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Taroona Community Website

The great storm of May 10th. - Photo Gallery


Local news and events                  Read March 2018 Taroona News online

Taroona Bowls Club Kitchen

Counter meals Friday and Saturday evenings, 5.30-8.30pm.

Taroona residents Jason and Michael Ketchell who are now offering good value counter meals on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Bookings are appreciated although 'walk-ins' are welcome. Phone 62278243.

Bar: The bar is open every day from 3.30 pm, closing late on Friday and Saturday nights.

See the Facebook page:

Plasticwise Taroona

Next bag-making workshop including mending session at the Picnic Basket Cafe Mon. 4th June 2018 from 6.30-8.30pm. Another  session June 18th. All welcome, see Facebook page for details.


Also See Plasticwise Taroona Facebook Page

July 7-8: Giant second hand book sale at the old shopping centre

Accepting book donations from May 1.


Latest Community Bushfire Newsletter for Bushfire-ready Neighbourhoods here...

Taroona Area Community Bushfire Protection Plan

Bonnet Hill Area Community Bushfire Protection Plan

Singing evenings at Taroona Community Hall

will resume Thursday 15th. February 2018. You don't have to be able to sing & you don't need to come every week. Do what you can & have fun while you're doing it. Thank you to Jaiia Earthschild and Phil Gath for this community initiative.

Picnic Basket Cafe open early morning until 4pm

See the Facebook page:

News for Garden enthusiasts...  TGF page

****Locals move to build a biochar kiln for sawmill waste - see Christina's and Bodie's crowdfunding appeal****

 Join the Taroona Good Karma Facebook Page to connect with your community


About us

Taroona is a southern suburb of Hobart, on the island of Tasmania in the Southern ocean. Hobart is the capital city of Tasmania, Australia's island state.Taroona, on the banks of the Derwent River estuary, is part of the Kingborough municipality, and lies at Lat. 42°56 South,  Long. 147°20 East.

Read more about us here  l  Google map of Taroona