Latrobe Council

A message from your mayor

Visitors should take the time to fully explore the beauty and diversity of the Latrobe Municipality, which includes the townships of Latrobe, Port Sorell, Shearwater, Hawley, Wesley Vale, Sassafras, Moriarty and Tarleton


50-Year World Record Broken at Henley-on-Mersey, Latrobe

26 January 2015
The 50-Year World Records of 13.7 seconds to chop through a 300mm block of wood and set by Clayton Stewart in 1965 fell dramatically at the Henley-on-Mersey Australia Day festival at Bells Parade, Latrobe today.

Mayor Freshney's Message - 20 January 2015

20 January 2015

Celebrate Australia Day at Henley-on-Mersey

20 January 2015
How will you celebrate Australia Day?

Inaugural Latrobe Lilium Show

20 January 2015

Drivers Sought

18 January 2015

Photos of Harford Sought

17 January 2015

Shearwater’s Evening of Jazz to start a two year long music tour for Evan Carydakis

16 January 2015

One State, One Health System, Better Outcomes initiative

16 January 2015
The State Government is inviting you to have your say in the future of health services throughout Tasmania on a community forum in Devonport on February 22.

Model Boat and Fishing Memorabilia Exhibition sought.

15 January 2015

Vale Dr John Malcolm

15 January 2015

Port Sorell Lions Book Sale

15 January 2015

Respected Medical Officer, Dr John Malcolm, passes away

14 January 2015
Council's condolences are with the family and friends of Dr John Malcolm, who passed away on Monday, 12 January at the age of 92.

Road Closure - Moriarty Road

7 January 2015
Latrobe Council will commence on the 19th of January with the reconstruction of the third and final stage of Moriarty Rd, from Wescombes Rd toward the Frankford Rd.

POLL - What's Your Favourite Christmas Carol?

17 November 2014
Councillors Dayna Dennison and Lesley Young are coordinating this year's Carols in Kings Park, to be held from 7.15 pm on Saturday, 20 December. Rather than the concert style presentation in recent years, they are seeking to revert to the old fashioned sing-along and are asking for your input as to what your favourite Christmas Carol is to sing along to. Please vote in our Poll for your favourite Christmas Carol

Become an Emergency Volunteer

23 October 2014

New Gilbert St Roundabout

5 September 2014

Inside Out Art Theme

10 July 2014
The theme for the annual Latrobe Art Exhibition and Sale, held in January each year, has been announced as "Inside Out".

Latrobe Council Facebook Page

13 March 2014
Latrobe Council can now be found on Facebook.

Council Meetings

2015 Council Meeting dates

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Strategic Plans

Our Place, Our Plan is Latrobe Council's five year strategic framework

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Council Committees

Committee Representation

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Our Community

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  • Public Notices
  • Camp Banksia
  • School Holiday Program
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Council Address
PO Box 63
170 Gilbert Street
Latrobe Tasmania 7307
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday
8.00am - 4.30pm
Emergency After Hours: 03 6426 2653