Sorell Barracks

The Sorell Barracks is a colonial Georgian terrace that was built in 1827. It is the oldest standing building in Sorell.


The address of the Sorell Barracks is 31 Walker Street, Sorell, Tas and is situated 10 minutes from the airport and 30 minutes from Hobart city. It is also just a 1 hour drive to the historical Port Arthur and a 15 minute drive to the history packed Richmond.

The Sorell Barracks supplies a wide range of accommodation, including a family cottage with one double bedroom and one bedroom with two single beds making it an ideal for newly weds or a small/young family. There are also two upstairs loft apartments.

The Sorell Barracks has stacks of features including: Free video library, Barbeque, Refrigerator, Microwave, T.V reception, Spa Bath and LOADS more.

One guest reviewed the Sorell Barracks and said that it was a little further out than she had expected. She also thought that it was fairly small for three adults yet it was nice and cosy.

Written by David and Keelan.



The small town of Sorell is situated 26 km from Hobart and 15km away from the Hobart International Airport. The Blue Bell Inn is a famous and historical place in the town of Sorell.

There are several beaches nearby including Seven Mile Beach, Five Mile Beach, Carlton Beach and Park Beach.

The local school, called Sorell School, is the oldest school in Australia which is still on the same place. The school was built in 1821. Below is a picture of the main street in Sorell.

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South East Basketball Association (SEBA)

21 tenth ave Dodges Ferry 7173

SEBA started in 1990 to get some kids active and also have some fun.S EBA will last along time and getting some new things to keep it running for instance they are getting new training boards. No one yet has stepped up to be a new chairmen but someone will. There has been no accidents so far but we like to keep it that way. There are many age groups to under 7’s and up. The chairmen used to play for a long time. SEBA has never be close to shutting down never have never will we hope.

South East Basketball association Inc (SEBA) is based in Dodges Ferry, approx. 40 kms south of Hobart. they cater for children aged from 7 years through to Women and Mens competitions. All games are played at the Dodges Ferry Community Recreation Centre, next to the Primary School. We welcome anyone who wishes to be involved in basketball as a player, coach, umpire or administrator.

We interviewed down at SEBA to get information.