Tasmanian News

"No conflict" over CH Smith move: Gutwein

The Greens are questioning the state government relocating its Launceston offices to the redeveloped CH Smith site. The development is being assisted by a $9 million...

Tas light delight

Last night (Sunday) was one of those times when sky gazing in Tasmania wasn't particularly enhanced by powerful telescopes. Due to a strong geomagnetic storm, the...

Call for cruise ship stocktake

The state's peak tourism lobby group is calling for an examination of cruise ship visits, following a 60% increase last season. The Tourism Industry Council of...

Waive welfare debts for DV survivors: Wilkie

The independent federal member for Denison is proposing Centrelink waive debts owed by people fleeing domestic or family violence Current legislation allows for Centrelink debts to...

TSL round 9

The two form sides of the TSL competition, North Launceston and Clarence meet each other tomorrow afternoon at Bellerive Oval. After beating reigning premiers Glenorchy recently,...

Killer to pay compo

The woman caught in the crossfire of her friend's 2015 murder in Hobart's been awarded $2.3 million compensation. Josephine Ramos Cooper's hand was mutilated by gun...

Health budget windfall

A big dose of cash medicine has been prescribed for Tasmania's ailing health services, with the state government committing an extra $658 million over the...