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Tasmanian Liberals

RHH Redevelopment

Published: Tue 18 Sep 2018, 5:00pm

I welcome confirmation this morning by the Managing Contractor that payments will be made today to Accuracy Interior workers. It has been the Government’s clear expectation that workers should be paid their full entitlements and [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Another boost for tourism as first flight from Perth lands

Published: Tue 18 Sep 2018, 5:00pm

Today marks yet another significant occasion for Tasmania’s thriving visitor economy with the arrival of the first Virgin Australia direct flight from Perth to Hobart. The first of Virgin’s direct flights from Perth is scheduled [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Government focus on keeping Tasmanians safe – challenge to Labor

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

In Parliament this week the Hodgman Liberal Government will continue to deliver on our long term plan to improve the lives of all Tasmanians, with a real focus on keeping people safe. We will be introducing [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Agreements cap productive first week of Asia Trade Mission

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

The signing of two important Memoranda of Understanding at a Tasmania Showcase event in Shanghai has capped a productive first full week of the Government’s Asia Trade Mission. We have signed an MoU with Yiguo, [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Sealink Update

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

I welcome Sealink’s announcement today of an expanded summer timetable for the Bruny Island ferry service and plans for a third ferry to operate during peak times. Importantly, this confirms there will be no reduction [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Registered nurses – recruitment now open

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is delivering on our commitment to recruit more graduate nurses to support our health system. The Registered Nurse - Transition to Practice 2019 intake is now open for registered nurses with [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Supporting the next generation of rural leaders

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government recognises the important role that young people play in maintaining and strengthening Tasmania’s rural communities and, in turn, growing the agricultural sector. Today I attended Rural Youth Organisation of Tasmania Inc [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Trevallyn Power Station opens its doors

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

An important piece of Tasmania’s hydro heritage built in the 1950’s is being showcased today with the Trevallyn Power Station holding an Open Day. The station releases up to 30 cubic metres of water per [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Opening of 2018/19 Multicultural and Learning Grants Programs

Published: Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:35pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is a strong supporter of multiculturalism and the vibrant communities it creates. Applications are now open for two key programs to assist migrants to settle and feel welcome in Tasmania. The [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Australian Peacekeeping Day

Published: Fri 14 Sep 2018, 12:40pm

Australian Peacekeeping Day is a time to pause and reflect on the work of those who have played a vital role in restoring peace in areas affected by conflict around the globe. I commend all [Read more]


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