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Liberals’ to deliver purpose built Gymnastics Centre in Clarence

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 3:55pm

A majority Liberal Government will provide a co-contribution of $500,000 towards the construction of a purpose built gymnastics centre in Clarence. The project is a joint initiative between the Clarence Gymnastics Association and the Citywide [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Tony Abbott deflects NBN questions on his visit to Tasmania

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 2:15pm

The Prime Minister has deflected questions over the rollout of the National Broadband Network in Tasmania, after days of media scrutiny over the issue. Tony Abbott was in Hobart to help Mr Hodgman campaign ahead [Read more]

The Examiner

We will honour NBN commitments: Abbott

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 2:10pm

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott accused the Tasmanian Government of trying to start a fight with him over proposed modifications to the National Broadband Network, saying "we will honour all our commitments". [Read more]

The Examiner

Libs promise $40,000 for outreach van

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 11:05am

GOVERNMENT funding to Launceston City Mission's outreach van would be doubled if the Liberals won next month's state election, Bass Liberal MHA Michael Ferguson announced yesterday. [Read more]

The Examiner

NBN trial may lead to full-fibre

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 10:55am

A LARGE-SCALE trial of an aerial NBN roll out using Aurora Energy power poles will improve Tasmania's chances of securing full-fibre to the premises according to Liberal Leader Will [Read more]

The Examiner

Greens' focus on skilled North-East workers

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 10:55am

BASS Greens MHA Kim Booth yesterday announced the party's five candidates for Bass in the coming state election, and a policy to attract skilled workers to North-East Tasmania. [Read more]

The Examiner

Jetty funds promised by Labor

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 10:55am

THE SEAFOOD industry and recreational water users could benefit from new jetties, wharves and boat ramps under a Labor election promise. [Read more]

The Examiner

Parties reject inquiry power boost

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 10:55am

THE Labor and Liberal parties have rebuffed a plan by the Greens to give the Integrity Commission stronger powers, saying they would await the outcome of a parliamentary review. [Read more]

The Examiner

Aerial NBN trial embraced

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 10:55am

Tasmania's ICT sector has welcomed plans for a trial of an aerial NBN rollout.  [Read more]

The Mercury

McKim cops an earful

Published: Sat 22 Feb 2014, 9:10am

A COLLEGE student has been suspended after launching a remarkable verbal attack on Greens Leader Nick McKim at a youth forum. [Read more]

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