Saturday August 13, 2022
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Potential sale of Respite House

Potential sale of Respite House

Rural Health was established in 2001 and is a health organisation that offers services across the North West, Central Coast and West Coast of Tasmania. In 2006 the organisation were gifted a piece of land from the Circular Head Council and received state funding to build respite accommodation in Havelock Street. They created a purpose built, four bedroom house for people with a disability for...
Saints show good signs

Saints show good signs

A solid opening term for the Saputo Circular Head Saints on Saturday afternoon wasn’t quite enough for the home side to hold on for their maiden victory against the Ulverstone Robins in their first season back in the NWFL. The team was given a little extra fire in the belly as club legend Kevin Radford was on hand to offer his support to the team that he dedicated most of his life to. Emotions...
Deb’s dive into new adventure

Deb’s dive into new adventure

‘Life is short and the world is wide’ is definitely a quote that drives Deborah Quiliam.  This Sunday Ms Quilliam will say goodbye to her family and set off on yet another exciting adventure, this time to work in Kathmandu, Nepal for 12 months.   Read more about Deb's adventure in the Chornicle, August 3 edition.
King Collins of Circular Head

King Collins of Circular Head

Circular Head local Tyler Collins has won his bout at the King of the Ring 6, an invitational boxing tournament hosted by the Launceston Boxing Club, held in Prospect on Saturday July 23. The event was a 17 bout card with boxers coming together from all over Tasmania, along with competitors from interstate. Collins faced off with Glenorchy boxer William Michaelson in the 60-64kg light welter...
A growing family practice

A growing family practice

It’s truly a new chapter in the life of Dr Akshayalakshmi Vijayaraghavalu (simply known as “Dr Lakshmi”), the latest GP to join Ochre Medical Centre Smithton. Not only is she starting a new job, she is also the proud mother of a baby girl. Born in India, Dr Lakshmi emigrated to Australia in 2015 after completing her Medical degree. She has worked extensively in emergency medicine as well as...
Shirts to brighten your mental health

Shirts to brighten your mental health

If you’re visiting the Circular Head Council offices on Friday or see some of Council’s outdoor workforce out and about, you may notice some of them wearing very bright and colourful shirts. The new shirts come from TradeMutt, which is a social enterprise workwear company who create eye-catching tradie workwear designed to start and normalise conversations about mental health and...

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