Community Directory




Abbeyfield House Burnie

Independent charitable organisation existing to develop and maintain affordable and secure accommodation for older people and people with disabilities (subject to eligibility). However, we are not resourced to provide medical care. Our house provides companionship and independence with your own private bed-sit with en suite.

Abbeyfield Society Burnie

Acton Cricket Club

Acton Seniors Club

Adoption and Permanency Services

Adoptions and permanency services provide adoption services to individuals considering placing their child for adoption or those interested in adopting either a local or overseas child. We also provide appropriate counselling and access to information to persons affected by past adoptions.

AFL Auskick Centre

Alcohol & Drug Services North West

Provides treatment and support services to individuals and families affected by alcohol, tobacco and other drug use. Programs, interventions and treatment services provided include: Inpatient withdrawal management unit; Opioid pharmacotherapy Program; Counselling and support services and Smoking cessation programs.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous holds meetings Mondays at 12.30pm and Fridays at 7.30pm at the Burnie Baptist Church Meeting room. Enter back of Church if the front door is closed.

Anaphylaxis Australia

Anglicare Tasmania

Anglicare offers a range of services including community aged care, financial counselling, disability and acquired injury support, mental health services, housing support, Gamblers Help, alcohol and other drug services and family and relationship support.

Apostolic Church - Life House

We are a Christian Church located in Wivenhoe. We seek to live life to the full by: loving God, impacting our world, forming relationships and empowering people.

Arthritis Foundation of Tasmania

Arthritis Tasmania offers information and support to people living with musculoskeletal conditions including arthritis and osteoporisis.

Australian Air Force Cadets 504 (Burnie) Squadron

Australian Army Cadet, 622 PL C COY TAS AACBN

Australian Breastfeeding Association

Australian Navy Cadets

Australian Red Cross

Transport to and from medical treatment centres; the delivery of a meal for those who are not able to prepare meals or cook for themselves; a daily telephone call to check on people who are at risk; connecting with a volunteers to meet with people to provide friendship and support; support during times of emergency are just a few programs which are provided locally.

Bernie the Blue Tongue Lizard's Pad

Bernie the Blue Tongue Lizard is Burnie's very own mascot for Communities for Children.

Bernie has a Pad at Shop 21, Plaza Arcade, Burnie (behind Priceline). Come and visit for parent information and resources.

Bernie's Pad is open 10am - 3pm Tuesday to Friday. Everything is FREE

Drop in for a play, chat, make some craft, change a nappy, breast/bottle feed or just grab some information or ask about upcoming events.

If you would like to be in touch by phone, please call 6431 3206 or you can email the pad:

Communities for Children - Burnie Initiative (Funded by the Department of Social Services)

Braddon Business Centre

Breast Cancer Support Service - Burnie

Brooklyn Hockey Club

Brooklyn/Romaine Playgroup

Burnie AFL Auskick Centre

Burnie Agricultural and Pastoral Society

The Burnie Agricultural & Pastoral Society (BAPS) is interested in providing new opportunities to the younger generation in the fields of Agriculture and Pastoral techniques etc. We have strong relationshis with Dairy, Beef, Poultry, Sheep and Alpacas as well as the local Burnie Pigeon Club.

Show Entrants can provide feedback to BAPS by Questionaire and Facbook (@BurnieShow). We want to continually improve the Burnie Show for both Members and Patrons. If you want to become a Member of the Society call or email the Show office and we will help arrange it for you.

Burnie Amateur Swimming Club

Burnie and District Kennel Club

Burnie Anglican Church

We are a Christian community seeking to know Christ and make him known. The building in which we gather for worship is located on the corner of Mount and Cattley streets in the centre of Burnie. Our usual Sunday pattern of worship is 9:00am (Communion), followed by a contemporary service ('Connections') at 10:30am. A midweek service is held at 10:30am on Wednesdays. We have a range of small groups that meet for Bible study during the week, and we provide ministry to children, youth and families. Please phone for further information.

Burnie Aquatic Centre

The Aquatic Centre is a great facility for the whole community, with a focus on providing year round Learn to Swim Programs, swimming training and leisure activities.

Sea-Lyons Aquatics now offer a variety of fitness classes at the Centre. Fitness classes are suitable for men and women of all ages and fitness levels.

Aquatic Fitness: Tuesday and Thursday – 6.15pm to 7pm
Senior Aquatic Fitness: Wednesday – 11.15am to 12noon and Friday 10am to 10.45am
Mixed Cardio/strength (land based): Wednesday – 6am to 7am
Aquatic Bootcamp: Sunday – 5pm to 6pm

Free recovery swim after completion of all classes. Bookings essential.

Burnie Arts Council

The original branch of Tasmanian Regional Arts. Burnie Arts Council meets on the fourth Thursday each month at 4pm in the Burnie Regional Gallery to initiate, co-ordinate and advocate for arts in our community.

Burnie Athletic Club

Burnie Baptist Church

We are a welcoming community who welcomes everyone to our celebration each Sunday morning. We have home groups, fellowship groups, a weekly games afternoon and playgroup for pre-schoolers every Friday mornings.

Burnie Baptist Hockey Club

Burnie Basketball Association

Burnie Beefsteak & Burgundy Club 109

Burnie Bowls Club

Burnie Bowls Club caters for men and women pennant teams and also strong indoor corporate team events.

