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Colony 47 Recognised for Volunteer Management

Colony 47 has received another prestigious award from the Hobart City Council at the annual City of Hobart Volunteer Recognition Awards night held Wednesday 20 May. Colony 47 is very proud to have received the award for Best Practice in

Posted in News & Media, Volunteer

Youth Homelessness Matters Day 2015

Colony 47 got out and about to spread the message that youth homelessness matters as part of the ever growing, annual Youth Homelessness Matters Day 2015. The first and most common way young people experience homelessness is couch surfing. Tasmanian

Posted in Employment, Fundraising, Housing and Homlessness, News & Media, Reconnect, Volunteer

2014 Colony 47 Christmas Lunch wrap up!

                        The 2014 Colony 47 Christmas Lunch was supported by more businesses, individuals, families and community than ever before. Businesses such as Hydro Tasmania, Goodstart Early Learning Centres, Pharmacy Guild

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Thank you to our generous community of supporters.

The 2015 Colony 47 Christmas Lunch was supported by more businesses, individuals, families, and community than ever before. Thank you to everyone who made the Community Christmas Lunch a huge success. We had the highest number of guests ever, a band

Posted in Fundraising, News & Media, Uncategorized, Volunteer

Community, volunteers and cheer

The Colony 47 Community Christmas Lunch has been an inspiring Hobart event for 40 years. Over time, the venue, the lunch, the guests, the volunteers and supporters have all changed significantly but what has not changed is the community spirit

Posted in News & Media, Volunteer