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Local news and events                  Read October Taroona News online

 Neighbourhood Garden Busy Bee - Sunday 18 Feb. 2pm

Taroona Bowls Club - Kitchen under new management!

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

The kitchen has been leased to Taroona residents Jason and Michael Ketchell who are now offering good value counter meals on Friday and Saturday evenings - and this may expand to more times - check here for news.

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.

Plasticwise off to a good start in 2018

Next bag-making workshop at the Picnic Basket Cafe Mon 26th Feb. from 6.30pm. All welcome, see facebook page for details.

Plasticwise Taroona wound up 2017 with almost 800 bags made!

See Plasticwise Taroona Facebook Page

 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.

 Custom Picture Framing

A New Business in the old shopping centre: Framing, fine art printing, family portraiture, wall art. Phone Lance on 0417 293 545 or visit the studio and gallery Thursday and Friday  9am-2pm, Saturday 9am-12. E: 

 ***New meeting venue in Taroona-The Village Church***Venue Available for Meetings, Conferences and Family Events. Capacity 120 people, 2 halls, meeting rooms and optional access to kitchen.

Picnic Basket Cafe open early morning until 4pm (Winter evening openings discontinued over summer.)

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.

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