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Tasmanian Liberals

Firearms legislation

Published: Thu 21 Jun 2018, 1:05pm

The Government has repeatedly indicated we will not do anything to compromise the safety of Tasmanians or that is in breach of the National Firearms Agreement (NFA). This remains our very clear commitment to the [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Future-proofing the Tarraleah Power Station

Published: Thu 21 Jun 2018, 1:05pm

A $500 million redevelopment of the Tarraleah Power Station could double the site’s energy capacity and create hundreds of jobs during construction. Built in the 1930s, the site is one of Tasmania’s oldest hydro schemes [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Budget Reply will be a failed policy scrap heap

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

Labor Leader Rebecca White has seemingly walked away from all but one of her Election promises. Who could blame her, after Ms White and her policies failed Labor and led them to their third worst [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

No Alternative Budget, no credibility

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

Any promise Labor’s Rebecca White makes today is not worth the paper its scribbled on without an Alternative Budget. Without an Alternative Budget, Ms White’s promises mean nothing. Without an Alternative Budget, Ms White has [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Hockey Pro to be a hit in Hobart

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

Tasmania will host four games of the inaugural Hockey Pro League season, a new international competition, involving the Australian Hockeyroos and Kookaburras. The competition will generate significant international exposure for Hobart, with games broadcast live [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

More Labor lies

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

It is one thing for Labor to whinge about the State Budget, however to outright lie on social media is a new low, and a sign of Rebecca White’s increasing desperation.  Last week’s budget confirms that [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

EU free trade negotiations welcomed

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

The Tasmanian Government welcomes the announcement today that the Turnbull Government is launching negotiations with the European Union on a Free Trade Agreement. Today’s announcement will support our objective to support Tasmanian businesses to increase [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Soft-shell clam detected in South East Tasmania

Published: Tue 19 Jun 2018, 10:50am

The Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE) is investigating the detection of an introduced soft-shell clam on a beach at the Prosser River, at Orford. This represents the first detection of this [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

More capacity coming as new 22-bed ward nears completion

Published: Mon 18 Jun 2018, 1:50pm

The new $7 million ward at the Hobart Repatriation Hospital will be operational within weeks, helping to ease pressure on the Royal Hobart Hospital and deliver more capacity for the health system. The 22 new [Read more]

Tasmanian Liberals

Tasmanian Journeys to drive further tourism growth

Published: Mon 18 Jun 2018, 1:50pm

The Hodgman Liberal Government is delivering on its plan to develop Tasmanian driving journeys in every region of the State to further grow tourism and create jobs in regional Tasmania. Our commitment is to invest [Read more]


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