Southern Midlands Council

Saturday 25 March, 2017

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

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

Notice of Community Meeting - Kempton Streetscape Discussions

Posted Friday, 24 March 2017, 4.00pm

Southern Midlands Council and Green Ponds Progress Association are seeking community input and support to reinvigorate the Kempton streetscape. This meeting will enable the process of change to commence.

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Latest Media Release from NBN for Southern Midlands Residents

Posted Thursday, 16 March 2017, 8.00am

Get excited.  Homes and businesses in the Southern Midlands district can now switch to the nbn™ network

Residents and business owners can now experience fast broadband over the nbn network with the completion of the nbn network rollout in the Southern Midlands district. 

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Community Forum - Midlands Aquatic Centre (proposed new swimming pool development)

Posted Thursday, 16 March 2017, 8.00am

A community forum is being held to present revised concept & design plans for the Aquatic Centre  (proposed new swimming pool development) to the community.

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Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 2.00pm

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Friday 17th March 2017

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Public Notices

Public Notice

Posted Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 8.00am

Public Notices as advertised in the Mercury on Wednesday 15th March 2017

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More Latest News

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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29 Mar
Council Meeting - Woodsdale Hall
14 Apr
Good Friday Public Holiday - Municipal Offices & Depots, Visitor Centre and Callington Mill closed
17 Apr
Easter Monday Public Holiday - Municipal Offices & Depots closed - Visitor Centre and Callington Mill open 9am-5pm
18 Apr
Easter Tuesday Public Holiday - Municipal Offices & Depots closed - Visitor Centre and Callington Mill open 9am-5pm
25 Apr
Anzac Day Public Holiday

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Light showers
Sat 25 Mar 2017
Max 20°C
Possible shower.

Issued 5.40am, Sat 25 Mar 2017

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