Midlands Memorial Community Centre
Oatlands Community Association Inc.
OCA is a community based volunteer-run organisation that leases and manages the Midlands Memorial Community Centre from the Southern Midlands Council and runs the centre for the local community. The MMCC is located at 68 High Street, Oatlands, Tasmania.
The Oatlands Bargain Centre and the Southern Midlands Regional News are located at the Centre and there are two rooms – the Board Room and a large Conference Room - available for use by both the local community and for organisations and businesses at reasonable rates. Click here for more information.
The Southern Midlands Regional News has an office at the Centre which is staffed by the Editor on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9.30 am – 2.30 pm.
Community groups using the centre include the Oatlands Art Group, Sippers & Sewhers, the Oatland's South branch of the HWSD Guild Tasmania, Soup and Cinema, and the Oatlands District Progress Association (ODPA).
OCA holds regular meetings at the Centre. See 'upcoming events' for the next general meeting date.
New members are always welcome. Ordinary membership is $15 per annum for individuals and $30 for Groups. Membership application forms are available here or in the foyer of the Centre, 7 days a week 10 am – 4pm. Forms and payment can be left at the Bargain Centre during these hours.
"Proudly supported by the Southern Midlands Council"
OCA Inc. Management Committee:
President: Karen Mathieson
Vice President: Samantha Jackman
Treasurer: Kathryn Wittmann
Secretary: Samantha Jackman
Public Officer: Karen Mathieson
Oatlands Bargain Centre Coordinator: Karen Dudgeon
SMRNews Editor: Julia Jabour as at 1 Jan 2020 - Terry Loftus until 31 Dec
SMRNews Advisory Group Chair: Martin Bloomfield
SMRNews Advisory Group Members: Anneke Rose, Rowena McDougall
Oatlands Community Market representative: Eleanor Bjorksten
Oatlands Art Group President: Jennifer Johnston
Sippers & Sewhers representative: Rosemary McConnon
A Sheep Behind the Wheel representative: Karen Mathieson
Oatlands Historical Costume Group representative: Jill Bloomfield
Oatlands District Historical Society President: Pat Birchall
Oatlands District Progress Association Chair: Martin Bloomfield
Committee Members: Rowena McDougall, Andrew Mathieson