Monthly Archives: December 2014

Plans for Myrtle House Redevelopment 1990

  A trip to the Derwent Valley today and I spotted this in a shop and couldn’t go past it, so I asked, was it for sale and then how much? Yes please, what a bargain. This is the plan … Continue reading

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Draft Logo’s for Willow Court Tasmania

The possible logo for Willow Court Tasmania was designed by ZefiartĀ of New Norfolk and was created from a joint idea from Cr. James Graham at a past working bee at the front gates of Willow Court and myself. James suggested … Continue reading

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Derwent Valley Community House plans at Willow Court

The Derwent Valley Council have been asked to make a decision about co-locating the Derwent Valley Community House DVCH into the Heritage Precinct at Willow Court at the next meeting, according the the agenda on the DVC website. The plan … Continue reading

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2014 report card and statistics

              We started of this year with a number of questions for the Derwent Valley Council including their lack of communication with their own committees and the public at large. This theme continued in … Continue reading

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Friends of Willow Court on another educational behind the scene tour

Another training and information gathering day last Monday, this time at the Cascades Female Factory. First we had a tour of the site which took over 50 minutes and explored all three yards that have been interpreted. Two further yards … Continue reading

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Tasmanian Parliament Questions asked

A few days ago Kim Booth raised some concerns with the sale of the Royal Derwent Hospital in the Tasmanian Parliament and has asked some very serious questions about people who were involved. It has long been understood that the … Continue reading

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Christmas appeal

This article in “The Examiner” news paper is appealing for donations of gifts for Patients at the Lachlan Park Mental Diseases Hospital so they can receive some of the basics at Christmas time. Calling for gifts from a sympathetic Tasmanian … Continue reading

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