Margate, Tasmania
The Margate of yesteryear
The Margate of old

Margate, Tasmania

Margate is a fast-growing community of approximately 1400 people, about 20 kilometres south of Hobart. Margate is a pleasant seaside town, on the shores of North West Bay, sheltered by hills covered with eucalypt forests.

The Rotary Club of d’Entrecasteaux is a group of local leaders whose aim is to enhance the services available through community organisations and the roughly 60 businesses in the Margate area.

Who named Margate? »

channel fun day

  • Many sponsors helped to make the 2014 Channel Fun Day a great success.
    2014 Channel Fun Day sponsors
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community organisations

Local organisations play an important role in the community life of Margate. Click below for a list of local organisations.


calendar of local events

Members of the Margate community are enthusiastic participants in local events. Click below for details of forthcoming events.


local businesses and trades

There are a range of commercial enterprises and service businesses in Margate and its immediate surrounds. Click below for details.