Burnie Bowman Archery Club

The Burnie Bowmen Archery Club was founded in 1958 by three railway workmates who had developed an interest in archery and then developed the sport of archery in Burnie. This club has influenced the development of archery along the North West Coast of Tasmania. The first club to be established in Tasmania was Hobart followed by Burnie, Launceston, Beaconsfield and Devonport. Despite the club being named Burnie Bowmen participation is open to all sexes and all ages. Burnie Bowmen cater for all bow types and all disciplines of archery. Archery is a sport for all seasons and for all people whatever their age, gender or level of physical ability. It is also a very versatile sport since it can be as simple or as involved as the archer wishes.

Burnie Bridge Club

Burnie Carols by Candlelight

The Burnie Carols by Candlelight is an annual community Christmas event. This event is traditionally hosted on the Sunday before Christmas Day at the Burnie Park sound shell and is provided as a gift to the City from the Combined Churches of Burnie.

Burnie Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Burnie Chess Club

The club meets every Wednesday, players of varying ability are most welcome. There are regular tournaments for members to participate in.

Burnie Child and Family Centre

Burnie Child and Family Centre is located at the old Acton school.

Burnie City Church

Jesus - People - Local Church

Burnie City Eisteddfod Society

Provides competitors of all ages with the opportunity to perform on stage in the Arts and Function Centre and to receive a written report from a highly qualified adjudicator. We aim to encourage participation of individuals and groups in music, instumental & voal, speech and drama and dancing. By competing in the Eisteddfod competitors reach a high standard as they strive for excellend in their chosen field.

Burnie Clay Target Club

To foster the safe sport of clay target shooting to all, juniors over the age of 12yrs with a permit, to seniors who just want to try shooting in a friendly safe environment. For all licensed shooters who want to try an olympic sport.

Burnie Coastal Art Group

Incorporates a classroom, storage rooms and catering facilities. Throughout the year a range of painting and drawing classes, including life drawing classes are offered. The classes cover a range of watercolour, oils, acrylic, pastels and mixed media techniques.

Burnie Community Church Inc

We are an independent, non-denominational church open to the calling and direction of God. We are a community of believers, reaching out to the Burnie and coastal areas to minister the presence of God resting on us.

Burnie Community House

Burnie Concert Band

The Burnie Concert Band comprises four ensembles: Seniors; Adult Learners; Juniors and Junior Learners (from the age of 8) playing woodwind, brass and percussion. There is also a stage band 'Sync or Swing'. For details, please contact the musical director David Turner on 6431 6870.

Burnie Cricket League

Burnie District Gemstone Club

We meet every Tuesday and Thursday and practice the art of Lapidary (cutting and polishing of rocks), silver smithing and also conduct fieldtrips to collect Tasmanian rocks to cut and polish.

Burnie Dockers Football Club

Burnie Dogs Home

Burnie Farmer's Market

Includes around 50 stalls selling both produce and crafts. You can buy the freshest and best local produce, there is a great selection of local vegetables, apples, Asian vegetable and Tasmania’s best potatoes. Support local producers and get a bargain – held the first and third Saturday each month from 8am until noon.

Burnie Field Naturalist Club

Nature walks including flora, fauna and geology. Field trips are held monthly on a Sunday. A monthly newsletter is sent of financial members. Camps are held at Easter and some long weekends.

Burnie Foreshore Market

We are a not-for-profit organisation that has established a general market. Join us at the Burnie Yacht Club to take in the view and enjoy our market.

Burnie Garden Club

To extend the culture of gardening into the wider community for the benefit of all citizens and to promote and encourage various aspects of community based horticulture.

Burnie Girl Guides

Our mission is to enable girls and young women to grow into confident, self-respecting, responsible community members.

Burnie Gospel Hall

Burnie Harness Racing Club

Burnie Hash House Harriers

Burnie High School

Burnie High School is a supportive and innovative learning environment that allows its students to achieve success and be their very best, enabling them to become active citizens of the 21st Century. Burnie High School's value based expectations are reflected in the motto "Best Effort, Honest and Fair and Safe and Secure".

Burnie Highland Pipe Band Inc

Learn to play pipes or drums and participate in general pipe band activities including marching parades and concert appearances associated with communty events. Also classes teaching Highland and Irish dancing.

Burnie Historical Society

Fosters an interest in and to gather, record, collate and store the history of the Burnie area and its people. To encourage and assist in the identificaiton and preservation of the area's historical buildings, monuments and relics.

Burnie Judo Club

Burnie Legacy Widow's Club

We have twelve Widows’ Clubs throughout the north of the State. These help combat loneliness and assist with socialisation. These clubs meet on various days throughout each month. More information can be obtained from our Legacy office. Burnie Widows’ Club meets on the third Thursday of each month at the Burnie RSL at 10.00 a.m.

Burnie Little Athletics Centre

Burnie Marina and Launching Ramp Committee

Burnie Masonic Lodge

Burnie Men's Shed

For men of all ages, especially those transitioning from work to retirement. A relaxed but active place where men can be involved in team projects while being a part of a supportive network.

Burnie Musical Society Inc

Is a community based theatre group that has been running since 1960.

Burnie Netball Association

Burnie Orchid Society

Meet at 7.30pm on the first Wednesday of each month (except January) at the Burnie Golf club, Camdale. Members get together to discuss culture and cultivation of orchids and members bring in their own plants to show others. We have a spring show every October.

Burnie Poultry Society

We are a group of enthusiasts who are committed to preserving and promoting Australia’s rare breeds and varieties.

