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Tasmanian Liberals

Consultation on New Environmental Licence Regulations for Fish Farms

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is continuing its commitment to strengthen and streamline the management of our important salmon industry. Today, I am pleased to announce that the public consultation period for the proposed Environmental Management [Read more]

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New RMPAT Chairperson appointed

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

Marica Duvnjak has been appointed Chairperson of the Resource Management and Planning Appeal Tribunal. Ms Duvnjak has held the position of Acting Chairperson of RMPAT since November 2017 after former chairperson Gregory Geason was appointed [Read more]

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Congratulations to Rolph Vos

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

I congratulate Rolph Vos on his appointment to the Australian Building Codes Board, as the Australian Local Government Association representative. This important appointment recognises Mr Vos’ significant contributions as a Local Government leader. It is [Read more]

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Tasracing CEO

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

The Chief Executive Officer of Tasracing, Vaughn Lynch, has tabled his resignation. Mr Lynch brought significant knowledge and experience to the role, and has been instrumental in managing the business to deliver positive returns to [Read more]

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Thanking our volunteers for taking our Parks to the next level

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

More than 7,000 volunteers play a vital role in maintaining Tasmania’s extensive network of national parks and reserves. Our Parks and Wildlife Service volunteers come from many walks of life. Retirees, students on a gap [Read more]

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Health reforms passed and new initiatives as Hodgman Liberal Government gets on with the job

Published: Fri 25 May 2018, 5:35pm

Another week of solid achievement in Parliament this week as the Hodgman Liberal Government delivered in health, transport and for survivors of abuse. The Government’s Tasmanian Health Service Bill passed both houses of Parliament. The [Read more]

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Confidence soars in Mining sector

Published: Thu 24 May 2018, 12:45pm

One of Tasmania’s largest mines is increasing job numbers and investigating underground exploration options in the North-West of the State. Grange Resources’ Savage River operation has added 54 new jobs to its workforce as a [Read more]

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Delivering on health plan in the North-West

Published: Thu 24 May 2018, 12:45pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is prioritising health in the North-West with an extra $79 million over the next six years to take health services in the region to the next level. We are building on [Read more]

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TasTAFE Audit Report released

Published: Thu 24 May 2018, 12:45pm

Today, I have tabled in Parliament, the full independent TasTAFE audit report ahead of schedule. The report contains findings and recommendations across nine areas including credit card usage, recruitment and travel and accommodation. All recommendations [Read more]

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Tasmanian construction work boom

Published: Thu 24 May 2018, 12:45pm

Residential building work in Tasmania has increased by a staggering 18.6 per cent according to the latest ABS Construction Work Done statistics released today. The March quarter statistics show the Tasmanian result is significantly higher [Read more]


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