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Hard Waste Collection Update

19 October 2018
We are experiencing a significant increase in hard waste volume placed out by the community for collection. Our collection service is running approximately a week behind.

EPA welcomes Airservices Australia preliminary investigation report of PFAS at Hobart Airport

19 October 2018
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has welcomed the release of Airservices Australia’s Preliminary Site Investigation of per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (commonly known as PFAS) at and around Hobart Airport.

Dance Hall Days Coming to a Community Hall Near You

9 October 2018
This November Clarence City Council is excited to invite you to strap on your dancing shoes and put a spring in your step, as we launch the inaugural season of Dance Hall Days.

Council's Works Schedule Update

9 October 2018
Program for October - November 2018.

Every Dog Has His Day at Rosny Farm

4 October 2018
Clarence City Council is excited to be hosting the 13th annual Dogs Day Out on Sunday 7 October from 11am to 3pm at Rosny Farm.

Rosny Hill Development Application withdrawn

26 September 2018
Hunter Developments have notified Clarence City Council of their decision to withdraw a Development Application for the Rosny Hill Nature Recreation Area.

Meehan Range Temporary Track Closures

24 September 2018
The following tracks are closed tomorrow, Tuesday 25 September 2018, due to scheduled quarry activities at Flagstaff Gully

Fire management program September 2018 - May 2019

21 September 2018
As part of the Clarence City Council’s Fire Management Program we plan to undertake hazard reduction burns at the following reserves:

Public Places By-law

20 September 2018
Our by-law just like all council public places by-laws is about protecting the amenity of those spaces for the community. The focus is on the community enjoyment of these public spaces. There is no intention to regulate ordinary social enjoyment of public places.

The Annual Hard Waste Collection is back - this year in October

12 September 2018
Free for residents who receive our garbage collection service, this collection is for items which cannot be collected through our wheelie bin service.

Council's Works Schedule Update

12 September 2018
Program for September/October 2018.

Bayfield Street Project Complete

6 September 2018
The transformation of Bayfield Street in Rosny is complete culminating with the activation of brand new traffic lights at Winkleigh Street.

Immunisation clinics are on every first and third Tuesday of the month

4 September 2018
Council conducts immunisation clinics on the first and third Tuesday of the month between 10am -12midday at the Integrated Care Centre in Rosny Park

Council's Works Schedule Update

13 August 2018
Program for August/September 2018.

Youth Plan 2018-2022

10 August 2018
Council has a long history of supporting and empowering young people who live, work, study or spend time in the city.

Update - meningococcal vaccination clinic 14 August 2018

7 August 2018
Please be advised that we are fully booked for the extra meningococcal vaccination clinic scheduled for 14 August 2018.

Cambridge Road temporary traffic changes

7 August 2018
Stormwater diversion works will be taking place along Cambridge Road, Bellerive from tomorrow, Wednesday 8 August 2018 for approximately 3 weeks, pending weather.

Council to provide extra meningococcal vaccination clinic

6 August 2018
Clarence City Council will provide a further meningococcal vaccination clinic on Tuesday 14 August 2018 from 10am – 3pm at the Clarence Integrated Care Centre at Rosny Park.

Works at South Street Dog Park

3 August 2018
Our ovals crew will be undertaking surface rehabilitation works at South Street Dog Park (Southern end) from Monday 6 August to Monday 17 September.

Meehan Range Temporary Track Closures

31 July 2018
The following tracks are closed tomorrow, Wednesday 1 August 2018, due to scheduled quarry activities at Flagstaff Gully -

Local talent floods into 2018 Clarence Open Art Exhibition

26 July 2018
Local, creative talent abounds with a record number of entries received for the 2018 Clarence Open Art Exhibition.

Rosny Park Public Golf Course closed for remainder of day

17 July 2018
Notice of temporary closure for rest of today, Tuesday 17 July 2018 due to high winds

Council's Works Schedule Update

10 July 2018
Program for July/August 2018.

Age Friendly Clarence

4 July 2018
A new ageing plan, Age Friendly Clarence 2018 – 2022, has been adopted by Clarence City Council and takes a fresh look at growing older in the city.

