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Function Term:
Tasmanian community
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Function Description:
Non - Government Agencies - This category includes records of groups established to promote, support and provide services to the Tasmanian community at both a State and Local level. Will include tourist and progress associations, animal welfare groups, service groups, school groups, community groups 

May also include records of individuals who have played significant roles in any of these organisations

Agencies Performing Function:
W E L H Crowther Collection (NG50)01 Jan 182531 Dec 1981

Sorell Causeway Company Committee (NG260)12 Feb 1840

Highland and Island Emigration Society (NG386)01 Jan 1850

Walter Woods (NG139)28 Dec 186128 Feb 1939

Bellerive Social Institute (NG1782)11 Sep 186630 Jun 1952

Kennerley Boys' Home (NG3689)01 Feb 1869

Frank Philip Solomon (NG3573)21 Jul 187025 Mar 1950

Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Rspca) (NG647)01 Jan 1872

Edith Alice Waterworth (NG1546)18 Oct 187309 Nov 1955

Arthur Hartley Harry and Family (NG2981)01 Jan 1876

Frank Josias Heyward (Architect) (NG2599)12 May 187601 Jul 1942

Nettlefold Family (NG1684)01 Jan 1877

The Launceston Club (NG3044)16 Jan 1882

Richard Henry Hooper (NG471)30 Sep 188520 Sep 1973

Young Women's Christian Association of Tasmania (NG2021)01 Jan 188931 Dec 2000

Hamilton Cottage Hospital Committee (NG2343)12 Dec 1890

Dudley Ransom and Family (NG3321)21 Dec 189031 Dec 1981

Maxwell Gordon Butcher (NG422)01 Jan 189220 Jun 1977

Tasmanian Tourist Association (NG2480)12 May 189331 Jul 1914

Ernest George Record (NG2969)01 Jan 189925 Sep 1956

Trevor Watkins (NG2528)27 Mar 189925 Aug 1931

F. L. Langford (NG685)01 Jan 190031 Dec 1950

Joan Jacob (Teacher) (NG1731)01 Jan 1900

Ymca Ladies Committee (NG1515)01 Jan 190025 Aug 2000

Wynyard Lighting Committee (NG1886)30 May 1900

Australian Natives Association, Tasmanian Branch (NG236)01 Jan 190131 Dec 1981

Jack Thwaites and Family (NG1155)01 Jan 190231 Dec 1986

Leedham Charles Walker (NG1947)01 Jan 190521 Sep 2001

Walter T Loney (Public Secretary and Accountant) (NG901)01 Jan 191023 Jul 1981

John Gerald Breheny (Jack) (NG3641)17 May 191011 Feb 2009

Phyllis Emily Mcdonald, Oam (NG1819)01 Jan 191131 Dec 1996

Girl Guides Association of Tasmania [Girl Guides Tasmania] (NG542)01 Jun 1911

Bellerive Progress Association (NG890)01 Jan 1912

Lindisfarne Progress Association (NG675)01 Jan 191331 Dec 1914

Smithton Town Hall Committee (NG1145)10 Sep 1913

Hobart Free Kindergarten Association (NG529)01 Jan 191509 May 1957

Broadland House Old Girls Association (NG2728)01 Jan 1915

Huon Municipal Association (NG1062)22 Feb 1915

Old Hobartian Association (NG2082)01 Jun 1915

South Queenstown Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG798)05 Oct 1915

Southern Tasmanian Town Planning and Central Progress Association (NG612)31 Dec 1915

Brighton National Service Committee (NG409)13 Jan 191631 Dec 1919

The Hobart Closed Burial Grounds Committee (NG149)01 May 191631 Dec 1920

Rhyndaston Recreation Ground Committee (NG2203)01 Jan 191731 Dec 1938

Zeehan National Club (NG400)26 Mar 191731 Dec 1925

Marjorie Bligh (NG1355)14 Apr 191724 Sep 2013

Central Fruit Committee (NG1532)01 Jan 191930 Sep 1922

Tasmanian Prohibition League (NG3000)27 Mar 191913 May 1919

William Dominic Nolan (NG3029)18 Apr 191902 Dec 1998

Trustees Burnie Returned Soldiers Memorial Hall (NG2720)01 Jan 1920

Ridgley Recreation Ground Committee (NG1611)01 Jan 1920

New Town Progress Association (NG1351)01 Jan 1920

North Eastern Soldier Settlers' Association (NG2853)01 Feb 1920

First Longford Girl Guide Company (NG2894)25 Jun 1920

East Launceston Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG1682)19 Oct 1920

