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.

Latest News

Council Office Re-opening

Posted Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 1.35pm

Council wishes to advise that the Municipal Offices at Oatlands and Kempton will re-open for normal business on Tuesday 9th June from 9am to 4:30pm.  This includes the Service Tasmania Shopfront at Oatlands which opens from 11am to 4pm

 

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Public Notices

Development Applications as advertised in the Mercury on Friday 29th May 2020

Posted Thursday, 28 May 2020, 2.45pm

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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Midland Highway Safety Upgrade Final Stage

Posted Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 11.00am

The Tasmanian and Australian Governments have committed to safety upgrades on the Midland Highway through the Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan.

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Public Notices

Development Applications as advertised in the Mercury on Friday 8th May 2020

Posted Friday, 8 May 2020, 6.00am

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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Index - Waste Management

Contaminated Recycling

Posted Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 10.00am

Due to recent amount of contamination in the recycling bins with general household waste. This is a timely reminder to Ratepayers and Residents of what can be placed in the Recycling Bins.

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