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Tasmanian Liberals

Construction underway on new prison facilities

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 5:05pm

It is my privilege to announce two new minimum security units and the mother and baby unit at Mary Hutchinson’s women prison will be titled ‘the Dr Vanessa Goodwin cottages’, in honour of my friend [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Brand Tasmania - Tasmania’s story in our own words

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

Today marks an important step in our work to take Tasmania’s brand to the next level with the launch of The Naked State Facebook page. The Naked State will provide a platform for every Tasmanian [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

2018 Federal Budget

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

The Tasmanian Government welcomes the Federal Budget, which will boost our Plan to take Tasmania to the next level. The near $1 billion record investment in our state’s infrastructure is a testament to the strong [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Record visitor numbers at Highfield Historic Site

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

Visitation numbers at Highfield Historic Site in Stanley have reached a record high with 12,535 people visiting in the 12 months ending March 2018. This is the highest number of visitors since the tally began [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Federal Budget to deliver for Tasmania

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

With around $1 billion in infrastructure upgrades already announced, Tasmania is set to be a big winner in tonight’s Federal Budget. Tasmania has already secured funding from the Commonwealth for the new Bridgewater Bridge, in [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Tasmanian businesses most confident in nation according to NAB

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

Business confidence in Tasmania has again been confirmed as the strongest in Australia. For the second month in a row, the April NAB Monthly Business Survey released yesterday confirms Tasmanian business confidence is the highest [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Cradle Mountain Shuttle Bus Tender awarded

Published: Tue 15 May 2018, 4:05pm

A new bus fleet featuring environmentally friendly technology and vehicles with improved accessibility will soon be introduced at Cradle Mountain to help meet increasing visitor numbers following the awarding of the tender to McDermott Coaches. [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

New information for Private Rental Incentives now online

Published: Fri 4 May 2018, 5:25pm

Information about Tasmanian Government’s Private Rental Incentives pilot scheme is now online. Part of our Tasmania’s Affordable Housing Action Plan 2015-2019, the scheme is designed to encourage residential property owners to make their affordable rental [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Rene Hidding appointed as Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier

Published: Fri 4 May 2018, 5:25pm

The Hon Rene Hidding MP has today been appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier. Mr Hidding brings a wealth of experience to the position having previously served as a senior Minister and as the Member [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Hodgman Liberal Government delivers in first week of Parliament

Published: Fri 4 May 2018, 5:25pm

The Hodgman Government is getting on with the job of delivering on our Plan to Build Tasmania’s Future. This week the Government signed an historic agreement with TasWater which delivers on our promise at the [Read more]


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