THE Bridgewater PCYC has just recently taken possession of its new jumping castle donated by the Vodafone Australia Foundation.
Assistant club superintendent at the Bridgewater PCYC, Andrew Dean said
the castle would add to the wide variety of activities currently on offer.
“The jumping castle is already proving to be a real hit with kids attending the PCYC,” Mr Dean said.
BRIGHTON Football Club has signed Ben Atkin as senior playing coach for two years
Ben has fantastic football experience having played ore than 100 games with the Tassie Devils. A past William Leitch medalist, Ben has won numerous best and fairest awards and more recently was the playing coach at Claremont.
Ben’s vast experience and leadership skills will continue the upward trend of the success at our club, which has been buzzing since the end of the season.
THE process of planning to revitalise the town centre of Brighton is well underway and it is now at a stage where draft plans are being put to the community for input and consultation.
Brighton Council commissioned Tasmanian environmental planning and landscape architecture firm Inspiring Place Pty Ltd to look at ways of improving the general appearance, accessibility, safety and functionality of the Brighton town centre along the Midlands Highway between Elderslie Road in the south and Pontville to the north to coincide with the start of the Brighton bypass.
THE first inspection of the new multi-million dollar Bridgewater and Southern Midlands Learning Federation sites was undertaken at an official ceremony marking the start of the gymnasium for the complex, this month.
At the same event, Council re-signed its partnership with the Tasmanian Government and it was also presented with $1 million worth of government funding for a major street and public space landscaping project for Brighton (see story this page) and Bridgewater. Continue reading “Education leaders”
FIRSTLY may I say thank you to the community of Brighton for giving me the opportunity to again serve you as Mayor of our municipality. After many years as team leader of our council and working with such a brilliant and dedicated staff, it is still very humbling to receive your endorsement to continue in the role of Mayor.
While elections can be a busy time for everyone involved it does give us the time to reflect on some of the major achievements within our municipality and I am proud to have been a leader throughout the culmination of these achievements. Continue reading “Elections provide time for reflection”
IN the two years that Hobart Gymnastics Academy (HGA) has been located in Bridgewater, the club has amended its programs and activities to cater for the local community. HGA is a non-profit community based sporting club specialising in gymnastics and related activities.
As a family-oriented club, HGA provides opportunities for all community members, from children of two years through to mature-age adults, to develop physical, social and team building skills, and to improve self esteem. The club also provides opportunities for teenagers and adults to develop leadership skills. Continue reading “Gymnast classes now suit the whole community”