News

Council welcomes security of Autism funding

Burnie City Council has welcomed Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s announcement regarding the extension of funding for the Burnie Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre (ASELCC).

Youth Makers' Market

As part of National Youth Week, Burnie's Youth Makers' Market is on again and we would love YOU to participate!!

When: Saturday, 18 April 2015

Where: Marine Terrace Plaza

Time: 11.00am - 3.00pm

Contact: Katie Smith - 6430 5700

Burnie thrilled with funding win to tackle worklessness

Burnie has been announced as the successful community to receive up to $1 million of support to tackle worklessness.

Memorial plans revealed for 100th anniversary of Gallipoli landings

Burnie City Council has revealed plans of two memorial walls to be constructed at the Burnie cenotaph to mark the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings, commemorated on 25 April (ANZAC Day).

Burnie Australia Day award recipients announced

As part of the annual Burnie Australia Day Ceremony, outstanding local community members and groups are presented the prestigious Burnie Australia Day Awards.

Himalayan Cedar tree removal

Last year, Council was advised of some concerns related to a large Himalayan Cedar tree on Mount Street. Concerns included branches overhanging the roadway, ongoing debris with branches falling onto the footpath and neighbouring properties, and damage to adjacent property fences and infrastructure.

Burnie Children Services transferred to local provider

Burnie City Council can confirm the transfer of Burnie Children Services to local provider Discovery Early Learning Centres after undergoing an expression of interest process.

Burnie shortlisted for funding to focus on unemployment

Burnie City Council has been shortlisted for funding to help with Burnie’s unemployment issues.

Liberty Swing complete

A key is needed to access the Liberty Swing.The Liberty Swing key provides access to all Liberty Swings throughout Australia. Council encourages families to have a permanent key, so that they can enjoy the swing at all times. Council provides a free key to families.

Heads of agreement released

Burnie City Council has welcomed the release of the Heads of Agreement between Council and the University of Tasmania, which covers a proposed $8 million project at West Park.