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Volunteering Information Desk for Brighton residents

Want to become a volunteer? Volunteering can: ·      1.  Keep you happy, let you do something you love doing ·      2. Help your job prospects through meeting new people and gaining new skills. ·      3. Help make a … Continue reading

Shipsterns Walking Track Project

A great opportunity for people to gain some experience and learn skills in walking track construction. CVA have partnered with Mtn. Trails to upgrade the Shipsterns Bluff walking track. This 6km walk is a popular destination as it leads to one … Continue reading

Saver Plus

Saver Plus is a financial education and matched savings program delivered by The Smith Family in Tasmania.  Eligible families who complete the program can access up to $500 in matched savings for education costs including uniforms, books, computers and iPads, … Continue reading

Brighton Community Christmas Parade

Come along and enjoy the Community Christmas spirit. bring a seat and grab a spot along the route. No parking of vehicles along Parade route thanks. Roads will be closed during parade.  

Learner Licence Assist Programme

  Do you have trouble reading or writing? Are you having trouble obtaining your Learners Licence from Service Tasmania? We can help you sit and pass your learners test! This is a one-on-one test with pen and paper to assist you … Continue reading


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Community views must be considered in pokies’ review

By TONY FOSTER THE Parliamentary Joint Select Committee that is currently considering the future of gaming in Tasmania must consider the views of the community in reaching its recommendation. For too

Clean, green fun helps good cause

By VAN RANSLEY A CHANCE discussion resulted in Diabetes Tasmania’s community work being helped by a fun day at the Brighton Bowls and Community Club (BB&CC) late last month. Leanne Clark, who i

Mayor calls for referendum on pokies

BRIGHTON Mayor Tony Foster has repeated his call for a referendum at the next Tasmanian State election, asking the people of Tasmania if they want electronic gaming (poker) machines in hotels and club

‘Cunning Treasurer’ called out by Brighton Mayor

TASMANIA’S longest-serving Mayor, Brighton Council’s Tony Foster has described as a dishonest misrepresentation, comments from Treasurer Peter Gutwein that local councils have sacrificed investmen

Meet our two new school principals

By JOHN HALL TWO of Tasmania’s brightest and most qualified educators have been appointed principals at Brighton’s two largest schools. Ang Miezitis, 48, is the new principal of Brighton Primary a