North Western Municipal League (NG1964)16 Feb 192223 Apr 1971

Braille Mutual Progress Association (NG1919)01 Jan 1923

Wireless Institute of Australia - Tasmanian Division (NG3517)21 Feb 192310 Sep 2004

Claremont Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG3606)01 Jan 192431 Dec 2011

Dora Turner Special School Mothers Club (NG1625)01 Jan 192431 Dec 1990

Queen Alexandra Hospital - Ladies Aid Association (NG801)01 Dec 1924

Kingston Beach Progress and Regatta Association (NG813)10 Oct 192509 Dec 1992

Hobart High School Parents' Association (NG1366)01 Jan 192631 Dec 1928

Barbara Payne (NG2764)01 Jan 192603 Mar 2009

Port Arthur Progress and Tourist Association (NG1086)01 Jan 1927

Agriculture Bureau of Tasmania - Clarence Branch (NG891)14 May 1927

Glen Huon Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG1310)01 Jan 1928

Agricultural Bureau - Myrtle Bank (NG3101)21 May 192804 Aug 1931

Westbury Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG1037)01 Jun 1929

Parents and Friends Associations and Mothers Clubs (NG511)01 Jan 1930

West Coast Municipal Association (NG2365)11 Oct 1930

North King Island Parents and Citizens Association (NG645)01 Jan 1932

Bruny Island District School Parents and Friends Association (NG1729)01 Jan 1932

Montagu Bay Primary School - Parents & Friends Association (NG2301)01 Jan 193329 Mar 1982

Launceston Younger Set (NG2595)01 Jan 1933

Sandy Bay Infant School Mothers Club and Parents and Friends Association (NG1830)01 Jan 1933

Sheila Isabel Allen (NG2977)21 Apr 193307 Aug 2006

Alliance Francaise (NG2119)23 Aug 1933

Lansdowne Crescent Primary School Parents and Friends and Mothers Club (NG754)01 Jan 1934

Fingal Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2023)01 Jan 1934

Launceston State High School Parents' and Friends' Association (NG3469)18 Jun 1934