Search for unidentified soldiers

4 July 2018
In September 1918 an avenue of 23 trees was planted along the northern side of Quarry Road in Mornington as an Avenue of Honour to remember the service and sacrifice of members of the Bellerive Rifle Club during World War One.

UPDATE – Potential baiting near multi-user pathway in Rosny

22 June 2018
Potential baiting near multi-user pathway in Rosny.

Public meeting on the proposed development on Rosny Hill

20 June 2018
A public meeting will be held at 7.00pm on Tuesday, 17 July 2018 at the Rosny Park Bowls Club, 40 Bastick Street, Rosny.

Public meeting on the Rosny Hill proposed development

20 June 2018
A public meeting will be held at 7.00pm on Tuesday, 17 July 2018 at the Rosny Park Bowls Club, 40 Bastick Street, Rosny to discuss the Rosny Hill proposed development.

Launch of Coal River Valley brand

14 June 2018
A brand for Richmond and the Coal River Valley has been launched to attract visitors to the region

Council's Works Schedule Update

12 June 2018
Program for June/July 2018.

Clarence City Council approves 2018-19 budget

6 June 2018
Clarence City Council approved its budget for 2018-19 with a focus on prudent expenditure while delivering and maintaining quality services for the community.

Dark Mofo returns to Rosny Barn

6 June 2018
Tasmania’s most loved winter event, Dark Mofo, has once again returned to the Eastern Shore thanks to a partnership with Clarence City Council.

Flood Advice May 2018

4 June 2018
Following the recent extreme weather event in Southern Tasmania on May 10 -11, 2018 damage occurred across the municipality of Clarence.

New public pier and breakwater for Bellerive

4 June 2018
A public pier and breakwater at 14A Victoria Esplanade in Bellerive has received planning approval from council.

Rosny Bus mall footpath paving works

1 June 2018
We will be conducting footpath paving works on Tuesday 5 June 2018

Tree removals & trimming in area of Rosny Treatment Plan

1 June 2018
The walking track through the Rosny Treatment Plant area will be closed on Monday 4 June between 8am - 4pm for tree removals and trimming.

Esplanade, Lindisfarne is closed today between Bay Road and Beach Road

18 May 2018

Catch up immunisations for grade 7s

14 May 2018
We will be holding a catch-up immunisation clinic for grade 7 students who missed their vaccination session at school on Tuesday 15 May 2018.

Response to storms in Clarence

11 May 2018
Update: Our crews, SES and other services have been busy attending to significant incidents

Night road works - Rosny Park area

11 May 2018
Asphalt resurfacing night works will be undertaken in Rosny Park starting on Sunday 13 May

Kangaroo Bay boulevard site progresses

8 May 2018
At a Council meeting last night, Clarence City Council awarded preferred developer status to Hunter Developments for the development of the Boulevard site at Kangaroo Bay.

Council's Works Schedule Update

3 May 2018
Program for May/June 2018.

Young people in Clarence recognised

2 May 2018
Clarence City Council would like to congratulate local winners, finalists and nominees in the 2018 Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards.

Riding to success

2 May 2018
Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of the community and volunteers, more people are able to enjoy a bike ride and get around on restored bikes through Clarence City Council Youth Services Bike Program.

Planning a better event

2 May 2018
An innovative new resource has been developed by Clarence City Council to make the sometimes daunting task of planning and running an event easier for all members of the community.

Meehan Range temporary track closure - Thursday 19 April 2018

18 April 2018
Information about Meehan Track closure due to quarry activities

Council re-affirms position on Sorell/Tasman merger: No split of Clarence

18 April 2018
At a Council meeting on Monday, Council agreed to re-affirm its position to the Local Government Board not to annex any part of Clarence in the possible creation of a combined Sorell and Tasman council.

