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Tasmanian Labor

Labor Commits $150,000 to Westbury Recreation Ground

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 1:20pm

A re-elected Labor Government will provide $150,000 to upgrade the Westbury Recreation Ground. The Member for Lyons, Rebecca White, said the funding would match the contribution from the Meander Valley [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

Blitz on Adult Literacy

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 1:20pm

Labor will launch a 10 year blitz on adult literacy if re-elected. The Premier, Lara Giddings, today announced more funding for the successful 26 Ten initiative and a vision to [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

Labor Leadership on Climate Action

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 1:20pm

A re-elected Labor Government will provide leadership and investment to combat climate change and create the low-carbon jobs of tomorrow. The Labor Candidate for Denison, Madeleine Ogilvie, unveiled Labor’s climate [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

Funding Boost for Events and Festivals in the Regions

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 1:15pm

A re-elected Labor Government will boost events funding by $6 million over three years to enable new events to be staged in the winter and shoulder seasons with particular focus [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Political leaders trade blows over boxing bout

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 12:30pm

Tasmania's Opposition Leader has defended his decision to jump in a boxing ring two weeks before the state election but says he is now ready for the big fight. Topics: states-and-territories, elections, bridgewater-7030 [Read more]

The Mercury

Willpower fails to win day

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 11:00am

WILL Hodgman has come off second best after three rounds with radio host Mick Newell [Read more]

The Mercury

Labor’s 10-year literacy pledge

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 10:40am

LABOR has promised a 10-year blitz on adult literacy. [Read more]

The Examiner

Greens: Anne Layton-Bennett

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 9:40am

Although I grew up in the UK, and have also lived and worked in Western Australia, Tasmania is where I’ve lived the longest.  [Read more]

The Examiner

Greens: Anna Povey

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 9:40am

As an environmental consultant, it is understandable that I am passionate about the natural world.  [Read more]

The Examiner

Greens: Andrea Dawkins

Published: Fri 28 Feb 2014, 9:40am

I stand as a candidate for the Greens in the upcoming state election as a small business operator and advocate of animal welfare. [Read more]


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