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


Locals Represent Tasmania in Australasian Firefighter Championships

6 October 2015
Four residents of the Latrobe Municipality and one from Devonport Municipality comprise the Devonport team representing the Tasmania Fire Service at this year's Australasian Firefighter Championships in Echuca, Vic later this month ...

Latrobe Urban Revitalisation

5 October 2015
In the early 1990’s, the rejuvenation of the main street of Latrobe resulted in a high degree of town pride as works were undertaken to restore the many historic facades of commercial premises.

A Fair for the Whole Family

5 October 2015
Family fun is the focus of the Latrobe Primary School Fair being held at the school on Friday, 16 October.

Bridge Replacement Affects access to Narawntapu National Park

17 September 2015
Following a tender process Council has engaged bridge contractor, TasSpan, to replace the Sheepwash Creek bridge located on Bakers Beach Road at the entry of Narawntapu National Park.

Soup and Sandwich Luncheon

11 September 2015

Gert and Daisy - A Play about Life

11 September 2015

Renae’s Aim to be U.G.L.Y.

11 September 2015

School Holiday Fun

11 September 2015

Emergency Coordinator Appointed

7 September 2015
Latrobe Council recently reappointed Mr Jonathan Magor as its Emergency Services Coordinator and Mr David Sondergeld as his Deputy. Under the Emergency Services Act 2006, Local Government is responsible for coordinating and facilitating a range of emergency management activities for all localised hazards as well as resourcing specific council responsibilities for emergency management response.

Record Number of Seniors Events

7 September 2015

News in Brief 4th August 2015

3 August 2015

Old Diehards

10 July 2015

Health and Wellbeing Festival

10 July 2015

Rotary Vocation Awards Recognise Locals

2 June 2015

Tasmania’s health system is broken and needs to change

31 March 2015
MInister for Health, the honourable Michael Ferguson MP recently stated the following in relation to State Health Reform.

Latrobe Mayor Seeks Inclusive Consultation on State Health Review

9 February 2015
The topic of the State Government's Health Review is currently receiving much media attention, so what is Latrobe Council's stance on this issue?

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