Snapping showcase

Promotion. Smile, you’re in the frame. Circular Head Tourism Association’s latest project has added a nostalgic twist to a modern concept. The local group is working with Circular Head Council and Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation to install three picture frames in prominent local spots. The association’s tourism manager Kim Bailey believes this to be a …

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Multipurpose facility project funding 

Stanley. Circular Head Council will provide an additional $20,000 to the Stanley Recreation Ground to go towards its new multipurpose facility. In September last year, councillors noted an application to the Tasmanian Community Fund seeking $114,395 for the replacement of the Exhibition Hall and committed $110,000 to the project should the application be successful. The …

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Small grants scheme

Funding. Circular Head Council has granted three organisations with funding in round one of the Community Small Grants Scheme for the 2018-19 financial year. Twice yearly the council considers requests for grants from community groups for projects and activities that contribute to the development and promotion of the community including through minor works, culture and …

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Alternative heating

Update. The Circular Head Community Wellbeing Centre will utilise woodchips to fuel a biomass system for its heating source. This will be supplemented by solar hot water fitted to the roof of the new Nelson Street facility. Circular Head Council recently awarded HeatWise Solutions the heating system contract following a tender process. The New Zealand …

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Investment plan

Funding. Circular Head Council will table the Annual Plan and Budget Estimates as well as the Rates Resolution for 2018-19 at its monthly meeting tonight. Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said balancing the cost of living with increasing financial pressure is a priority for council.  “This has been a challenge but I believe we have …

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Capturing farm life

Creativity. Explore life on the farm in landscapes, portraits or stills this year as Art About Town takes a field trip. The annual event, hosted by Circular Head Council, will this year follow an agricultural theme. “We’re hoping by using the On The Farm theme it will bring some relevance to the community, make art …

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Grant application help

Workshop. Regional Development Australia will host a free grant writing workshop in Smithton next month. Open to local government, community groups, sporting clubs and volunteer organisations, the workshop will cover the basics of applying for a grant and what makes a strong application. Run by the RDA Tasmania committee, the local workshop will be held Wednesday …

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Drugs, alcohol seminar

Session. The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will host two information sessions on drugs and alcohol in the workplace next week. With guest speakers Michael Bailey, Janelle Whitehouse and Abbey George, the sessions will cover law, policy, consultation and implementation, testing, prescribed medications, implications and the cost to business. The free workshops will be …

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Lane Park ownership 

Legislation. Circular Head Council has developed a policy position on the takeover of private roads. At the monthly meeting on Thursday, councillors noted legislation which requires private owners to upgrade private roads to council’s minimum standard before takeover. At the previous monthly meeting, councillors received and noted a request from local residents to obtain the …

3 months ago 0

Noise worries

Roadside. Local property owners have raised concerns about potential noise pollution near their homes. Circular Head Council will install new flagpoles at the roundabout on Bass Highway in Smithton, however the flags must not disrupt local residents and businesses. The proposed project, discussed at last month’s council meeting, will see eight new flagpoles at the …

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