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Fundraiser for Tasmania’s Anne Smith

All profits will go towards funding Anne’s trip to the Nationals in Melbourne, 2016.   Ticket enquiries: Phone: Jordyan on 6278 8873 evenings Email: [email protected] Ask: Anne or Colleen    

Looking for volunteers for your organisation?

Volunteering Tasmania is the state’s Peak body for volunteering.  Our mission is to create an environment which promotes and sustains effective volunteerism.  Volunteering is proven to have a positive effect on mental and physical health, as well as being a potential … Continue reading

Learn to play guitar

  Have you always wanted to learn guitar, but didn’t know where to start? Come along and discover some free and easy options to learn guitar online and in local groups. If you have a guitar, bring it along!  

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

Parents R Us

Kylie and Christine would like to welcome all Parents/Guardians to come along to the Parents R Us group. The group meets weekly on a Monday from 11am – 2pm at the Gagebrook Community Centre, 191 Lamprill Circle, except school holidays and student … Continue reading

Brighton Community News Brighton Community News

School showcases successful student artwork

By STUART KELLY* LAST month St Paul’s Catholic School was transformed into a magical art gallery showcasing the talents of students from Kindergarten to Grade Six. The Art Show, titled ‘Co

TasNetworks to trial new tariff in Brighton area

IN a Tasmanian first, electricity network provider TasNetworks is working with some of its Brighton customers to trial new electricity technology in order to better understand when and how people use

Local student takes out State apprentice of the year award

By HELEN RANSOM* STAFF at Jordan River Learning Federation Senior School (JRLF) – particularly Sandy Menadue, principal, and Maree Conrad Wilson, assistant principal for years 11 and 12 – are

Tough day at office for under 18s and reserves finals

By LEESA SHAW* AT the recent  Southern Football League grand final day  Brighton had both its under 18s and Reserves teams facing off against teams from Claremont in what we knew was going to be som

New club bowls patrons over

By VAN RANSLEY A COOL drizzly Sunday didn’t deter more than 50 bowlers and spectators witnessing the official opening of the 2016/2017 bowls season on the Brighton Bowls and Community Club’s a