Six local legends

Swim. Six local athletes competed in the two kilometre open-water swim last week, as organised by Surf Lifesaving Tasmania. The swim, from Port Sorell to Penguin Island, is recognised as the toughest in the state-wide open water series. Paul Viney, Rochelle Hammond, Nicole Anderson, Sheree Grey, Deborah Quilliam and Adelle Clark all competed under the …

5 years ago

Unsung heroines

Awards. Members of the Soroptimist International of Circular Head are busily searching for unsung heroines for the 2014 International Women’s Day Awards. But they need your help. Every year on March 8 the world celebrates International Women’s Day and once again Soroptimist International of Circular Head will be celebrating by acknowledging those women who inspire others …

5 years ago

Real Deal

 eal Deal It is a bit hard to believe that another year has passed us by and for good or bad we are left with the stuff that was produced in it to deal with. Some of the best advice given to us comes from the scriptures, which encourage us to forget what has happened …

5 years ago
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Windy much?

Records. The Bureau of Meteorology listed Cape Grim alongside Maatsuyker Island and Hogan Island as having the highest wind gusts in the state for 2013. The trio shared recorded gusts of 161 km/h on August 19; July 5; and September 26 respectively. Records aside, BOM said the westerly winds were a common feature of the state’s …

5 years ago

Hail shatters farm

Weather. Hailstones the size of 50 cent pieces fell from the sky on Sunday night in a very local downpour in Marrawah. Chequers Road couple Wayne and Helen Dobson were having their evening meal at 7pm when the first stones dropped. “It sounded like a rock had hit the roof,” Mrs Dobson said. “And it …

5 years ago

Bridge Hotel local farewelled

Retirement. Working behind the bar is not just pouring beers. Retiring Bridge Hotel employee of 44 plus years, Judy Inness, said you nearly need a vow of silence and a degree in social work before accessing the tap. But that’s why she loves it. She will be remembered as the one who would threaten to …

5 years ago

Are you a winner?

Shopping. Circular Head ChronicleÇ Match ëNí Win promotion drew to a close on Friday December 20, 2013 and while many items have been collected by lucky shoppers there are still a large number of prizes remaining unclaimed. Christmas came a day early for one lucky person as the $1000 Armour Hardware voucher was retrieved on …

5 years ago
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