrades Stage 2 Bagdad – Notification of Future Changes

Posted Friday, 9 November 2018, 3.00pm

As part of the Midland Highway upgrades through Mangalore, VEC plan to commence works on Midlands Highway Western side between Cornelian Hill and Eddington Road.

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Oatlands Swimming Pool 2018/19 Season

Posted Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 3.35pm

The Oatlands Swimming Pool opens to the Public on Saturday 24th November 2018. Click on the read more link below for further details on entry fees and opening times.

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Oatlands Christmas Pageant 2018

Posted Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 11.00am

The Oatlands Christmans Pageant now in its 29th year is on again. Friday 14th December 2018 commencing at 6.30pm. Now is the time to start organising your float for this years pageant. Big or small it makes no difference its all about the participation. There are prizes for different categories. Afterwards there will be a free BBQ at Callington Mill Park. Santa will be in attendance and a Ham Raffle. For further information, please call Paul Wilson on 0439 612547 or Rachael Barwick on 0417 596261

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DRAFT Southern Midlands Council Historic Heritage Strategy 2019/2023

Posted Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 6.00pm

Council is seeking public comment on the draft historic heritage strategy for 2019/2023.  Comments are to be received by the 30th November 2018. 

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