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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

Boat Harbour Beach Resident Advice - Port Road Landslip

27 July 2016
Please find attached the following advice which applies to Boat Harbour Beach residents. This information will be letter dropped tonight (Wednesday 27 July 2016).

Port Road Update - Information Session

27 July 2016
Waratah-Wynyard Council will be holding an information session tomorrow (28 July 2016) from 6pm-6.30pm at the Boat Harbour Beach Surf Life Saving Club to provide more information on the partial closure of Port Road, Boat Harbour Beach. Further enquiries please contact Council on 6443 8333.

Murchison Highway - Gorge Update

27 July 2016
The Murchison Highway from the Fingerpost to the Gorge is currently closed due to landslip, with works expected to be complete by about 16 November 2016. Please see the following link for updates and further information.

Port Road, Boat Harbour Beach - Update

26 July 2016
Waratah-Wynyard Mayor Robby Walsh said a portion of Port Road at Boat Harbour Beach will remain closed for up to a number of months in the interests of public safety.

Rural and Community Health Services Contact Numbers to Change

26 July 2016
Please see the attached information, which details new contact numbers for Rural and Community Health Services.

Flood Relief Community Information session

26 July 2016
Please see the attached flyer with details on the Flood Relief Community Information session, which is on Thursday.

Community Activation and Event Sponsorship Grants

25 July 2016
Are you part of a community organisation? Are you looking for financial support for your programs and/or an event coming up?

Storm Damage - Road Closure and Emergency Updates

25 July 2016
Please find the following list of road closures and other information, which will be updated when possible.

Planned Power Supply Interruption-Tuesday 26 July 2016

19 July 2016
Ballast Pit Road; Calder Road; Fosters Road; Emerald Vale Road; Preolenna Road and Marshalls Road.

Wynyard Yacht Club boat ramp closed until further notice

7 July 2016
Due to damage from the recent floods the Wynyard Yacht Club boat ramp is closed until further notice. Council advises that the ramp is dangerous and asks that no-one uses it until repairs are completed.

Media Release - Lapoinya Road, Ingleford Road and Smarts Road - Bridge repairs approved

4 July 2016
Repairs totalling $1.9 million dollars have been approved for the urgent repairs to Lapoinya Road, Ingleford Road and Smarts Road bridges.

Update on Lapoinya Road Bridge at Flowerdale River

1 July 2016

Update on Ingleford Road Bridge at Inglis River

1 July 2016

Update on Smarts Road Bridge at Dowlings Creek

1 July 2016

Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce Information

30 June 2016
Please find attached information sheets about the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce.

Waratah-Wynyard Flood Relief - Recovery Assistance

10 June 2016
Message from the Mayor Robby Walsh

Flood Hardship Arrangements - Waste Management

9 June 2016
As with the majority of the Community, Council staff are working extremely hard in the assessment and clean up following the recent floods.

Pieman River "Fatman" barge Temporarily Unavailable

8 June 2016
Please note that the Pieman River "Fatman" Barge is currently out of action. More information is available via the link.

Inglis River Walking Track Closure

12 May 2016
Please note that a section of the Inglis River walking track has been closed until further notice due to safety concerns.

Take Care Near Pedestrian Bridge

11 April 2016
Please note that a small section of the retaining wall near the Camp Creek pedestrian bridge has collapsed (on the Watefront Wynyard motel side). Please take care and avoid walking in this area.

Wynyard Waterfront Walkway to be Closed

29 January 2016
Waratah-Wynyard Mayor Robby Walsh said the waterfront walkway between the Wynyard Wharf and Camp Creek will be closed from Monday 1 February 2016 until further notice.

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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Waratah-Wynyard Council

21 Saunders Street

PO Box 168, Wynyard TAS 7325

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

Email: council@warwyn.tas.gov.au

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