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Christmas in Taroona

Santa Truck Saturday 16 December. Listen for the bells and the Ho Ho Ho greetings as the truck travels from south to north of Taroona visiting most streets. A 50+ year tradition!!

Christmas Trees for sale Saturday 16 December - Taroona Scouts

at the Big Bend (Trugannini Track carpark). From 9am until sold out. Prices starting at $15. They will also have a produce stall there.

Summer Solstice Celebration Wednesday December 20th, 7.45-9pm, Taroona Community Hall, for those interested in Yoga.  More...

St Lukes Church Kids' Christmas: 6pm on December 24th.

St Lukes Christmas Service: 8.30 am on Christmas Day


Free Hearing Screening and information

Australian Hearing, the Federal Government Hearing Provider will hold a hearing screening and hearing help session in Taroona for Taroona residents. Monday the 15th January 5pm - 7pm Taroona Bowls Club with Nibbles provided.  See poster


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

 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:  

Plasticwise Taroona winds up the year with almost 800 bags made!

See Plasticwise Taroona Facebook Page

 ***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.)

Friday night meals now available at the Bowls Club. Bookings appreciated. Phone 6227 8243 

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