Taranna School Parents and Friends Association (NG2655)01 Mar 1935

Gawler State School Parents and Friends Association (NG918)01 Jul 1935

Franklin State School Parents & Friends Association (NG1285)01 Jan 1936

Ena Emily Miles a.M. (NG1923)01 Jan 193601 Jan 1998

Glen Dhu Mothers Club (NG1414)03 Jun 193631 May 1985

Stanley L. Gerny (NG175)01 Jan 193731 Dec 1954

Blackmans Bay Progress Association (NG1041)01 Jan 1937

Cleveland School Parents and Friends Association (NG2125)24 Mar 1937

New Town Auxiliary of the Royal Hobart Hospital (NG893)15 Oct 1937

New Town High School Parents and Friends Association (NG1357)01 Nov 1937

Weindorfer Memorial Service Committee (NG2325)01 Jan 1938

Sheffield Area School Parents and Friends Association (NG3244)01 Jan 1938

Zeehan District Hospital Ladies Auxiliary (NG357)01 Jan 193930 Nov 1970

Australian Pre-School Association (Tasmanian Branch) (NG662)01 Jan 1939

Lady Gowrie Tasmania (NG3419)01 Jul 1939

Peg Every (NG1423)01 Jan 1940

Brian Hockings (NG1776)01 Jan 1940

New Town Bay/lutana Progress Association (NG1872)01 Jan 1940

J Stebbings (NG2668)01 Jan 1940

Patricia Adams (NG2743)01 Jan 194003 Nov 2004

Stanley Progress and Tourist Association (NG2371)05 Jan 194021 Oct 1980

Christina Bernhard (NG2900)22 Dec 1940

Werndee Old Boys (NG3314)01 Jan 194131 Dec 1975

Latrobe Peace Memorial Committee (NG3104)21 Mar 1942

Burnie Evacuation and Reception Committee (NG2492)16 Jul 194230 Sep 1945

Country Womens Association - Taroona Branch (NG1254)01 Aug 194231 Dec 1980

Mission to Seamen (NG1701)01 Jan 194301 Feb 1951

Servicemen's Parents and Wives Association of Tasmania Womens Auxiliary (NG2191)01 Jan 194331 Dec 1971

Lenah Valley Primary School Parents and Friends and Mothers Club (NG1364)01 Jan 1943

Australian Women's Land Army, State Welfare Committee. (NG1700)04 Aug 194321 Mar 1946

Lower Sandy Bay Progress Association (NG993)01 Jan 194431 Dec 1982

Northern Tasmanian Development League (NG2631)01 Jan 1944

West Coast Schools Council (NG1138)01 Jul 194431 Jul 1949

Invermay and Inveresk Improvement Association. (NG1022)20 Jul 194431 May 1984

Ulverstone Primary School Mothers Club and Parents and Friends Association (NG1730)01 Jan 1945

Devonport Kindergarten Association (NG2310)12 Jun 1945

Dover School Parents and Friends Association (NG1687)01 Jan 1947

Elderslie School Parents and Friends Association (NG1722)01 Jan 1947

Tasmanian State School Parents and Friends Incorporated (NG2254)01 Jan 1947

Mount Stuart Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2414)18 Feb 194731 Dec 2004

Mersey General Hospital Devonport Division Auxiliary (NG1693)12 Apr 194708 Jul 1993

North West Union of State School Mothers' Club (NG681)23 May 1947

Scottsdale Town and Country Planning Committee (NG2367)27 Oct 1947

Glenorchy State School Parents and Friends Association (NG1121)01 Nov 1947

Penguin Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG1373)01 Jan 1948

Spreyton School Mothers Club and Parents and Friends Association (NG1928)01 Jan 1948

Battery Point Progress Association (NG1479)01 Jan 1948

West Hobart Progress Association (NG1306)01 Jan 1948

Bellerive War Memorial Community Centre Association (NG3272)01 Jan 1948

Richmond Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2296)20 Feb 1948

Hobart Ionian Club (NG2268)01 Sep 1948

Mount Stuart Progress Association (NG710)01 Jan 1949

Glenorchy State School Mothers' Club (NG2654)01 Mar 1949

Good Neighbour Council (NG2152)01 Mar 1949

South Hobart Primary School Parents and Friends Association and Mothers Club (NG1633)01 Jul 1949

Hobart Delta Club (NG1577)01 Aug 194930 Apr 1982

Len Dimmick (NG1761)01 Jan 1950

Lachlan Park Hospital Auxilary (NG3474)01 Jan 1950

Peter Burns (Collector) (NG1050)01 Jan 1950

St Giles Mothers Club (NG3443)01 Jan 1950

Attila Urmenyhazi (NG2619)01 Jan 1950

E. [Edward] R. G. Cooper (NG1016)01 Jan 1950

Australian Rural Youth Inc. (NG2505)01 Jan 1950

Elphin Rise Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG771)01 Apr 1950

Hobart Jaycees (NG3077)05 May 1950

Rural Youth Organisation of Tasmania (NG827)05 Jul 195030 Jul 1987

Hobart District Community of the Australian Lithuanian Community (NG2146)23 Jul 1950

Tasmanian Federation of Community Centre Associations (NG2189)25 Nov 195026 Feb 1952