Burnie Racquetball Association

Burnie Regional Museum

Wander the charming Federation Street and see how ordinary people lived more than 100 years ago. Explore Burnie’s beginnings as a privately owned enterprise and follow its progress through the 19th century in our Early Burnie exhibition.

Learn about early exploration and the exploits of the Van Diemen’s Land Company; life in the region for early settlers; and the events which led to Burnie’s first economic boom at the turn of the 20th century.

The museum holds extensive archival collections relating to the history of the North West region including some 400,000 photographs. There is also a beautiful range of vintage and antique-inspired gifts, quality educational items for children, Tasmanian history books and souvenirs.

Burnie Rostrum Club

Meet 6.30pm at the Burnie Library and provides the opportunity to develop skills in meeting procedures and speaking/presentation to groups in a friendly supportive environment.

Burnie RSL Sub-Branch

A charity organisation. Open to all members of the community for meals and functions. Offering support and welfare for serving and ex-serving members of the Armed Forces. Open for family friendly meals Friday nights from 5pm. All welcome.

Burnie Rugby Union Club

Burnie S.E.S Group

Burnie School for Seniors

A group of older people who meet once or twice weekly to stimulate their minds by looking at and discussing art, literature, music, current affairs, local and world situations in harmonious, comfortable surroundings at the Burnie Sports Club (Burnie Sports Centre), Southwell St. Burnie.

Burnie School of Irish Dance

We are a not for profit dance school providing Irish and Tap dancing lessons for all ages. We are part of the Burnie Highland Pipe Band and are working together to promote Celtic dance and music on the North West Coast.

Burnie Scottish Country Dancers

Burnie Scout Group

Mission is to contribute to the education of young people through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law, to help build a world where people are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society. The Aim is to encourage the physical, interlectual, social, emotional and spiritual development of young people so that they may take a constructive place in society as responsible citizens and as members of their local, national and international communities.

Burnie Senior Citizens Club

Is situated in the heart of Burnie and members must be 50yrs or over. Regular activities include Tai Chi, Indoor Bowls, Bingo, Crib and 500 cards. Special gatherings are BBQs, bus outings and interactions with other senior clubs along the Coast.

Burnie Social Dancing

Burnie Softball Association

Burnie Sports Centre

Burnie Surf Life Saving Club

The Burnie Surf Life Saving Club is a voluntary community service organisation with a focus on keeping our local beaches and water safe through beach patrols, search and rescue, child and youth development, health and fitness development and community education.

Burnie Table Tennis League

Burnie Tennis Club

Burnie Touch Football Association

Burnie United Soccer and Sporting Club

Burnie Uniting Church

Burnie Victoria League for Commonwealth Friendship in Tasmania Inc

Victoria League's main objectives are to promote and foster unity and understanding between peoples of all parts of the Commonwealth. To welcome and befriend visitors and new settlers, to subscribe to local charities and grant donations for a public purpose.

Burnie Volleyball Association

Burnie Weight Controllers

Burnie Wynyard Organic Gardening & Farming Society

Burnie Yacht Club Inc

Burnie Yeoman Cricket Club

Burnie Youth Accommodation Service

Burnie Youth Accommodation Service (BYAS) provides emergency crisis accommodation for young people between the ages of 13-20. Accommodation is for a period of six weeks. BYAS has two main goals: reunification with family and if this isnt possible; assisting a client to find independent accommodation.

Burnie Youth Choir

The Burnie Youth Choir wants you!
If you love singing and being a part of an amazing group of young people who have heaps of fun while singing, the Burnie Youth Choir is for you.
We would like to invite you to come along and see for yourself. Junior Choir: Monday 6pm - 6:45pm
Cost: $20 per term or $70 per year
Senior Choir: Monday 7pm – 8:30pm
Cost: $30 per term or $100 per year
Baptist Church hall, Mount Street (opposite Target)
Any enquiries please contact Lana on 0417 054 843, Jackie on 0438 350 116 or Fiona on 0417 128 648

Canine Defence League of Tasmania

A non-profit organisation caring for Tasmania's stray, lost and abandoned dogs.

Catholic Church - (Burnie/Wynyard Parish)

The Burnie/Wynyard Catholic Parish consists of four churches: Star of the Sea Church, St Brigid's Church, Sacred Heart Church and St Joseph's Church.

City Marians Hockey Club

City Marians is a Burnie based hockey club with around 130 registered players ranging from juniors through to division one men and women. Home games are played at the McKenna Park Hockey Complex - a first class hockey centre. City Marians prides itself on providing support for its junior players in their development and boasts a record of many juniors that have represented Tasmania.

City Mission - Serenity House

Serenity House is a two week drug and alcohol time out service, providing clients with a chance to break the cycle of addiction in a safe, supportinve and drug free environment. Also offers a 24hr place of safety/sobering up service where intoxicated clients on the NW Coast can sober up in a safe, supervised and non-judgemental setting.

City of Burnie Brass Band

The City of Burnie Brass Band is over 100 years old and cater for learners of any age and experience. The band rehearses Tuesday nights and performs at many functions throughout the year including competitions and council-run events. An instrument and uniform are supplied.

City of Burnie Cycling Club

Is a friendly, family orientated club interested in promoting track, road and mountain bike cycling. Cycling skills and safety are taught in a supportive environment. The club is located at West Park, Burnie where during the Summer months, track events take place on Wednesday evenings. People of all ages and cycling abilities are welcome.

City of Burnie Lions Club

Service club meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. We a just a group of ordinary likeminded individuals who like working together to make our world a bit brighter. If you are interested in making new friends and working together, a little bit or a lot, whatever you can give, we would like to hear from you.