Sponsorship of Clarence School Visits to Akkeshi in Japan

17 April 2018
Applications are now open for Clarence schools

AFL game at Bellerive Oval Saturday 14 April

13 April 2018
Information on AFL game at Bellerive Oval, Saturday 14 April and arrangements for South Street Dog Reserve

Living and ageing in the city of Clarence

11 April 2018
The City of Clarence is regarded as a leader in Australia in being an age-friendly city, and a new University of Tasmania community project, will allow even further progress.

Council's Works Program Update

9 April 2018
Program for April/May 2018.

Rosny Bus Mall paving repair works

6 April 2018
Council will undertake repair works to the paving of the bus lanes in the Rosny Bus Mall. The footpath in some areas of the mall will also be repaired.

Council's Works Schedule Update

4 April 2018
Program for March/April 2018.

Easter hours of operation

23 March 2018
Information on Council's hours of operation during the Easter period.

The future of recreation in Clarence

15 March 2018
Recreation, and the use of open spaces, is an important part of the lifestyle enjoyed by many residents in the City of Clarence.

Cultural History Advisory Committee Call for nominations

9 March 2018
Following Council’s adoption of the revised Cultural History Plan late last year, Council is calling for nominations for community representation on the Cultural History Advisory Committee.

Clarence Jazz Festival brightens Clarence

7 March 2018
The Clarence Jazz Festival brought thousands of music lovers to venues all around the city with performers from around the state getting them in the groove.

Have your say on the future of arts in Clarence

7 March 2018
Clarence City Council is revising its Cultural Arts Plan and members of the community are invited to be involved and share their ideas.

Meehan Range Temporary Track Closures

6 March 2018
The following tracks are closed tomorrow, Wednesday 7 March 2018, due to scheduled quarry activities at Flagstaff Gully -

Clarence Jazz Festival Big Weekend moves to Rosny Farm

21 February 2018
Big Weekend of jazz from 23-25 February will now be held on the grounds of Rosny Farm

Clarence Jazz Festival 2018 begins Sunday

16 February 2018
The Clarence Jazz Festival will continue its mission in 2018 to seek out amazing musicians, explore new styles, and boldly go where no jazz festival has gone before.

Help to Health in Clarence

14 February 2018
Help to Health is a new project being run by Clarence City Council to improve the health and wellbeing of residents of the city.

South Arm Oval Master Plan adopted

9 February 2018
A revised master plan for South Arm Oval incorporating community and recreational facilities was adopted by Council at a meeting this week.

Clarence hosts XXI Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay

9 February 2018
The XXI Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay is a celebration of unity, sport and passion and the City of Clarence was part of the historic event.

Queen's Baton Relay - 9 February 2018

9 February 2018
Find out more information on the Queen's Baton Relay in Clarence

Meehan Range Trails Temporary Closure

8 February 2018
Sunday 11 Feb, 8am-2pm due to a gravity enduro mountain bike event at the Clarence Mountain Bike Park.

Meehan Range Temporary Track Closures

7 February 2018
The following tracks are closed today, Wednesday 7 February 2018, due to scheduled quarry activities at Flagstaff Gully

Australia Day Award winners on the sunny side

25 January 2018
The winners of the 2018 Clarence Australia Day Awards have been announced this morning at the Bellerive Boardwalk.

2018 City of Clarence Australia Day Awards Nominees

24 January 2018
Australia Day on Bellerive Boardwalk will see the achievements of many citizens celebrated with the City of Clarence Australia Day Awards.

Meehan Range Temporary Track Closures

11 January 2018
The following tracks are closed tomorrow, Friday 12 January 2018, due to scheduled quarry activities at Flagstaff Gully

Bellerive Beach Park All Abilities Playground temporary closure

10 January 2018
Bellerive Beach Park All Abilities Playground will be closed for maintenance this Friday, 12 January from 7.00am – 9.30am.

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