Treat to Eat

Treat to Eat

As part of the 2020 Seniors Week celebrations, Council is teaming up with community partners and service providers to support elderly residents in the community with care packages. Each year, Devonport City Council produces a Seniors Week calendar with assistance from community partners and service providers. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, it is not business as […]

2020 Festival of Learning opens 1 September

Festival of Learning

It’s time to spring back to life post COVID-19! During September, The Living and Learning Steering Group, supported by the Devonport City Council, encourages the community to focus on learning. This year, the Festival of Learning is a little different, but the Living and Learning Steering Group have put together a blended program of online […]

Changes to end of year events

Christmas Parade 2019

The Devonport City Council has approved changes to two of Council’s major end of year events – the annual Christmas parade and the New Year’s Eve celebrations. At the Council Meeting on Monday 24 August 2020, the decision was made to cancel New Year’s Eve celebrations in its usual format, however, Council is looking at […]

Devonport City Council’s 2020/21 Community Financial Assistance Scheme

Kelly Slater Devonport Sunset

Applications are now open for the Devonport City Council’s 2020/21 Community Financial Assistance Scheme, with Council seeking to support the community through a wide range of activities, initiatives and programs. This year, in addition to the regular Major and Minor grant categories, Council has introduced a COVID-19 Impact Assistance Grant. Councillor Leon Perry, Chair of […]

Council extends support to local sporting clubs

Devonport Recreation Centre Stadium

Council has extended its support of local sporting clubs to include user groups of the Devonport and East Devonport Recreation Centres. Until 31 December 2020, Council will halve the fees to regular users of the facilities and will also continue to be responsible for user utility costs, to support them through this recovery phase. The […]

COVID-19 Update Keeping club members engaged

COVID 19 Update Keeping club members engaged

It is important for club’s, groups and organisations to implement a course of action to keep members engaged during COVID-19. Council have collated some handy hints for your Sports team, Service club, Trivia team, Organisation, Volunteer group, Community group etc etc to keep connected and engaged whilst staying safe at home. A Message from R […]

Wellness Wednesday

WELLNESS WEDNESDAY

Discover weekly tips on everything from food to fitness, to mental health and keeping your garden happy. Each week we will cover a different topic on positive steps that you can put into place to help you through these difficult times. Find out more here.

COVID-19 Update Grant Opportunities

COVID 19 Update Grant Opportunities

Listed below are some of the many grant opportunities available to Businesses, Organisations, Groups and Artists. The list will be updated regularly.   Please contact the grant administrator for further assistance.  Cradle Coast Funding FinderCradle Coast Authority have created a Funding Finder to help you find available grants and register to receive updates when new grants […]

COVID-19 Update Helplines

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Listed below are some of the many websites and help lines available to individuals. Please don’t hesitate to seek assistance! Organisation Contact Details FindHelp Tas https://www.findhelptas.org.au/ Connecting you with local community services. Lifeline 13 11 14 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. A Tasmanian Lifeline 1800 98 44 34 Lifeline Tasmania has set […]

COVID-19 Update food support services

COVID 19 Update food services

They way local food support services operate has changed as a result of COVID-19.  Devonport City Council have compiled the below list of available services. This is an evolving situation and is subject to change. Last updated 19 January 2021. Food services during COVID-19 Organisation Location Phone 1 Phone 2 Service details Notes Child and […]

COVID-19 Update

COVID 19 Update

Devonport City Council has announced a broad range of measures in response to the COVID-19 emergency. This includes the closure of some facilities, the suspension of Council meetings and varied staff work arrangements to ensure the continuity of essential services.  A Committee has also been formed to develop financial support measures for those affected within […]

COVID-19 Update

COVID 19 Update

Council has been working through its COVID-19 response plans daily, as new information and advice is received. The priority is the health and safety of staff, customers and community during these uncertain times and we are seeking to take some commonsense measures to help limit the impact and disruption to services. At present, Council’s offices […]