Citylink Inc acts on behalf of retailers and businesses in Burnie in promoting the City as a vibrant and attractive place to conduct business. The voluntary Board, comprised of local business owners, meets on the first Monday of each month and conducts promotional activities, lobbies all tiers of Government and addresses issues related to business activity in Burnie.

Clay Target Club Inc

Is a family friendly clay target club located adjacent to the Bass Highway in Burnie. It is situated at Round Hill and has two DTL ranges and one Skeet range, all ranges have lights for night competition. One of the DTL traps can be lowered to cater for Ball trap discipline. The club holds competition on the second Saturday of the month and opens its ranges for practice on Wednesday starting at 4.30pm.

Coastal Family Day Care Scheme

Professional early childhood education and care in a fun, family environment - nurturing your child's development. Personalised service for babies and children up to 12yrs of age - 24 hours a day, seven days a week with affordable hourly rates. The best care.....when you cant be there.

Coastal Senior Cycling Club

The Coastal Senior Cycling Club is open to riders 25yrs or over. The club caters for cyclists with a wide range of abilities and personal goals. The average distance of a cycle race is 25km.


Combined Churches of Burnie

This group meets monthly and is represented by members of all the Christian Churches in Burnie. It organises and co-ordinates events which involve all the churches of Burnie.

Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre

Communities for Children

Community Exchange Network Tasmania (CENTs)

The Community Exchange Network Tasmania (CENTs) is a volunteer run community exchange network operating throughout Tasmania where people trade their goods, services and skills with one another without money. Our Burnie sub-branch allows our members to trade, gift, swap, hire, barter, buy and sell all without money.

Country Women's Association of Burnie

Has a strong tradition in crafts and home management. Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6.30pm.

Cradle Coast Orchestra

Cradle Coast Orchestra exists to provide community musicians, aged 12 upwards with the opportunity to play 'classical' repertoire in an ensemble. Repertoire includes orchestral arrangements around Grade 3/4 level along with some strings only pieces. Boundless vacancies for string players, other instrumentalists always welcome.

Cradle Coast Outrigger Canoe Club (CCOCC)

CCOCC is a sporting club open to anyone over 10 years of age. Training runs all year round at both South Burnie and Somerset. The club has canoes catering from six persons to one and two man types. All equipment including lifejacket are avaliable to new paddlers.


Is a Christian fellowship sharing with people with disabilities. Through its five branches across the State, Crossroads encourages spiritual, emotional, educational and social growth. Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month.

Cystic Fibrosis Tasmania Inc

Cystic Fibrosis Tasmania (CFT) was established in 1995 to support and assist Tasmanian people affected by CF. Currently we have ten Board of Directors who all operate on a volunteer basis only and CFT offers its services to around 100 member families. No government funding is provided and we rely heavily on the generostity of others to help us keep providing the services we offer.

Darwin Football Association Inc

The Darwin Football Association Inc recently celebrated its 60 Anniversary of Country Football. Current roster has eight teams - South Burnie, Cuprona, Ridgley, Natone, Somerset, Yeoman, Yolla and Queenstown.

Diabetes Centre

The diabetes centre provides management, education and support for adults and children with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. The centre includes a multidisciplinary team which consists of endocrinologist, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educators, Dietitians, Psychologist and Podiatrist. We also provide care and management for patients with insulin pumps, diabetes in pregnancy, high risk foot ulcer clinics and pre-operatively and as inpatients.

Diabetes Support Group

The support group is for people with diabetes and their partners/carers. It provides an informal forum for gaining new knowledge about diabetes and caring for diabetes. The focus is for adults with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes.

Early Childhood Intervention Services

Early Intervention Services support children and their families with a disability or developmental delay from birth to school entry.

Embroiders Guild of Tasmania - Burnie Branch

We meet at the Romaine Christian Centre in Blackwood Parade. Membership is open to all people interested in embroidery.

Emu Bay Lions Club

Lions club members are men and women who strive to make a difference in their local community as well as in communities worldwide. Their volunteer efforts go beyond the support of vision care, to addressing unmet health and education needs worldwide.

Emu Bay Probus Club

To provide regular meetings for retirees or semi-retired professional or business people to meet other people with similar interest and to provide speakers and discussion on topical subjects. The club shall be non-political, non-sectarian and not a fund-raising body.

Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden

We are a non-profit community organisation building and running a multiple award winning rhododendron garden. Offers walking tracks, lakes, bridges and many other unique design features, as well as a resident platypus, echidna and diverse bird life. Our tea room is always a welcome and restful diversion for visitors and is open 7 days/week from 9am to 4pm (except Christmas Day and Good Friday) and closed during June and July. Garden opening times: 9am to 5pm every day (except Christmas Day and Good Friday).


The Emusicians is a combined Primary School band consisting of students from the Burnie area. The group is made up of students from grades 3 to 6. Students audition for the programme at the end of each year and once they are included in the programme they are provided with a wind instrument or guitar or drums. The students are tutored by a highly trained team.

Family Based Care Association (NW)

A community based organisation committed to providing individual support for people with a disability, the frail aged, and their carers in a manner which respects and responds to the changing needs of clients.

Family History Society - Burnie Branch

To promote the study and research of the science of genealogy and family history through education, preservation and transcribing of relevant records and the writing and publishing of appropriate literature. To provide as a public service, reference libraries and associated learning opportunities. We have an extensive collection of books, CD’s and microfiche. Free access to internet and

Family Planning Tasmania - North West

Provide bulk billing sexual health clinics in Burnie where you can discuss contraception, pregnancy, STI testing and any other issues you may be concerned with. Also provide high quality sexual health and relationships educational services for students and professionals throughout the State.

