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World's best surfers to hunt big waves in Tasmania

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

The world’s best big wave surfers, including Australia’s Mick Fanning and Ross Clarke-Jones, will chase monster breaks at the 2018 Red Bull Cape Fear to be held at Shipstern Bluff. Red Bull Cape Fear is [Read more]

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Traffic relief for Sorell and Southern Beaches

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

Sorell continues to lead population growth in Southern Tasmania which is why the Hodgman Liberal Government has prioritised improving traffic flow in the area to relieve congestion. Phase one of work will begin along the [Read more]

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Addressing youth homelessness

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

There is no doubt that homelessness, particularly for our young people, is a complex problem. That’s why the Hodgman Liberal Government is investing in services and accommodation options that address unmet demand, as well as [Read more]

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Tasmania’s budding book worms recognised

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

Congratulations to all students who participated in this year’s Premier’s Reading Challenge. The Challenge is an important government program that aims to improve the reading skills of Tasmanian children, raise parent and community awareness about [Read more]

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Elwick track replacement approved

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

The Elwick thoroughbred racing tracks will be replaced with a single 28-metre-wide track providing first class facilities and ensuring the long term future of racing in Southern Tasmania. This is a significant investment made possible [Read more]

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Australian Primary Principals Association Presidency appointment welcomed

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

I am very pleased to congratulate Malcolm Elliott as the next President of the Australian Primary Principals Association (APPA). Malcolm has been a strong voice and advocate for principals and public education broadly across his [Read more]

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Labor lies on Cricket Australia matter

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 11:50am

Sarah Lovell’s attempt to try to implicate the Government in an employment decision made by Cricket Australia is wrong. Labor has a shameful track record of resorting to personal attacks and false claims to attempt [Read more]

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Supporting our first responders

Published: Wed 1 Aug 2018, 1:30pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to continuing to support our hardworking first responders. We know first responders are exposed to stressful situations, which is why we are putting more resources into mental health and [Read more]

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Tasmanian businesses to set sail with RSV Nuyina

Published: Wed 1 Aug 2018, 1:30pm

Today, more than 100 businesses attended a briefing in Hobart to hear the opportunities that Australia’s new icebreaker, RSV Nuyina, will provide for local business to join the project. The new icebreaker represents a $1.9 [Read more]

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ABS confirms dwelling approvals continue to rise

Published: Wed 1 Aug 2018, 1:30pm

Building approvals in Tasmania continue to increase according to today’s Australian Bureau of Statistics Building Approvals data release. The number of dwelling approvals in June 2018 is 13 per cent higher in trend terms than [Read more]


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