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 Creative Space - New at St Lukes

** Writing - Tuesday @ 1pm   ** Explore Faith - Wednesday @ 10.30am   ** Art - Thursday @ 1pm   more...

 Tasmanian Community Fund Forum June 6th.  5.30-7.00


Community groups are invited to attend a free forum hosted by the Tasmanian Community Fund Board in Kingston from 5.30pm to 7.00pm on Thursday, 6 June 2019 at the Kingborough Civic Centre, Council Chambers, 15 Channel Highway Kingston. Come along to hear how you can maximise your chances of receiving a grant.

The Fund invests in and strengthens the Tasmanian community by providing grants for a broad range of projects which improve Tasmania’s social, economic and environmental wellbeing.  Since 2000, the Fund has allocated more than $101 million to more than 2 870 projects across Tasmania. We have around $2.2 million available in our next funding round opening 13 July 2019.   

To attend the forum, please email or phone 6232 7395.  Visit our website at or contact the Fund for further information.

Added 13 May 2019

 April edition of Taroona News     here

The Big Taroona Second Hand Book Sale of 2019 - July 6-7

will be held in the old shopping centre on July 6-7. Now accepting donations of books.

 Picnic Basket Cafe - Open from early morning until 3pm.   Menu...

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Philadelphia Bakery

Open 7.30am - 2.30pm, Wed - Friday. For excellent coffee, extraordinary handcrafted pastries and sourdough bread.

Shot Tower and tea rooms

Shot Tower is now open every day. Tearooms open everyday except Wednesdays during summer.

(Updated 6 February 2019)

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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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