The potato harvest is drawing to a close, after what has been a tough season for many local growers with higher incidents of pink rot and eelworms than usual.Read More
Members from all corners of the community are pitching in to raise money to help support the Stagg family, while their son Jake recovers from a motorbike accident in the Royal Hobart Hospital.Read More
Scottsdale is now the hub of all things canine with the construction of a new off leash agility park at the old Scottsdale railway yard.Read More
Ever the entrepreneur, Little Rivers head brewer Chris Carins is making use of the quieter season to experiment and create some different beers.Read More
More than $25,000 worth of mountain bikes and merchandise were stolen from Evolution Biking in Derby’s main street yesterday morning in what looks to be an organised crime.
The elaborate theft took place at 5.32am after the perpetrators worked for nearly forty-five minutes to break the shop front locks.
Bridport resident Lyn Commane is distributing a petition throughout the town this week, calling for Crown Land to conduct fuel reduction burns on the western side of Bridport.Read More
As predicted the supremely talented local three-year-old Sunny Sanz proved that the sky is the limit after breezing to victory on Sunday night winning the $50,000 Roberts Rural Supplies Globe Derby.Read More
Two people put themselves and others at risk on Sunday when they illegally dumped three trailer loads of deadly asbestos at the Scottsdale Waste Transfer Station.Read More
A GRISLY murder from Scottsdale’s past resurfaced last week in an online forum, where an article about the sentencing George ‘Ghosty’ Downes was posted.Read More
Usually what happens on a boys’ trip stays on a boy’s trip but the rules have been broken this year, and for good reason with four of the 17 mates in tow celebrating big birthday milestones.Read More
Members of the North Eastern Art and Craft Association (NEACA) are busily cataloguing artwork, ready for their annual long-weekend exhibition.Read More
When Bridport yoga-teacher and massage therapist Kate Gadd was diagnosed with her second round of brain cancer, two of her friends decided they wanted to send her on a wellness holiday.Read More
Recently The North-Eastern Advertiser reported that popular online blog, the Traveller had named Bridport’s Old Pier beach in their top ten best and most beautiful beaches in Tasmania list.Read More
Scottsdale’s thrilling victory at home over Rocherlea has promoted the team into the top five in the NTFA but it took until the last few minutes before victory was assured.Read More
SCOTTSDALE Police attended a vehicle hit and run incident on Winnaleah Road, near the Main Street intersection on Saturday night May 4.
Sergeant Andrew Hanson said the incident occurred between 11.30pm the night before and 8am that morning.
ON March 30, Scottsdale-raised Aaron Worker received a life-changing phone call: after several months on the wait list for a heart transplant, a compatible heart had become available.Read More
A project decades making is officially open to the public after the Dorset Council unveil their new 2.8km Western Access Road in Bridport last night.Read More
TUCKED away in the back hills of Springfield on an unassuming country road is every child’s Christmas dream.
By daylight you’d never know what festive wonderland awaits you but come nightfall during December the Bowen’s house is lit up in a dazzling and detailed display of Christmas spirit…