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Tasmanian Liberals

Trade training to receive a major boost

Published: Wed 7 Feb 2018, 11:00am

  A re-elected Hodgman majority Liberal Government will help address the increasing demand for skilled workers across a number of sectors - including water and sewerage - by investing $7 million to establish a Trades [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

More support for Tassie Men's Sheds

Published: Wed 7 Feb 2018, 11:00am

The Hodgman Liberal Government is the greatest supporter of Tasmania’s Men’s Shed with $555,000 invested during the past 3 years and the number of Men’s Sheds growing from 42 to 56.   A re-elected majority [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Stamp duty discount to ease cost of living pressures for first home buyers

Published: Wed 7 Feb 2018, 11:00am

First home buyers will save 50 per cent off their stamp duty in the first 12 months of a re-elected majority Liberal Government. Owning your own home is the Australian dream, and we want to [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

White must hand back pokie donations

Published: Wed 7 Feb 2018, 9:30am

The Australian has blown the lid on Rebecca White's gross double-standards when it comes to her pokies policy.* On the one hand, she has been demonizing the hospitality and gaming industry, yet with the other [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Enduro World Series 2019 a chance for North-East Tasmania to shine - again

Published: Wed 7 Feb 2018, 7:40am

Well done Tassie – we’ve done it again. ``It has been confirmed today from Europe that Derby will host Round 2 of the Enduro MTB World Series from March 28-31 in 2019,’’ Liberal Member for [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Strong retail figures continue under Majority Liberal Government

Published: Tue 6 Feb 2018, 4:35pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government made a commitment to the Tasmanian people to turn the State’s finances around, create jobs, and make Tasmania a great place to invest and do business. We have stuck to our [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

O'Byrne confirms 7-12 rollback

Published: Tue 6 Feb 2018, 3:20pm

Today Michelle O’Byrne has confirmed every Year 7-12 High School extension is now under threat from a minority Labor government. Ms O’Byrne was asked at least four times to confirm Labor would not roll back the [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Solar projects to deliver better energy security for Tasman community

Published: Tue 6 Feb 2018, 11:00am

A re-elected majority Hodgman Liberal Government will invest $200,000 into establishing a solar powered micro-grid pilot in Nubeena and investigate expanding the project to deliver a more secure and reliable energy supply to the broader [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Households, Councils beneficiaries of sweetened TasWater Plan

Published: Tue 6 Feb 2018, 11:00am

Both Tasmanian households and Councils will benefit from the Government's sweetened TasWater takeover plan, which I am releasing today.   Tackling the cost of living is a high priority for the majority Hodgman Liberal Government. [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Eslake reveals tax hikes needed to pay for Labor's spending

Published: Tue 6 Feb 2018, 9:50am

Respected economist, Saul Eslake has revealed that Labor will need to raise taxes to pay for their spending. The Advocate and The Examiner are reporting that:  "...borrowing to fund increased health expenditure would not be a [Read more]


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