Tuesday, 23 July 2019
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Channel girls show off new stripes

Channel girls show off new stripes

The first U/14’s girls AFL team from the Channel Saints Football Club were proudly showing their colours on Sunday, with the inaugural run of the teams brand new guernseys.The guernseys are in the traditional, striped pattern seen on all Channel Saints, with the girls choosing pink to replace the club’s traditional red stripe for their new uniforms.Matthew Baxter, owner of Baxter’s IGA in Snug,...
Concern over local road conditions

Concern over local road conditions

The Mayor of Kingborough, Cr Dean Winter and Inspector David Wiss of Kingston Police are urging motorists to drive to the conditions following three crashes on the Southern Outlet last Wednesday, July 17. The crashes occurred on both the north and sound bound lanes of the Outlet in the late afternoon and early evening during wet weather, as the light was beginning to fade. Mayor Winter warns...
Huntingfield fast-track bypasses community

Huntingfield fast-track bypasses community

The fast-track rezone process has begun at Huntingfield to allow for affordable homes. The Planning Matters Alliance Tasmania (PMAT) understand the proposal is for over 500 dwellings on around 30 hectares, allowing for one of the largest and most dense subdivisions ever proposed in Tasmania (see map).The PMAT believes the area will only contain a small percentage of affordable homes and asks,...
Tigers pull together for historic win

Tigers pull together for historic win

Kingborough Tigers FC made history on Saturday, with the club registering its first seniors win over North Launceston since joining the competition in 2014. The Tigers' Seniors had the task in front of them with North Launceston up near the top of the ladder and the Tigers at 5th however the Tigers toppled the reigning premiers by 18 points, to notch the team's fifth win for the...
Landcare celebrates 25 years

Landcare celebrates 25 years

Landcare Tasmania and Kingborough Council invite everyone to get their hands dirty at a community planting event on Sunday, July 28. The event will celebrate Landcare Tasmania’s 25th birthday and National Tree Day for 2019. This year the group will be planting a native corridor, which will connect Nautilus Drive in Huntingfield with the Peter Murrell Reserve. The event starts at 10.30am and...
Choice Award for Cyber Hair

Choice Award for Cyber Hair

Cyber Hair was recently recognised at the 2019 Employer of Choice Awards held Thursday, June 27.Among 13 other Tasmanian businesses awarded the Employer of Choice Award on the evening, Cyber Hair’s workplace was recognised as a Tasmanian organisation that demonstrate contemporary workplace practices and outstanding support for their staff.An Employer of Choice is a workplace with a reputation...

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