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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

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COMMUNITY CONSULTATION: DECIDING THE FUTURE LOOK OF PORT SORELL

18 July 2018
A public forum to present two reports and recommendations on the future development of the Port Sorell area and Camp Banksia site is being held at the Banksia Centre on Monday, 23 July at 7:00pm.

PLAYGROUND MEGADECK ONE OF ONLY TWO STATEWIDE

28 June 2018
New multi-age playground opens at Bosworth Park, featuring megadeck - one of only two in Tasmania!

Youth Representative Vacancy PSAC

27 June 2018
A vacancy on the PORT SORELL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (PSAC) for a Youth representative (aged from 12-25 years) is currently open for nomination.

Camp Bankia Master Plan and Port Sorell Strategic Plan Review Reports Released

18 June 2018
Council is currently considering the best way to develop the Camp Banksia facility and would appreciate your input. Since the adoption of the Port Sorell and Environs Strategic Plan 2008, many key elements have been realised and the town is now a much more self-sufficient community with improved shopping, education and community facilities.

LATROBE WELCOMES FLOOD PROTECTION ANNOUNCEMENT

18 June 2018
Options and alternatives to flood proofing 70 homes in Latrobe presented in "Minimising Flood Risk in Latrobe - Hydraulic modelling and levee options assessment" report jointly funded by the Natural Disaster Resilience Grants program and Latrobe Council.

Port Sorell and Environs Strategic Plan Draft Report

13 June 2018
A draft report resultant of the review was presented to Council at its meeting on 12 June 2018, where it was resolved to be received by Council and placed on public exhibition for a period of 60 days in order to obtain public feedback on the recommendations it contains

Latrobe Council Annual Plan and Budget Report 2018-19

13 June 2018

PORT SORELL TASWATER UPGRADE DELAYED

21 May 2018
Work on a major water infrastructure project at Port Sorell has been delayed while TasWater takes steps to ensure the community is getting value for money.

FREE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CANDIDATE INFORMATION SESSIONS

18 May 2018
Tasmanian Local Government Elections will be held in October 2018. Local Government elections are held every four years with all Councillors (including Mayors and Deputy Mayors) facing the polls at the same time. Mayors and Deputy Mayors are elected by popular election. Unlike other tiers of government, Local Government elections are not compulsory. To raise awareness of the elections and to encourage community members to stand for election, the peak body for Local Government in Tasmania (LGAT) are coordinating candidate information sessions throughout Tasmania

SMALL GRANTS CLOSE SOON

19 April 2018
Latrobe Council's Small Grants are currently open for application but close soon. This is the only round of funding for the 2018-19 financial year so, if you have a project coming up that fits the criteria of either the Emerging Needs Grant or the Arts, Culture, Sport and Festival Sponsorship Grant, please apply before 7 May, 2018.

IMPORTANT UPDATE - FRUIT FLY

2 April 2018
The following information regarding the detection of fruit fly in Tasmania has been provided by Biosecurity Tasmania. All residents are urged to keep informed.

NORTH-WEST BOOSTED AS WORLD-CLASS MOUNTAIN BIKE DESTINATION

11 January 2018
Latrobe and Kentish Councils welcome today’s announcement by the Tasmanian Government of $600,000 funding of the Wild Mersey Mountain Bike Trails project. Valued at over $4 million, the project is a new adventure tourism product for the North-West Coast and will be a key economic driver for the region.

Neighbourhood Disputes about overhanging and nuisance trees/shrubs.

13 December 2017
Recently the government have passed new legislation in relation to neighbour disputes about overhanging and nuisance trees/shrubs called the Neighbourhood Disputes about Plants Act 2017.

Resource Sharing

28 July 2017

Council Meetings

2018 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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Braddon Byelection - Don't forget to vote

Start Date: 28/07/2018
End Date: 28/07/2018

Round 4 of the Tasmanian Motorkhana Series Ride 6 MGCCT

Start Date: 29/07/2018
End Date: 29/07/2018

Latrobe Council Meeting

Start Date: 13/08/2018
End Date: 13/08/2018

Latrobe Council Meeting

Start Date: 10/09/2018
End Date: 10/09/2018
 
 
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