Fellowship of Australian Writers - NW Branch

A group dedicated in assisting, encouraging and fostering emerging writers.

Fernpark Pony and Riding Club

Filipino Cultural Dance Group/Mariposa

Mariposa is a non-profit organisation. Our goal is to showcase the Filipino culture, bridging the gap and promoting better understanding.

Friends of Burnie Penguins

A free interpretative guided experience to visitors to the Burnie Little Penguin colony. You will have an opportunity for an intimate view into the seasonal life of penguin families. The colony is located along the foreshore in Burnie, a very short distance from the city centre. The viewing area is level with wheelchair access and is child friendly.

Friends of Burnie Regional Art Gallery

Friends of Fernglade

Friends of Fernglade is a group assisting Burnie City Council and Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife Service in the management of Fernglade Reserve and its wildlife. We are involved in data collection of wildlife and plants and monitoring water quality, weeds and visitor use. We also assist tourists and locals with wildlife viewing.

Friends of the Burnie Regional Museum

The Friend's group supports the work of the Museum through helping with the organisation of public programs and events, fund raising and volunteering. It promotes the importance of the Museum in the community and supports the staff there by providing relevant skills, knowledge, expertise and assistance in a voluntary capacity.

Good Neighbour Council - Drop in Centre

Guardian Nutrition

Dietitian services in Burnie, Somerset, Cooee and Wynyard. Bulk billing and pensioner rates for eligible patients.

Handweavers, Spinners and Dyers Guild Burnie

Aims to bring together everyone who practices textile and fibre crafts for their mutual benefit, for the advancement of their crafts and discussions, demonstrations and exhibition.

Hatters to Go

For women, finding meaning and purpose in their lives is both the most important and at times the most difficult endeavor we pursue. Whenever possible one should enjoy the journey and have fun doing it. With over 370 groups around the states there is ample opportunity for ladies to tap into individual group adventures, or to participate in many multi-chapter gatherings.

Havenview Primary School

Headway North West

Hellyer College

Is one of eight government senior secondary colleges in Tasmania. Provides academic and vocational programs for year 11 and 12 students and shares a campus with the Tasmanian Polytechnic. Hellyer is the home college for students exiting Burnie High, Parklands High, Penguin High, Wynyard High, Yolla District High, Smithton High, Mountain Heights, Rosebery District High and also accepts students from other non-government schools. The College offers a range of subject and courses that will allow any student to reach their potential. The College has a very strong student support program, a range of extra-curricula opportunities and strong links with business and industry.

Hellyer Community Choir

Hellyer Community Choir is a group of people who enjoy singing mostly sacred classical music. They meet every Monday evening at 7.30 pm in the Uniting Church, Mount St Burnie, Tasmania. They work towards presenting three or four performances each year.

Highclere Community Centre

Hospice Care Association of NW Tas

We provide volunteer support to those living with a 'life limiting illness' through short term in-home respite, so carers can have time out. Assistance is provided with transport to medical appointments. We can also visit should the client be in a nursing home or hospital.


Hospice @HOME is a multi-disciplinary approach to in home end of life services, provided by The District Nurses. Our services are delivered through a mix of face to face visits by relevant healthcare professionals, 24/7 telephone support and eHealth initiatives.

It is delivered statewide and hospice@HOME co-ordinates with the current service providers to provide a wrap-around package of care.

Huntingtons Tasmania

Ladies Probus Club of Burnie

Meet the first Monday of each month at the South Burnie Bowls Club.

Life Without Barriers

Life Without Barriers is a not-for-profit organisation working in more than 250 communities across Australia and New Zealand to support more than 5,500 people to live their best life possible. They are one of the largest providers of social services in Australia. Their focus on the North West is to ensure every child and young person has the right to reach their potential. When a child or young person cannot live at home Life Without Barriers provides safe and stable homes through their Out Of Home Care services.

Foster Care: Foster care services are provided to children and young people aged from birth to 17 years of age who are unable to live with their own families.The care is provided by people in the community within their own home on a short or long-term basis.

Specialised or therapeutic foster care is provided to children with high and/or complex needs such as disabilities, developmental delays or learning difficulties, or complex and challenging behaviours.

Respite Care: Respite carers provide short-term care for children and young people when their foster carer needs a break. It is usually planned in advance but can, on occasion, be required immediately. Respite also provides children and young people with opportunities to develop further skills and build their support network.

Stephen Owen – Program Coordinator 0459 836 955
Kylie Gibbs – Care Coordinator 0475 826 224

Lifeline NW Tasmania

Lilium Society North West Tasmania

Was formed in 1981 and is now the longest serving Lilium group in Tasmania. We stage two Lilium Shows each year – one at Burnie and the other at Latrobe. The NW Coast is ideally suited to the growing of a broad range of lilies and members of our Lilium Society are able to enjoy their lilies to the full.

Lobster Ponds

Is a tourist and educational destination providing information about the endangered and threatened freshwater lobster. You will have a guided tour of the ponds which is set in amongst Tasmania’s trees. We have a café for light refreshments overlooking the beautiful Flowerdale hills and valleys

Loxley Archers

A traditional Archery Club that teaches Longbow, Horsebow, Barebow Recurve and use wooden or aluminium arrows fletched with feathers. Our regular shooting targets consist of popinjays (birds up on a pole),wands, targets with knockout sections. Our focus is on family fun and our members love the fact that they are honing their skills whilst having fun. For special club events/tournaments we attend in medieval style clothing, bring along a medieval dish to share for lunch and have a relaxing fun day. We mainly shoot the second and fourth Saturday of the month at 1pm but do run tournaments at other times during the year.

