Thursday February 27, 2020
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Clinical performance seals season 

Clinical performance seals season 

Perry’s Quality Meats Smithton Stars secured the Burnie Cricket League A Reserve premiership in Smithton on Saturday after an undefeated season.  Captain Sean Ryan won the toss and elected to bat with openers Aaron Tuxworth and Ben Revell starting on the right foot. The pair cruised to 46 runs before Revell was dismissed for 19.  Revell handed the reigns to Brent Burgess who handled...
Thirty-two not out

Thirty-two not out

The Tall Timbers Forest Stanley Demons took home their sixth Burnie Cricket League title in two years on Saturday after winning 32 consecutive matches, including 10 finals.  The prolific boys in red and blue have now won two A Grade Grand Finals, two Twenty20 premiership titles and two Hurricanes Community T20 Cup titles in as many years.  Despite teething issues following their...
Community spirit shines

Community spirit shines

They are daughters, mothers, wives, volunteers, mentors and change makers. They are the Unsung Heroines of Circular Head.  Coinciding with International Women’s Day, Soroptimist International of Circular Head celebrated the power of women at the annual Unsung Heroines Awards last week.  Also known as the United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace, the day focuses...
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Search for fungi

The wilderness and seclusion of Trowutta Arch fascinates many, including local Pat Harrison. The Stanley resident often finds herself wandering along the damp forest path, scouring the landscape for fungi. While out on one of these walks late last year, she noticed an unseasonably late influx in the organisms. Fungi usually flourish in the winter months however the November rain and warm weather...
Greenhouse goodness

Greenhouse goodness

Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation has prevented more than 1300 plastic bottles from going to landfill with an innovative new project. Working with the Department of Jobs and Small Business’ Work for the Dole program, CHAC has constructed a greenhouse entirely from recycled or repurposed materials. The Work for the Dole program provides not-for-profit organisations with an extra set of hands...
Capturing country life

Capturing country life

A day in the life of Jocelyn Flint takes the local legend all over the region. The short film series Women of the Island will share the untold stories of everyday heroes including this Circular Head local.  Jocelyn is the photographer behind Mengha’s Back Paddock: a Facebook page showcasing country life in Circular Head, both past and present. Women of the Island filmmaker Lara van Raay and...

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