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Seniors Social and Support Groups Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Groups for Seniors ARPA Over 50s Association is a national, self help, not for profit organisation, with the aim of enhancing the lifestyle of older people. Bonzer! – The Online, Monthly Journal by, for and about Wise Elders. Independent Living Centre (ILC) Tasmania Launceston Branch of the National Seniors Association Launceston Computer Group Seniors Launceston… Read More

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Womens Social and Support Groups Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Women’s Groups Babymum Australia based in Launceston Tasmania, provides accommodation, support, outreach and education programs for pregnant and first time mums under the age of 21. Country Women’s Association of Tasmania  was established in 1936. The CWA has a strong tradition in crafts and home management. National Coalition of Jewish Women Tasmanian Women in… Read More

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Writing and Literature Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Writing and Literature Children’s Book Council of Australia – Tasmanian Branch Friends of Chauncy Vale. Chauncy Vale was once the home of Tasmania children’s writer, Nan Chauncy. Nan Chauncy used Browns Cave at Chauncy Vale as the inspiration for the setting of her famous childrens novel They Found a Cave – a story about… Read More

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Support Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Support Groups in Hobart & Tasmania Volunteers are always needed and it is a quick way to make friends and learn new skills.  See also community groups.. Cancer Council Tasmania Lifeline Hobart Motor Neurone Disease Association Tasmania aims to assist people living with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) and their carers by providing useful and informative… Read More

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Social Groups in Hobart Tasmania Australia

Volunteer Groups in Hobart Volunteers are always needed and it is a quick way to make friends and learn new skills.  See also community groups. Amnesty International – Volunteer in Tasmania. Cancer Council Tasmania – Fundraising and other volunteer positions. Edge Radio – A community youth radio station run by volunteers. Guide Dogs Tasmania –… Read More

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Social Groups in Hobart Tasmania

Tasmanian Social Groups Chat and Choose – Social and craft club run by the Devonport Baptist Church. 10.00am to 12.00pm, Thursday mornings, during school terms. Vision House, 125 William St, Devonport. Tasmanian Communities Online – Edith Creek page of social groups Friends of Tasmania – A group made up of singles and couples and people with or… Read More

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Performing Arts Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Performing Arts, Music and Drama Derwent Valley Concert Band Inc Glenorchy City Concert Brass Hobart Harmony – Women’s a cappella barbershop chorus. Hobart Old Time String Band a community band of more than 20 musicians who share a passion for acoustic old time music. Loose Canon Chamber Singers: a vocal ensemble based in Hobart… Read More

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Science Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Science Groups and Links in Hobart and Tasmania Astronomical Society of Tasmania – The group was founded in 1934 for  those who share an interest in all aspects of astronomy and its related sciences. The Society has nearly a hundred members from all walks of life from throughout the state; the largest group of members… Read More

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Multicultural groups in Hobart

Multicultural Groups in Hobart AfricanOz – An online resource for people of African heritage or those who have an interest in Africa. Australian American Association Australian Lebanese Historical Society – Aims to encourage scholarship in the history of Lebanese settlement in Australia by research, publications and regular events and meetings for members. Estonian Archives in… Read More

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History Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Genealogy and Local History Groups in Tasmania Archives Office of Tasmania Australian Railway Historical Society Tasmanian Division Bruny Island History Cascades Female Factory Historic Site – See Female Factory Research Group – Provides information on the experiences of convict women and their children in Van Diemen’s Land. George Town Online Access Area – See Community… Read More

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Lawn Bowls Tasmania Australia

Lawn Bowls Associations Bowls Tasmania Bowling Clubs in Hobart, Tasmania Claremont Bowls Club Derwent City Bowls Club Howrah Bowls Club Rosny Park Bowls Club Sandy Bay Bowls Club… Read More

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Model Engineers and Trains in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Aero Modelling and Model Engineering Clubs Tasmania Boulder Creek Tramway: Miniature Railway / Model engineering group: The Boulder Creek Tramway is a 7 1/4″ (184mm) gauge miniature bush railway that is currently under construction by a small group of model engineers at Howden, approximately 15 minutes south of Hobart in Tasmania. The completed railway will… Read More

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Food and Wine Groups in Hobart and Tasmania, Australia

Food and Wine Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Fruit Winemakers Tasmania – An organization dedicated to the furthering of the craft of making wine from non-grape sources.  They meet on the first Tuesday night of each month in Hobart and include both amateurs and professionals. Hobart Wine & Food Society – A club that holds… Read More

