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Waratah-Wynyard, the heart of Tasmania's beautiful north west, includes the coastal towns and villages of Wynyard, Somerset, Boat Harbour and Sisters Beach, the rural town of Yolla and the former mining towns of Waratah and Corinna. It is renowned for the spectacular display of tulips at Table Cape that showcases a local festival, "Bloomin' Tulips" held each October.

Take a little time to explore its beaches and enjoy the fresh sea air and safe swimming and boating opportunities.

Latest News

Tasmania Police - Video - Vandalism in Wynyard

16 October 2014
Can you help Tasmania Police identify these two people. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Wynyard Police on 6477 7267,

Big Creek Bridge - Inglis Street, Wynyard

14 October 2014
Guardrail upgrade works are planned for Wednesday 15th October on Big Creek Bridge, Inglis Street, Wynyard. This could cause minor traffic delays. The works will commence after after 9:00 am to reduce morning disruption.

Wynyard Recreational Ground - Reconstruction

14 October 2014
Reconstruction works commenced at the Wynyard Recreation Ground on Wednesday 8 October 2014 for excavation and removal of the old bike track. The ground and oval will be closed to the public until February 2015, to allow the reconstruction works to be undertaken and to let the grass re-establish.

Media Release - Table Cape Lighthouse - 14 October 2014

14 October 2014

Launch of the Centenary of ANZAC - 18 October 2014

2 October 2014

2015 Australia Day Awards

30 September 2014
Council is seeking nominations for the 2015 Australia Day Awards.

2014 Local Government Election Candidates

30 September 2014
The Tasmanian Electoral Commission today released the candidates for the 2014 Local Government Elections. 16 Candidates have nominated for the positions of Councillor, 5 candidates for the position of Mayor and 4 candidates for the position of Deputy Mayor. Ballot papers are to be sent to electors from the 14 October with the closing date for the poll on Monday 28 October at 10:00am

Cradle Coast Authority welcomes quarantine changes - 25 September 2014

26 September 2014
Cradle Coast Authority have released a statement announcing quarantine changes on the Spirit of Tasmania by the Deputy Premier.

Council General Managers put Road Safety in the Spotlight

23 September 2014
General Managers along the North West coast are concerned about ongoing reports of motorists ignoring warning signs, speeding through road works and putting their workers at risk of serious injury.

Eastern Foreshore Barricade Removal

11 September 2014
Some of the barricades around trees at the Eastern Foreshore will be removed tomorrow (Friday 12 September), while one (in the centre) will remain in place.

Bloomin Tulips Festival Program 2014 now available

10 September 2014
The Bloomin Festival Program 2014 has been released.

Political Advertising Signage

10 September 2014
The Waratah-Wynyard Interim Planning Scheme 2013, provides that a planning permit is not required for political advertising signs provided they meet the requirements listed in the following flyer.

New General Manager Appointed

2 September 2014
Waratah-Wynyard Mayor Robby Walsh today announced the appointment of Michael Stretton as the new General Manager of Council.

Removal Of Macrocarpa Trees

13 March 2014
Notice is given of planned ongoing works for the removal of outdated Macrocarpa Pine trees throughout the Waratah-Wynyard municipal area.

Tasmania Now

16 July 2013
Tasmania Now is a state government initiative to promote Tasmania as a remarkably liveable place - a great place to live, work and invest.

As-Constructed Submission Guidelines

16 July 2013
To access new guidelines for the submission of digital As Constructed Information please click here.

Bloomin' Tulips East Wynyard Foreshore Market

16 July 2013
The Bloomin' Tulips East Wynyard Foreshore Market is held on the first and third Sunday of every month 8am to 2pm.
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PO Box 168, Wynyard TAS 7325

Phone (03) 6443 8333 : Fax (03) 6443 8383

Email: council@warwyn.tas.gov.au

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