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Southern Midlands Council

Friday 28 February, 2014

Welcome to the Southern Midlands

Visit the Heritage Highway Visitor Information Centre

Take a tour of the Callington Mill Complex

Explore the Topiary Trail in Oatlands village

Keep a watch out for the Shadows of the Past

Visit the Chauncy Vale Wildlife Sanctuary

View our heritage resources and collections

Step back in time

Take in our wonderful landscapes and things from a bygone era

Welcome to the Southern Midlands of Tasmania, where a blend of good old fashion values and modern ideas co-exist.  The Southern Midlands Council is a rural local government authority with approximately 3400 rateable properties and 6000 persons scattered throughout the districts.

Towns and localities include Mangalore, Bagdad, Broadmarsh, Elderslie, Dysart, Kempton, Melton Mowbray, Oatlands, Tunbridge, Tunnack, Parattah, Woodsdale, Levendale, Runnymede, Colebrook, Campania and Rekuna.

Latest News

Extra Care Urged As Schools Resume

Posted Tuesday, 21 January 2014, 7.50am

With our local school students returning for the new school year, the Southern Midlands Community Road Safety Partnership (CRSP) is urging drivers to watch out for children and slow down to 40km/h when driving through school zones.

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Craigbourne Dam closed to Public

Posted Tuesday, 10 December 2013, 3.30pm

Tasmanian Irrigation advises that Craigbourne Dam in Tasmania's South East will be closed to the public due to the presence of a blue-green algal bloom.  It is likely to remain this way for quite some time.  For further information please select Read more below and you will be re-directed to the Tasmanian Irrigation Website.

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Oatlands Swimming Pool Season 2013/2014 opens

Posted Thursday, 31 October 2013, 2.00pm

The Oatlands Swimming Pool Season opens on Saturday 30th November 2013.

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Bushlinks 500

Posted Friday, 12 July 2013, 4.00pm

Bushlinks500 is a new Project for the Midlands and surrounding areas which is funding land holders to:

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Southern Midlands of Tasmania, where a blend of good old fashion values and modern ideas co-exist