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Games Clubs in Tasmania Australia

Games in Hobart and Tasmania Hobart Games Society – Playing strategy tabletop games every weekend at locations around Hobart. Check out our website or find us on Facebook for more information. First visit is free, and all ages are welcome. North West Junior Chess Club – West Ulverstone kids chess group. Realm of Gaming Forum… Read More

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Environmental Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Environmental Groups and Links in Hobart and Tasmania Cleanbiz – A state government program aiming to increase the efficient use of resources by business. Conservation Volunteers: Conservation Volunteers engages people with their natural environment and other like minded people from local community members to international vistors. Eat Well – Community Gardening Network – The Tasmanian… Read More

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Fishing in Hobart Tasmania Australia

Fishing Clubs in Hobart and Tasmania Clarence Licensed Anglers Club Corralinn Fly Fishing & Casting Organisation Department of Primary Industries – Fisheries – contains essential information on safety, bag and size limits, and licensing. Freshwater Anglers Council of Tasmania Game Fishing Club of Northern Tasmania Hobart Fly Tyers Club Trout Fishing Tasmania Sea Fishing and… Read More

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Dance Societies and Groups in Hobart Tasmania Australia

Dance Societies and Groups in Hobart DRILL Performance Company ! Based in Tasmania, DRILL works with both emerging professional artists and young local performers to create new and exciting works and is known for its high energy, visually spectacular contemporary dance-theatre projects.   Encore Dance and Musical Theatre School   TasSwing – The Tasmanian swing… Read More

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Car and Auto Clubs in Tasmania Australia

Car and Auto Clubs Hobart and Tasmania FE FC Holden Car Club Ford Performance Vehicles Club of Tasmania The club caters for owners of EB to BA XR6’s, XR6T’s, XR8’s (Sedans, Wagons and Utes), T Series cars (TE50, TL50 & TS50’s), Tickford Fairlane’s, EB & EL GT’s, Pursuit Utes, BA GT’s, GTP’s, F6 Typhoon and… Read More

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Groups for Young People in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Children and Young People (for and about) Girl Guides Tasmania Playgroup Tasmania – Playgroups are an informal environment for babies and children up to five years to interact with one another, set up by their parents and caregivers.  Find a Playgroup association in your local area with the web site. Rural Youth Tasmania – Aims… Read More

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Church Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Tasmanian Religious Groups Almiraj Sufi & Islamic Study Centre Devonport Anglican Parish Grace Christian Church Hobart Baptist Church Hobart Synagogue Launceston Synagogue – St John Street, Launceston Rivercity Christian Church St John’s Anglican Church Tasmanian Baha’i Community Uniting Churches of Kingborough Uniting Church Synod of Victoria and Tasmania Rationalist Rationalist Society of Australia… Read More

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Community Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Community Groups in Tasmania Eat Well – Community Gardening Network – The Tasmanian Community Garden Network is supporting communities to establish and sustain community gardens in Tasmania. For a list of gardens in Tasmania visit the website. Lions District 201t1 (Tasmania)Bothwell  Rotary International District 9830 (Tasmania) Bellerive Central Launceston Deloraine Devonport North Glenorchy Hobart Howrah… Read More

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Pet and Animal Clubs Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Pets, Animals and Animal Welfare Clubs in Hobart and Tasmania Avicultural Society of Southern Tasmania Cat Association of Tasmania German Shepherd Dog Club of Tasmania Hobart Cavy Club Huntingfield Pony and Riding Club Pony Club Association of Tasmania… Read More

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Archives and Records in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Local Archives Archives Office of Tasmania Tasmanian Archives Online University of Tasmania – Archives… Read More

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Art and Craft Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Art and Craft Groups in Hobart and Tasmania The Art Deco & Modernism Society (ADMS) is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of aspects of the Art Deco era such as architecture, landscaping, furniture, industrial design, fashion, graphics, art, jewellery, entertainment and transport. Whether you are renovating, collecting or just love the style, why not… Read More

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Business Groups Hobart and Tasmania Australia

Business Network and Lobby Groups in Hobart and Tasmania Central Coast Chamber of Commerce and Industry Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Tasmanian Government Department of Economic Development – Small business assistance  … Read More

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Victims of Crime Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Victims of Crime 1800RESPECT – National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 – Are you experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence? Seeking to support someone who is? We can help. Phone 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or visit www.1800RESPECT.org.au. For more information about a service in your state or local area download the… Read More

