Our vision, mission and values

Hobart: A community vision for our island capital


Hobart breathes.

Connections between nature, history, culture, businesses and each other are the heart of our city.

We are brave and caring.

We resist mediocrity and sameness.

As we grow, we remember what makes this place special.

We walk in the fresh air between all the best things in life.


Working together to make Hobart a better place for the community. 


We're about people

We value people – our community, customers and colleagues

We're professional

We take pride in our work

We're enterprising

We look for ways to create value

We're responsive

We're accessible and focused on service

We're inclusive

We respect diversity in people and ideas

We're making a difference

We recognise that everything we do shapes Hobart's future