Southern Midlands Council

Friday 22 February 2019

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

Two new Area Connect services which launch tomorrow in the Southern Midlands

Posted Tuesday, 5 February 2019, 4.00pm

Two new Area Connect services which launch tomorrow in the Southern Midlands

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Important changes to school bus timetables and routes for 2019

Posted Wednesday, 30 January 2019, 10.30am

School will soon be returning for 2019, and for many students and parents there will be some changes to school bus routes and timetables.

A summary of the changes, including a list of schools that will have changed routes or timetables, is available online here:

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