Canine Defence League (NG1102)13 Dec 1950

Ouse Bush Nursing Hospital Ladies Auxiliary Committee (NG1218)01 Jan 1951

Northern Federation of State Schools Mothers' Club (NG2929)01 Jan 1951

Queen Alexandra Hospital Association (NG2443)08 Feb 1951

Queen Victoria Maternity Hospital Association (NG1847)01 May 195131 Dec 1973

Meander Parents and Friends Association (NG862)19 Feb 1952

Campbell Street School Parents and Friends and Mothers Club (NG1681)01 Aug 1952

Orford Progress Association (NG916)01 Jan 195301 Jan 1971

Tasman District High School Parents and Friends Association (NG2656)01 Jan 1953

St Giles School Parents and Friends Association (NG3442)10 Feb 1953

Elphin Rise Primary School Mothers' Club (NG2854)19 Mar 195307 Dec 1978

Taroona School Parents and Friends Association and Mothers Club (NG756)01 Jul 1953

Beaconsfield District Hospital Exeter Auxiliary (NG1907)01 Dec 1953

The Friends' School Old Scholars' Association (NG417)01 Jan 1954

Myrtle Park Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2308)01 Jan 195431 Dec 1997

South Queenstown Pre-School Parents and Friends Association (NG861)01 Jan 1954

Sprent School Parents and Friends Association (NG1000)01 Jan 1954

Albuera Street School Parents and Friends Association and Mothers Club (NG1533)01 Jan 1954

Wayatinah Pre- School and Parents and Friends Associations (NG1603)01 Jan 1954

Ukrainian Association of Tasmania (NG1945)01 Jan 1954

Montagu Bay Primary School Mothers Group (NG2299)01 Jan 1954

Made in Tasmania Council (NG1344)30 Aug 195421 Feb 1958

Avoca State School Parents and Friends Association (NG908)01 Jan 1955

Reece High School, Parents and Friends Association (NG666)01 Jan 1955

Jenny Chester (Sarah Jane) (NG3687)01 Jan 195506 Jul 2017

The Devonport Dahlia Festival Association (NG2464)14 Apr 195508 Aug 1960

Port Arthur Public Hall Committee (NG1429)29 Apr 1955

Tewkesbury Hall Committee (NG2721)01 Oct 1955

Montagu Bay and Rose Bay Progress Association (NG2215)03 Oct 1955

Geilston Bay Progress Association (NG2455)20 Oct 1955

Bruce Hamilton School Mothers Club (NG1542)01 Nov 195531 Dec 1980

Burnie Pastoral and Agricultural Society (NG755)01 Jan 1956

Kingston Primary Parents and Friends Association (NG2304)01 Jan 1956

Princes Street School Mothers Club (NG2275)01 Jan 1956

Montrose Progress Association (NG1516)01 Sep 1956

Glenora Pre-School Parents and Friends Association (NG1668)01 Apr 1957

Burnie Advisory Committee on Education (NG1454)30 Apr 1957

Sorell Teachers Association (NG2295)12 Dec 1957

Southern Tasmanian Council of State School Parents and Friends Association (NG546)01 Jan 195830 Apr 2004

Springfield Garden Development League (NG1229)01 Jan 1958

Girls High School - Hobart Ladies College Old Scholars Association (NG1563)01 Jan 195818 Sep 1993

Sheffield Area School Mothers Club (NG3245)18 Feb 1958

North Motton Hall Committee (NG3094)28 May 195810 Jun 1975

Anglesea Street Pre- School Parents and Friends Association (NG1340)09 Mar 195913 Mar 1972

Waterhouse Settlers Association (NG3478)13 Mar 195905 Nov 1962

Devonport Ionian Club Incorporated (NG2190)19 Mar 195918 Sep 2003

Princes Street School Parents and Friends Association (NG2276)27 May 1959

City of Burnie Lions Club (NG2213)08 Sep 1959

Togari Soldier Settlers Association (NG3215)01 Jan 196016 Aug 1977

Rose Bay High School Parents and Friends Association (NG2307)01 Jan 1960

Lindisfarne North Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2305)01 Jan 1960

Hobart Sixty and Over Association (NG1858)01 Jan 196026 Aug 1994

Lindisfarne North Primary School Mothers Club (NG2306)01 Jan 1960

Apex Club, George Town (NG912)01 Feb 1960

Southern Tasmanian Kindergarten (Previously Pre - School) Parents' Association (NG1223)01 Jan 1961