Lungs in Poor Shape

Lutheran Church

To teach and preach the gospel of Christ and to care for people's spritual and (where possible) their physical wellbeing.

Make-A-Wish Burnie Branch

Make A Wish volunteers grant wishes to children under the age of 18 with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

Marist Regional College

A co-educational Catholic School that promotes a dynamis, diverse and challenging curriculum for over 800 students from years 7-12. Enrolment is open to all families who support our aims and ethos. Our goal is to provide students with an environmentl in which they feel welcome and secure and where they grow with confidence and purpose.

McKenna Park Regional Hockey Complex

McKenna Park Regional Hockey Complex Inc caters for hockey on turf and cricket on grass grounds. We also cater for training sessions, weddings, birthdays etc. We have a fully licensed bar with capable and experience bar staff.

Montello Primary School

Mothers of Pre-Schoolers (MOPS)

MOPS gets mums. We understand the unique needs, challenges and joys in this vital season of early mothering. At MOPS every mum is welcomed, accepted and challenged to reach her potential and recognise her influence with her family and her world. A MOPS group is a dynamic, inviting environment where women can come just as they are to build friendships, be encouraged and gain practical parenting strategies, while children are lovingly care for in a MOPPETS program.

MRS Corporate Pty Ltd

Multicap Tasmania

Provides specialised services to people living with disability on the North West and Northern regions of Tasmania. Client directed services includes: Centre based day activities; community access; respite services; in-home support services; supported accommodation; tenancy support and broadband for seniors.

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Tasmania

The MS Society of Tasmania provides a range of services to people affected by Multiple Sclerosis, including counselling, case management, immunotherapy and clinical support as well as information and education.

National Hearing Care

We provide FREE hearing checks. Our mission is to improve the hearing of people through personalised solutions and exceptional client care. National Hearing Care has one of the most extensive Australia-wide networks of clinics with over 190 clinics located throughout metropolitan and regional Australia. Our clinics are conveniently located to ensure ease of access for our clients.

National Trust of Australia (NW Region)

Natone Cricket Club

Natone Cricket club is a family friendly club playing from the Wivenhoe Recreation ground and is a successful club that always strives to play in the finals in each grade every year.

Natone District Neighbourhood Watch

Natone Football Club

Natone Hall

Natone Primary School

Located 20 minutes from the Burnie CBD. We provide a high quality learning environment for all students based on the National Curriculum. Our school is also home to a wetlands area that is visited by many schools along the North West Coast. "Sowing the Seeds for Success".

Naval Association of Australia (Burnie/Wynyard) Sub Section

North West Athletics Club

North West Bird Club Inc Tasmania

Our members participate in a variety of activities including bus trips and bird shows. Our annual dinner is one of the highlights and we also enjoy a variety of guest speakers during the year. Visitors and newcomers to our hobby are welcome to attend our meetings and share some unique experiences.

North West Car Club

Is a CAMS affiliated club based in Burnie, we have around 120 members and conduct a variety of motorsport and social events in the region each year. The club’s aim is to provide safe, fun and competitive events to suit all motorsport enthusiasts. The club encourages membership from men, women and juniors, all are welcome to join. Advice and support is freely available to get you started, whether you join as a driver, navigator and/or official.

North West Community Legal Centre

Is a member of the National Association of Community Legal Centres. We are a free one off advice and referral legal service to resident on the North West Coast of Tasmania. Outreach to Burnie, Smithton and West Coast. Provide community legal education to colleges and organisations upon request.

North West Country Music Club Inc

We meet the third Sunday of every month at the Burnie Senior Citizens club in Jones Street. A hot meal is served between noon and 1pm followed by four hours of live country music.

North West Darts League Inc

Held at the Top of the Town Hotel Motel.

North West Fly Tyers Club of Tasmania

The club meets every second Monday at McKenna Park. Meetings are an informal gathering to learn about and share the skills of tying flies.

North West Inclusion Support Agency

North West Ladies Darts Association

North West Model Engineering Society - Minature Railway

On site club tracks 7¼", 5" & 3½". Visitors welcome. Running days 1st & 3rd Sundays each month.

North West Regional Hospital Burnie Auxilary

North West Tasmanian Lilium Society

North West Video Camera Club

North West Walking Club (NWWC)

Offers various bushwalks from day walks through to overnight and extended trips. Meetings are held at the Ulverstone High School the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. New members are always welcome. It is a great way to see our Tasmanian wilderness.

North Western Canary Association

North Western Kart Club

Northwest Motorcycle Riders Association Tasmania

Oakleigh Accommodation Service

One Care - Umina Park

Aged care facility offering high and low care including respite care. Located among gardens, we have a choice of residential accommodation in a peaceful, leafy area of Burnie. You will enjoy excellent on-site catering each day and our sunny dining and lounge areas are ideal places to relax and enjoy a chat with friends. Amenities include a hair salon, library and chapel and extensive health services. Each day you can choose from a program of individual and group activities or just soak up the warm hospitable atmosphere and enjoy connecting with your fellow residents.