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Watchdogs and Information for Hobart and Tasmania

Watchdogs and Other Sources of Information Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading Hobart Community Legal Service  – Free legal advice and referral. Ombudsman Tasmania – Free independent complaint resolution dealing with the administrative actions of government departments, councils and public authorities… Read More

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Services for Women in Hobart and Tasmania

Women – sources of help in Tasmania Alternatives to Violence Project  The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) is a network of independent not-for-profit grass-roots volunteer groups offering experiential workshops on creative conflict transformation in prisons, schools, and the wider community Australian Women’s Health Network – acts as an advocate, lobbyist and information centre for Australian… Read More

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Services for Children and Young Adults in Hobart and Tasmania

Children and Young Adults Tasmania Australian Children’s Contact Services Association Inc. (ACCSA)  – A non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent/child contact services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision. Babymum Australia based in Launceston Tasmania, provides accommodation, support, outreach and education programs for… Read More

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Help and Support for Parents in Hobart and Tasmania

Parents & Families in Tasmania Anglicare Tasmania  – Services include counselling and family help. Australian Breastfeeding Association (formerly Nursing Mothers’ Association of Australia) Australian Children’s Contact Services Association Inc “ACCSA is a non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent / child contact (‘access’, ‘visitation’) services, provides a network… Read More

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Aged Care Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Seniors’ Sites in Hobart and Tasmania Abbeyfield Housing For Older People The company is committed to the development of community based housing for older people who wish to retain their independence but who enjoy the company and security of others. The company works closely with governments at all levels, with local communities and with communities… Read More

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Support Groups and Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Support Groups – Someone to talk to Anglicare Tasmania – counselling services for the homeless, youth, and parents; as well as marriage and relationship services and help for those that live in rural and remote areas. Rural Financial Counselling Tasmania – free information and support service for the farming community. University of Tasmania Counselling Service… Read More

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Hospitals in Hobart and Tasmania

In an Emergency If you require immediate medical assistance dial 000 See also Emergency and Essential Services Hospitals & Medical Services in Hobart and Tasmania Calvary Healthcare Tasmania A non-profit private hospital with five campuses covering Tasmania. Hobart Private Hospital Launceston General Hospital North-West Regional Hospital Royal Hobart Hospital Health & Medical Information Australian Drug… Read More

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Legal Help and Information in Hobart and Tasmania

Legal Help and Information Tasmania Australian Children’s Contact Services Association Inc “ACCSA is a non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent / child contact (‘access’, ‘visitation’) services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision.” Austlii – Australian Legal Information Institute – Cases & Legislation Crime… Read More

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Services for Men in Hobart and Tasmania

Men’s Support and Information Tasmania Alternatives to Violence Project  The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) is a network of independent not-for-profit grass-roots volunteer groups offering experiential workshops on creative conflict transformation in prisons, schools, and the wider community. Anglicare Tasmania  – Offers a program for men who are experiencing relationship or parenting difficulties or relationship… Read More

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Disability Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Disability Services and Information Tasmania National Disability Services (NDS) is the National Industry Association for Disability Services. ACROD’s membership includes over 550 non-government, non-profit organisations, which collectively operate several thousand services for Australians with all types of disabilities, including intellectual, physical, psychiatric and sensory. NDS’s members are located in every State and Territory in Australia… Read More

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Drug Rehabilitation Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Alcohol and Drugs – Information and Rehabilitation Australian Drug Foundation – A non-government, not-for-profit organisation working to prevent drug problems.   Australian Drug Information Network links to an extensive range of information about alcohol and other drugs.   Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service Victoria, Northern Territory and Tasmania Drug Arm    Drug Education Network… Read More

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Emergency Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Emergency and Essential Services Hobart and Tasmania Police, Fire, Ambulance – In an emergency dial 000 Tasmania Police Australian Federal Police   Crime Stoppers – Phone 1800 333 000 If you need police to attend an address or you need immediate police assistance DO NOT PHONE CRIME STOPPERS. In an emergency dial 000 Tasmanian Ambulance… Read More

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Health Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Health Resources and information Australian Drug Information Network links to an extensive range of information about alcohol and other drugs.     Blue Care provides care to all members of the community regardless of socio-economic, ethnic, religious, or spiritual background. People assisted include older people, younger people with a disability, and others in need within the… Read More

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Crisis Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Financial Help & Crisis Relief in Tasmania Alcoholics Anonymous Australia is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no… Read More

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