Poatina Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG1620)01 Jan 196130 Nov 1990

Tasmanian Toastmasters Club (NG2925)23 Jun 1961

Somerset School Parents and Friends Association (NG2273)09 Oct 1961

Brighton/richmond Forum Club (NG867)01 Nov 1961

Cressy School Mothers Club and Summerdale School Parents and Friends Association (NG1741)01 Jan 196201 Jan 1991

Wivenhoe School Mothers and Kindness Clubs (NG1903)01 Jan 196231 Dec 1982

Avoca State School Mothers Club (NG1748)01 Jan 1962

Mount Stuart Primary School Mothers Club (NG2415)19 Mar 196228 Mar 1973

Battery Point Sullivans Cove Community Association Inc. (NG2040)01 Jan 1963

Montrose Pre School Association (NG2951)01 Jan 1963

Association of Tasmanian Forum Clubs (NG904)01 Jan 196331 Dec 1980

Tasmanian Public Hospital Auxiliaries (NG1725)01 Jan 1963

Youth Affairs Council of Tasmania (NG1081)01 Jan 1963

Wivenhoe Mothers Club and After School Care Programme Committee (NG1605)01 Jan 196331 Dec 1988

St. Martin's School Parents and Friend's Association (NG1906)01 Feb 196331 Dec 1978

Somerset School Mothers Club (NG2274)09 Apr 1963

Rowallan Park Kindergarten Parents and Friends Association (NG682)01 Jan 196431 Dec 1973

North Bruny Progress Association (NG1467)01 Nov 196430 Apr 1974

National Trust Preservation Fund (NG2096)01 Jan 196631 Dec 1999

Richmond Ratepayers and Residents Association (NG2204)01 Oct 196630 Sep 1981

Clarence Council of Progress Associations (NG3086)17 Nov 196604 Feb 1986

Launceston College Parents and Friends Association (NG3484)01 Jan 1967

Eastern Suburbs Forum Club (NG2264)27 Jul 1967

Council for International Students (NG2192)01 Jan 196831 Dec 2001

Lenah Valley Progress Association (NG811)01 Jan 1969

Mornington Primary School Parents and Friends Association and Mothers Club (NG1541)01 Jan 1969

Devonport Fire Brigade Social Club (NG3344)07 Feb 196908 Oct 1983

Abbotsham Public Hall (NG3095)02 Oct 196930 Jun 1984

Channel Historical and Folk Museum Association (NG3085)01 Jan 1970

Dutch Australian Society-Abel Tasman Incorporated (NG3301)01 Jan 1970

Smallbon Family (NG3516)

Zonta - Launceston (NG3610)

Moriarty Primary School Parents & Friends Association (NG2164)01 Feb 197031 Jul 1997

Cressy-Longford Irrigation Water District Advisory Committee (NG3561)30 Apr 1970

Dunalley Parents and Friends Association (NG1744)01 Feb 1971

Snug Primary School Parents and Friends Association (NG2269)06 Jul 1971

Rotaract Club of Hobart (NG1802)01 Jan 1972

Hear a Book Service (NG2402)01 Jan 197201 Jan 2007

South George Town Parents and Friends Association (NG1866)01 Jan 1972

French Explorers Memorial Committee (NG312)01 Jan 1972

Mount Stuart Kindergarten Parents and Friends Association (NG2026)06 Jul 197209 Mar 1993

Stop Omega Committee Launceston Branch (NG2961)01 Jan 197331 Dec 1977

First Settlers Association (NG1977)01 Jan 1973

New Town Primary and Augusta Road Kindergarten Parents and Friends Association (NG1728)01 Jan 197331 Dec 1994

Clarence Citizens Advice Bureau (NG2095)01 Jun 197316 Apr 2001

Midway Point Ratepayers Association (NG1271)01 Jan 1974

Tenants Union of Tasmania (NG2003)01 Jan 1974

Bothwell District High School Parents and Friends Association (NG2657)01 Jan 1975