Parenting Centre/Child Development Unit

Provides support, information and assistance with parenting of children 0-5 years. Professional staff can help with development, postnatal depression, child development, behaviour, sleep and settling, family relationships and sibling rivalry. Home visits can be arranged. This is a free service.

Parklands High School

Is a public high school with grades 7 to 10. Parklands High has a vision centered around a set of four core values which aim to make a difference everyday for everybody.

PCYC - Burnie

Located at The Boulevard, Terrylands Street Hillcrest.

The Burnie PCYC delivers: A safe environment; Positive relationships between young people, the community and police; Community Outcomes; Crime prevention; Education & life skills; Quality programs - recreational, cultural, vocational; Value for Money; Club programs subsidised by club income; Low costs of program delivery = low cost to participate; Large area of influence (Launceston Smithton Queenstown).

Petanque Burnie

Petanque is both a fun social activity and a competitive sport. It can be played in the backyard, a park and competitively up to world championship level. It is a game for everyone, where grandparents and children can play on equal terms as neither age, gender or mobility matter.

Playgroup Tasmania

Playgroup is an informal session where parents, carers, children and babies meet in a relaxed environment. Playgroups are run by parents and carers, with children choosing from a range of activities set up to meet their varying needs. All children benefit from developing sensory, social and communication skills through activities at playgroup. Support and Development Officer NW and West Coast: Janine Morris - Phone: 0428 633 214;
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Office opening hours: Monday - Wednesday 9.30am to 2.30pm
During school terms only.

Probus Club of Burnie

This club is for retired and semi-retired men. It is not a service club but purely a social club, non-fundraising, non political and non sectarian. The emphasis is on friendship, fun and fellowship. There are monthly meetings with guest speakers and visits to interesting places.

Professional Cross Country Club of Tas

Weekly running races held on Sunday's from March to September. More details are available on website.

Progressive Fighting Arts

Progressive Fighting Arts offer a comprehensive curriculum - whether you are interested in our senior self-defence class, Mixed Martial Arts, kid’s karate or health and fitness classes. PFA aims to be the catalyst that unites and inspires our local community to be fitter and healthier.

Relaxed Thursday Afternoons Program

Ridgley & District Community Centre

Ridgley Cricket Club

Ridgley District Bowls Club

Ridgley Football Club

Riding for the Disabled - North West

Provides horse riding for disabled children or adults (weight limits apply) one day a week. Outdoor riding area (fenced) shelter and seating available.

Roland Children's Services

The provision of services to young people in need or at risk.

Romaine Christian Centre

A contemporary Church where all are welcome. Meets are 10am every Sunday.
Youth group and Home Groups available also.

Romaine Park Christian Centre

A friendly, contemporary Church where all are welcome. Our Worship Service is held at 10am every Sunday with Kids Church.

We also run various programs, Youth groups, Home Groups and MOPS through the week.

Romaine Park Primary School

Caters for students from Kindergarten to Grade Six providing a variety of educational programs enhancing students learning while promoting core values. Our Launching into Learning Program delivers free activities for children from birth to 4yrs. We offer an Outside of School Hours Care Program from 2.45pm to 6pm.

Rotary Club of Burnie

Fosters club innovation and flexibility, encourages participation in a variety of service activities, promotes membership and diversity and develops leaders.

Royal Guide Dogs Association of Tasmania

Provide high quality services to international standard, which will increase the independence and quality of life for blind and vision impaired people and assist them to achieve their full potential within the community.

Salvation Army - Burnie Corps

School of Special Education North West

Scouts Australia, Hellyer District

Shinelite Christian Church

Society for Multiply Disabled People of Tas

Soroptimist International Burnie

Is a worldwide organisation for women in/or retired from a profession working through service projects to advance human rights and the status of women. Meetings are held meeting every forth Monday.

South Burnie Bowls Club

Situated at 2 Hale Street, South Burnie. Caters for bowlers of all levels with teams playing in Coastal Pennant competition throughout the Summer Season with Thursday, Saturday and Midweek events. Social bowls is also available all year round, weather permitting, on Wednesday afternoon and during the Winter on Saturday morning as well.

Parkside 'Bowls for Life' (aka Barefoot Bowls) runs between October and March each year and teams of all ages and abilities are nominated by businesses, sporting groups or friends to participate on Wednesday evenings for friendly competition and good prizes. The Bowls Australia 'Jack Attack' bringing bowls to kids initiative - has proven popular with both primary and secondary school aged children. Check out our Facebook page. Contact the club's Publicity Officer on 0417 331 790 for more details.

South Burnie Football Club

Provides a recreational game of Australian Rules Football to individuals in the 15+ to adult age group. We are based at the Wivenhoe Recreation Ground and compete in the Darwin Football Association.

South Burnie Hockey Club

South Burnie Hockey Club comprises of men's, women's and junior teams. We pride ourselves in providing players of all levels a fair go and the opportunity to play. Many senior players have come through our development programs and have been Tasmanian State Representatives along the way.

St Vincent De Paul Society (Tas) Inc

Assists people in need by way of material goods and household items: retail shops generate needed funds to help welfare programs in the community.

State Emergency Service Unit

Stella Maris Catholic Primary School

As a Mercy school, Stella Maris embraces the challenge to empower young people to play a vital role in the world of the future. The Mercy mission demands a particular commitment to the life of Jesus Christ. As upholders of this mission, we as educators are called upon to find new and creative ways in which to meet the challenges of today's complex society, and where academic excellence, acceptable behaviour and full student participation are fostered within a community.

