Bringing Tunnerminnerwait home

History. In 1811 an Indigenous Australian by the name of Tunnerminnerwait was born into a small community at Robbins Island. Later nicknamed Jack of Cape Grim, he would become a beacon in Tasmania’s Indigenous Australian history. Now, Grade 9 and 10 Smithton High School students hope to rediscover and commemorate Tunnerminnerwait’s story as the 175th …

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Stanley penguin deaths

Investigation. Dogs are suspected to be responsible for the deaths of 14 little penguins at the Stanley penguin viewing area. The penguin deaths were reported by a member of the public on Sunday evening and on attending the site on Monday, rangers discovered 14 dead penguins in varying states of decay, which indicated they had …

2 years ago

Music to our ears

Choir. You really can’t stop the music, it seems! Around 30 people gather each Friday in the chapel at Emmerton Park to have a really good sing. They are called the ‘Emm and Friends Choir’. It all started two-and-a-half years ago after discussion between Christine Hyde (director of care at Emmerton Park) and Jan Krom …

2 years ago
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Junior football in Circular Head

As a coordinator of junior football in Circular Head for a number of years, I am concerned about the current structure of ‘underage’ football in the district. Currently, under the local CHFA banner we have four Under 16 and Under 13 sides with under 12, 14 and 16 sides in the coastal NWJFL. Currently, up …

2 years ago

Car needs sorted at Carters

Cold. Carter Mechanical knows cars. As do you, when you step in on a frosty morning and curse the windscreen for not de-misting quickly enough so you can get to work, the school run or weekend sport on time. Carter has your woes covered: “We have Rain-X anti-fogs available,” says Carter Mechanical’s Kellie. “We do …

2 years ago

It’s all about the service!

Customers. Chris and Pip Gray have owned All Wheel Services for the past six years, and in that time they have helped locals and visitors with their car needs with a drive that comes from enjoying what they do. “I’m passionate about your car,” says Chris. “If you like your car and want to look …

2 years ago

A story worth sharing

Hope. When times are tough, hold onto those who mean the most to you. This is the message Vivienne Quilliam shared on the Show Some #dairylove Facebook page in support of struggling farmers. The word spread and was shared over 100 times and liked more than 1000, way beyond hers or her husband Michael’s expectations. …

2 years ago
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When it’s greasy, take it easy!

Tune-up. Fahey Motors has been delivering service with a smile since the 1960s, so you can entrust your vehicle to the capable hands of their experienced team. Celebrating 42 years at the local mechanics’ tomorrow (Friday June 3) parts manager Paul Blake shares with Chronicle readers the importance of regular safety checks, especially as frosty …

2 years ago
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