Beltana Jaycees (NG1540)25 Jun 1975

Southern Tasmanian Playgroup Association (NG812)31 Dec 1975

West New Town Progress Association (NG1979)01 Jan 197631 Dec 1977

Exeter Friendship Group (NG2679)14 Jul 197610 Apr 2002

Derby Community Development Association (NG2772)01 Jan 1977

Centre for Hellenic Cultural Studies (NG996)01 Jan 197731 Dec 1984

Rokeby Community Groups (NG1994)01 Jan 197731 Dec 1983

Rossarden School Mothers Club (NG1655)01 Jan 1977

Huon Tourism Council (NG2370)04 Jul 197720 Dec 1982

Ethnic Communities' Council of Tasmania (NG2110)26 Nov 197831 Dec 1999

St Martins School - School Association (NG2312)01 Jan 197931 Dec 1997

Council of Hobart Progress Associations (NG1624)01 Jan 198031 Dec 1989

Fingal Weight Watchers (NG2560)01 Jan 1980

Retired Senior Volunteers Programme - Devonport Branch (NG3598)01 Jan 198031 Dec 1992

Waratah Primary School Parents and Friends (P&f) Association (NG3473)01 Jan 1980

Brent Street Primary School Parents Group (NG3643)01 Jan 1980

Huon and Channel Goatkeepers Association (NG1671)01 Mar 198030 Sep 1984

Dalrymple Toastmistress Club (NG3060)28 Nov 1980

Ravenswood High School Parents and Friends Association (NG2025)01 Jan 1981

'glenora' Campbell Street Kindergarten Parents and Friends Association (NG2287)31 Mar 198110 May 1985

Abel Tasman Tourist Association (NG1943)01 Jan 1982

Montagu Bay Primary School - School Community Association (NG2302)29 Mar 1982

Bridport Senior Citizens Club (NG2058)01 Jan 1983

Sullivans Cove Citizens' Association (NG1425)01 Jan 1984

Friends of the New Norfolk Library (NG1360)19 Mar 1984

Springfield Gardens Primary School, Parents and Friends Association (NG1125)01 Jan 1985

Welfare Workers Peace Group (NG1559)01 Jan 198631 Dec 1988

Bungawitta Child Care Centre (NG2974)01 Jan 1986

Judbury Parents and Friends Association (NG1600)01 Jan 1987

Friends of Chauncy Vale Inc (NG2324)01 Jan 1987

Early Planning for Retirement Association (NG1247)24 May 1987

Arrows Youth Centre (NG2988)05 Aug 1988

Contemporary Aboriginal Issues Group (NG3553)04 Sep 198831 Mar 2000

Flagstaff Primary School Parents & Friends Association (NG1617)01 Jan 1989

Tranmere South Neighbourhood Watch (NG2062)01 Jun 1989

Inner Wheel District A80 - Tasmania (NG2068)01 Jan 1990

City of Napa, California Group Visit (NG2717)01 Jan 1990

North Esk Landcare Group (NG3008)11 May 199028 Oct 2008

Friends of the Library, Launceston (NG3038)01 Jan 1992

Tarraleah Village Committee (NG1538)07 Apr 199210 Aug 1992

Combined Probus Club of Claremont (NG2486)15 Jun 1992

Spring Bay Farmers Association (NG3010)15 Dec 1992

Tasmanian Duck Protection Association (NG2037)01 Jan 1993

Hobart Deaf Senior Citizens Club (NG3214)01 May 1993

University of the Third Age Clarence (NG3620)12 May 1993

Ravenswood Walk Tall Association (NG2910)01 Jan 199531 Dec 2004

Levendale Primary School Parents and Friends (NG3472)27 Mar 199628 Sep 2004

Mornington Quarry Action Association Inc (NG2257)13 May 199613 Jan 2004

Geeveston Online Access Centre (NG3665)05 Jun 199803 Feb 2005

Multicultural Council of Tasmania (NG3280)23 Mar 2000

Tasmanians for Refugees (NG2128)01 Aug 2001

Southern Cohousing Inc (NG3525)01 Jan 200331 Dec 2011

Hungarian Association of Tasmania Inc (NG3009)01 Jan 2011