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Tired of the radio while driving? Want to listen to your favourite book while gardening… or just relaxing around the home…..come and have a look at our wide selection of audio books and try something new, or try an old … Continue reading

Mega Pet Guinea Pig Show

Come along and have a fun filled morning with your wonderful guinea pigs.Dress your guinea pigs up or prepare them for the famous races.  Non members will need to pay  $5 for a day membership .  


Tassie Open-Air Cinemas Presents ‘BRAVE’ at the Brighton Deck Chair and Drive In Movies  Come along and enjoy a great family night out.  The first of many Drive in and Deck Chair movie nights at the Brighton Show Grounds. There … Continue reading

The Value of Play

Play is essential for all areas of child development.  Play is not only fun, it is also an opportunity for babies and young children to learn and to explore the world around them. We invite parents to come along for this interactive session on the … Continue reading

POP UP WORKSHOPS – Pregnancy, Education and Parenting (PrEP)

Our sessions are community based and we can ‘pop up’ in any of the local venues and schools within the Brighton/Bridgewater area.  Sessions are offered on Wednesdays and Thursdays with a focus on parenting solutions and life skill enhancement for young women under … Continue reading

Brighton Community News Brighton Community News

Thank you for supporting your efficient council

By TONY FOSTER BRIGHTON MAYOR THE local government elections are now over and Brighton has its newly elected Council. I congratulate the successful Councillors and thank all candidates for their commi

Brighton’s the best in the state

BRIGHTON Council has cemented its position as the most efficient local council in the State. Mayor Tony Foster said the latest report from the Auditor-General identified Brighton Council as having the

Mayor and new deputy have commitment to community

BRIGHTON has re-elected its long-time Mayor and councillor Tony Foster in last month’s local government elections. Ratepayers have also elected their very first female deputy mayor, Barbara Curran,

This year’s Brighton Show another crowd pleaser

EVERYONE will be able to enjoy a little bit of country at this year’s Brighton Show on Sunday November 9. There will be family fun entertainment with a new exciting Kiddies Corner on Ferguson Oval w

Residents to be surveyed for their views on positive changes

A NUMBER of exciting community projects are now gaining momentum in the Bridgewater, Gagebrook and Herdsmans Cove areas. Centacare Evolve Housing’s (CEH) state manager, housing operations Kim Bomfor