Stowport Cricket Club

Currently has four teams in the Burnie Cricket League with a major focus in Junior Development in our Colts side. We welcome any new players and families.

Stowport Hall

Stringalong Club

A State School group string teaching programme operating in Havenview, Romaine Park and Montello Primary Schools and Parklands High School. Students receive weekly tuition in school time and have the opportunity to be involved in a combined Stringalong Together after school at Parklands High School. Co-ordinator Lynne Price.

Tasmania Canoe Club

Emphasis is placed on the discipline of down river racing as many of the younger members of the club have chosen and excelled in this area.

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre

Legal services for Aboriginal people. Aboriginal health services including: Aboriginal health workers, doctor, women and children's clinics, Aboriginal counsellor, Aged care program, Youth programs, extensive family programs, cultural activities and community groups/activities.

Tasmanian Beekeepers Association NW

Tasmanian Bonsai Society

We teach the basic art of starting a bonsai through to the finer points of styling and care. Visitors welcome.

Tasmanian Deaf Society Inc

Tasdeaf is a community service organisation that provides services and education for Deaf and hard of hearing Tasmanians and their families. Tasdeaf also provides services for the broader Tasmanian community, to promote better understanding of hearing loss and to ensure that our community is equitable and inclusive.

Tasmanian Endurance Riders Club

Tasmanian Family History Society - Burnie Branch

To promote the study and research of the science of genealogy and family history through education, preservation and transcribing of relevant records and the writing and publishing of appropriate literature. To provide as a public service, reference libraries and associated learning opportunities. We have an extensive collection of books, CD’s and microfiche. Free access to internet and

Tasmanian Sudden Infant Death Society

Providers of Sleep My Baby Safely' campaign. Education in ways to reduce the risks of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Sleeping Accidents. Provision and referral of quality services for families and carers that reduce the impact of the sudden death of an infant or young child.

Temple of the Pentagon

Open to any denomination . If you have a spiritual belief, looking to connect with your own truth then join us Wednesday nights 6-8pm meditation/ healing circles and motivational talks. Bookings essential inbox The Lady on Facebook - Witch in the purple house - Delaila 4pm Tuesday.

TFK Ju Jitsu

Established in Burnie in 1984 and joined the Tasmanian Martial Arts Council in 1989. TFK Ju Jitsu uses techniques from Karate and Ju Jitsu as well as techniques from other martial art styles to enhance students self defence capabilities. Beginners are welcome at anytime. TFK Ju JItsu caters for ages 13 years and above. Self Defence classes and Private lessons available

Burnie Seniors Class: (13yrs+) at PCYC Terrylands, Burnie
Wednesday: 7pm to 8.30pm

Please ring for details.

The Fairy Godmothers Inc

Fully registered not for profit organisation. Our main aim is to assist children with disabilities, special needs and medical conditions within Tasmania. We assist by purchasing resources and equipment not covered by any funding. We hold many fundraising activities, all operated by our volunteers. We are always in need of more volunteers and help. The Fairy Godmothers hold markets 3-4 times a year with over 40 stall holders. We also operate children's ride on Zoo Riders, which are available for public functions and also for hire for private functions.

The Harmony Singers

The Harmony Singers is a group of ladies of all ages who practise weekly. One main concert is held every year and are available to entertain on request for groups and organisations. We are a group of friendship and fellowship that love to sing and entertain.

Timber Communities Australia

Trefoil Guild Tasmania - Burnie Branch

An organisation involving women who have been in the Guiding movement as Leaders and Supporters and wish to continue to have contact and input in Guiding. Meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of each month.


Australian Navy Cadets, Wivenhoe Beach

Umina Park Auxiliary

Uniting Church - Burnie Parish

Upper Burnie Hall

Veteran Car Club of Australia (Tas) Inc

Motoring club catering for vehicles over 30 years old. Is a group of people of all ages and from all walks of life who share a common interest in preserving old motor vehicles. In fact not just preserving, but restoring, maintaining and driving – and talking incessantly about them.

Vietnam Veterans Association

Proudly supports all Servicemen and Women deployed on active service throughout the world. We provide advocacy support and information on: aged care, bereavement payments, funeral benefits, disability payments, education and support. Meetings are held once a month and people are welcome to join at any time.

War Widows Guild

West Park Neighbourhood Watch

West Ridgley Community Centre

West Ridgley Cricket Club

Western Division Badminton Association

Western Division Badminton Association is where you can play badminton of a night. We hold Winter and Summer rosters on a Wednesday nights throughout the year, usually commencing in April. Our practice nights run from early February until the roster starts. Junior badminton is also played with practice commencing at 6.30pm every Wednesday night.

Wildlife Care Emergency Response

Wildlife Care Emergency Response for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife in the Burnie Region. Experienced Wildlife Carer and Co-ordinator of Cooee to Camdale Coastcare.

Women's Badminton Club

Casual clothing, non-marking sandshoes and a racquet are required. Racquets can be supplied. Held every Tuesday morning from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

World Ship Society Burnie Branch

Yeoman Football Club

Youth Alcohol and Drug Services

Zodiacs Gymnastics Club

We are a non-for-profit club that believes gymnastics is the basis for all sports. It teaches fundamental movements in a way that no other sport can. We seek to have positive influence on self esteem in a fun safe environment. We aim to provide facilities and programs that meet physical, cultural and social needs of the local community. We cater for variety of ages and abilities - boys and girls. We are affiliated with Gymnastics Tasmania and Australia. Our coaches are accredited. Come and see for yourself.