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Tasmanian Liberals

Bringing WBBL clash to Burnie

Published: Mon 9 Jul 2018, 2:30pm

Burnie will play host to a Women’s Big Bash League game next season in a first for the Coast. “The Hodgman Liberal Government is continuing to deliver on our commitment to take the Big Bash [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Rebecca White's failings exposed at estimates

Published: Wed 4 Jul 2018, 2:20pm

Labor has wasted four days that is supposed to be about scrutinising the budget on petty personal attacks, mud-slinging and stunts. Under the failing leadership of Rebecca White, Labor was too lazy to do an [Read more]

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New Bruny Island ferry service contract awarded

Published: Wed 4 Jul 2018, 2:20pm

A new ferry contract for Bruny Island will result in improved services including more crossings and the phasing in of an online booking system to avoid waits. SeaLink Travel Group Limited (SeaLink) has been awarded [Read more]

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Big win for Launceston’s Definium Technologies

Published: Wed 4 Jul 2018, 2:20pm

Launceston based ICT Company Definium Technologies is going from strength to strength, landing a major new contract to supply hi-tech electronic components to a large-scale mining project with international reach. The $1.5 million contract will [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Labor must rethink opposition to mandatory sentencing

Published: Wed 4 Jul 2018, 2:20pm

Labor is letting down every Tasmanian who expects strong penalties for abhorrent crimes. The Hodgman Liberal Government remains absolutely committed to our election commitment to introduce minimum mandatory sentences for those who commit serious sexual [Read more]

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Additional funding to help save the Orange-bellied Parrot

Published: Wed 4 Jul 2018, 2:20pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to doing what it can to help save the Orange-bellied Parrot. We are investing $2.5 million in a new captive breeding facility to significantly expand breeding capacity, with the [Read more]

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Better management of Tasmania's deer population

Published: Tue 3 Jul 2018, 5:20pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is delivering on its plan to better manage Tasmania’s wild fallow deer population. The State Budget included an additional $150,000 to undertake a state-wide census on wild deer populations, a key [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Wellbeing Strategy a first for Tasmanian Schools

Published: Tue 3 Jul 2018, 5:20pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government understands that wellbeing is vital in supporting Tasmanian children to reach their potential. Today’s release of the Department of Education’s first Wellbeing Strategy places young Tasmanians at the forefront of our [Read more]

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Significant investment in cultural infrastructure at the Theatre Royal

Published: Thu 28 Jun 2018, 11:10am

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to creating a strong and vibrant cultural and creative sector to enhance Tasmania’s brand and reputation. That’s why we have committed just under $2.8 million of funding in this [Read more]

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Delivering the skills for the future

Published: Thu 28 Jun 2018, 11:10am

The Hodgman Liberal Government understands that to maximise Tasmania’s economic potential, we need a workforce equipped with the skills for the jobs of tomorrow. Over the year to December 2017, Tasmanians engaging in trades training [Read more]


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