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The West Coast is the gateway to Tasmania's wilderness. Coastal populations include Strahan, situated on Macquarie Harbour, and the picturesque shack sites of Granville Harbour and Trial Harbour. The inland population centres of Queenstown, Zeehan, Tullah and Rosebery and the small historic townships of Gormanston and Linda are all within a short distance from magnificent lakes, rivers, rainforests, dunes and historic sites.

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Granville Harbour Wind Farm Transports

25 September 2019

Deliveries begin Monday 30 September and will take around six months to complete. Oversize items will be transported 3am and 11am, 6 days of the week. No deliveries on Sundays or Public Holidays.

Draft Cat Management Amendment Bill 2019

4 September 2019

The Tasmanian Government is committed to providing opportunities for community involvement in the development of Government policy and we are seeking your input on the draft Cat Management Amendment Bill 2019.

West Coast Workshop Series

28 August 2019

If you want to learn management skills then these are the workshops for you! Council and TCCI present five workshops designed to hone your management, HR, business and marketing skills.

West Coast Made Program

27 August 2019

Are you a business that wants to access the West Coast Brand? This brand was developed to showcase the West Coast as a place to live, work, do business and visit. You can use the brand for your business just Apply here!

Three New Australians for the West Coast!

22 August 2019

On 20 August 2019 the Deputy Mayor officiated three Australian Citizenship ceremonies.


As part of Councils 2019-2020 Capital Works Program, stormwater works will commence in Hurst Street Zeehan , opposite Zeehan Bush Camp on Tuesday 24th September, works are expected to take 2-3 weeks to complete weather permitting.
Please adhere to the traffic management that will be in place during this time for the safety of staff and public.
Any queries contact Councils Operations Department on 64714700.

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