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Ex-pat return boosting population

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

ABS figures released today show that Tasmania has the strongest net interstate migration of any state in 2016-17. [Read more]

Job numbers steady near record high levels

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

ABS data released today show that the trend of near record employment continues with  245,500 Tasmanians in work. [Read more]

Remote Indigenous artworks at TMAG

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

A new touring exhibition of Indigenous Yolgnu art and culture from the Northern Territory’s north east Arnhem Land is now on show at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG). [Read more]

Summer carnival kicks off with $350k boost

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

The 2018 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival will kick off with a major boost, as the Hodgman Liberal Government strengthens the industry with a $350,000 grant towards a breeding program in 2018/19, to promote local racing [Read more]

Tourism skyrockets

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

The Liberal Government is the strongest supporter of Tasmania’s tourism sector which continues to boom, with new figures confirming an extraordinary rise in visitor numbers, expenditure and tourism jobs since 2014. The release today of [Read more]

Eco-tourism boost for the Tasman Peninsula

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

The Tasmanian Government is delivering on its promise to transform Tasmania into the environmental tourism capital of the world. [Read more]

Swansea Boat Ramp launches boatloads of benefits

Published: Fri 15 Dec 2017, 12:45pm

Rene Hidding, Tasmanian Minister for Infrastructure Senator Jonathon Duniam, Senator for Tasmania [Read more]

Statement Of Intent signed with TRACA

Published: Thu 14 Dec 2017, 9:25am

When the Liberal Government came to office in 2014 we committed to re-setting the relationship with the Aboriginal community. [Read more]

New shellfish biotoxin testing facility open

Published: Thu 14 Dec 2017, 9:25am

The Tasmanian shellfish industry will have access to the best possible testing facilities with the opening of the upgraded biotoxin testing facility at Analytical Services Tasmania. [Read more]

Liberal Government welcomes MOU signing

Published: Wed 13 Dec 2017, 9:40am

On behalf of the Hodgman Liberal Government, I would like to offer my congratulations to two Tasmanian building and construction organisations for recently entering a deal that will support more local jobs in these important [Read more]

Pedestrian bridge works get underway

Published: Wed 13 Dec 2017, 9:40am

Work on a $8 million pedestrian memorial bridge linking the Queens Domain to the Hobart Cenotaph will get underway from today. [Read more]

September Quarterly Report confirms budget on track

Published: Wed 13 Dec 2017, 9:40am

The September Quarterly Report on the 2017-18 Budget has been released and is available on Treasury’s website. [Read more]

Shop local this festive season

Published: Wed 13 Dec 2017, 9:40am

Under the Hodgman Liberal Government, business confidence is improving and retail turnover is at record highs, but there is still more work to be done to create jobs and grow our economy, and every Tasmanian [Read more]

CWA launches policy on pokies while Labor goes into hiding

Published: Wed 13 Dec 2017, 9:40am

Labor’s policy-free zone is becoming an absolute farce. [Read more]

North West training decision welcomed

Published: Tue 12 Dec 2017, 9:30am

The decision by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) to continue training at the North West Regional Hospital in 2018 is welcomed. [Read more]