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Hobart light rail

Published: Tue 17 Oct 2017, 9:35am

Claims that the former freight rail line to Macquarie Point has been removed are false. The rail line remains in place. [Read more]

Incentive scheme to update life jackets

Published: Tue 17 Oct 2017, 9:35am

Being out on the water is part of the Tasmanian way of life, so it’s important to keep safe. [Read more]

Restart a Heart Day – You Can Save Someone’s Life

Published: Tue 17 Oct 2017, 9:35am

Ambulance Tasmania has joined forces with St John’s Ambulance, Red Cross, the Heart Foundation and the Australian Resuscitation Council today to encourage more people to learn Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and help save lives. Staff [Read more]

Extra hospital beds having an impact

Published: Tue 17 Oct 2017, 9:35am

The Hodgman Liberal Government’s strategy of opening extra hospital beds to deal with Emergency Department demand pressures is starting to have an impact. [Read more]

Thank you to our dedicated and hard-working carers

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

October 15-21 is Carers Week and a chance for all Tasmanians to say thank you and pay tribute to our many hard-working and dedicated carers in Tasmania. [Read more]

Commonwealth Bank closure of Somerset branch disappointing

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

It is extremely disappointing that Commonwealth Bank have announced their intention to close the Commonwealth Bank branch in Somerset. [Read more]

Labor cannot deliver for Tasmania’s children

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

Labor promised 30 Child and Family Centres in 2009, and then broke their promise and failed to deliver. [Read more]

Gone Fishing Day

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

National Gone Fishing Day (October 15) is a great reason to join with keen Tasmanian anglers at Fromberg’s Dam. [Read more]

Commemorating Tasmania’s first Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to supporting families who experience infant loss and loss during pregnancy by moving to officially recognise October 15 as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. [Read more]

Wineglass Bay track upgrade complete

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

One of Tasmania’s most iconic tourism experiences, the walk to Wineglass Bay from the lookout to the beach, has now been re-opened after a $500,000 upgrade initiated through the Government’s Tourism Infrastructure in Parks Fund. [Read more]

Remembering the littlest lives

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 4:45pm

Today marks the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day (October 15) in Tasmania. [Read more]

HIA Housing Awards Dinner

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3:40pm

It is my pleasure to celebrate the work of the Tasmanian housing industry by presenting awards at the HIA Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards Dinner tonight. [Read more]

Footsteps Towards Freedom unveiling to recognise Tasmania's history

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3:40pm

It was my pleasure to attend the official unveiling of the ‘Footsteps Towards Freedom’ sculpture installation at Macquarie Wharf today along with the Premier, Will Hodgman, His Excellency, Michael Higgins, President of Ireland, and Her [Read more]

Irish President visits Tasmania

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3:40pm

A visit by His Excellency Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland, to Hobart today has commemorated the thousands of female convicts transported to Tasmania in the 19th century. The President joined the Honourable Professor [Read more]

More meals for Tasmanians in need

Published: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3:40pm

Far too many Tasmanians rely on emergency food relief at some point in their life, through circumstances out of their control. [Read more]