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


Latrobe Town Centre Enhancement Project - Change of Date

12 November 2015
Latrobe Council is presently reviewing the overall operation of the Latrobe town centre and its surrounds. A workshop facilitated by Wendy Morris, of Ecologically Sustainable Design Pty Ltd, and involving all interested members of the public, will be held on Monday evening 8th February 2016 to explore issues and investigate solutions.

Art Exhibition Transfers to Apex

27 October 2015
Latrobe Council has agreed to transfer its traditional January Latrobe Art Exhibition to the Apex Club of Latrobe and support the competition by providing sponsorship for the next five years. The Latrobe Art Exhibition will now be held in the Latrobe Memorial Hall from 20-22 May with a schools only viewing on Friday, 20 May, announcement of winners that evening and open to the public from 21-22 May. Information on the exhibition is available by contacting Tammy Jeffrey on 0417 132 687 or tammy.walters@ozemail.com.au.

Shout Out for Plastic Milk Cartons

27 October 2015
The Henley-on-Mersey Management Committee invite entries in the Betta Boat Race as part of their Australia Day festival at Latrobe. If you are a drinker of Betta Milk, you can help groups become involved in this activity by delivering your empty, rinsed Betta Milk plastic containers (with lids) to the Latrobe Council office up until Christmas. Groups may nominate to receive these supplies to supplement their own collection, and create a craft to race on the water on Australia Day.

Music - Count Me In

22 October 2015
On Thursday, 29 October, students from throughout Australia will simultaneously sing the song "Gold" performed by Marcia Hines at 12.30 pm.

Truly Tasmanian Craft Exhibition and Sale

22 October 2015
This weekend’s Truly Tasmanian Craft Exhibition and Sale in Latrobe marks a significant milestone in that it will be the 10th staging of the event.

Port Sorell Surf Life Saving Club Open Day

22 October 2015
With Summer just around the corner, the Port Sorell Surf Life Saving Club are holding an Open Day this Sunday.

Forum to Identify Stormwater Hot Spots

22 October 2015
If you have ever experienced flooding, you will appreciate the need to for sufficient infrastructure to cater for inundation events.

Soup and Sandwich Luncheon

11 September 2015

News in Brief 27th October 2015

3 August 2015

Old Diehards

10 July 2015

Community Physical Avtivity Program

25 June 2015
Updated information relating to physical activity programs throughout the Latrobe Municipality

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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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