Tasmanian News

RHH operating at peak demand

The Royal Hobart Hospital continues to operate at peak demand. The Emergency Department (ED) has reportedly been functioning at level 3 for a number of weeks...

Tas woman falls while caving

Police search and rescue have had a busy 24 hours, following two rescues conducted overnight. A woman in her 30s was rescued around midnight after falling...

Sea eagle slaughter

The shooting of a white-bellied sea eagle found at the Gagebrook Wetland Reserve is being investigated in Hobart's northern suburbs. It was full of shotgun pellets...

Molotov cocktail attack

Two people have fled for their lives after molotov cocktails were launched into their home in Launceston's Ravenswood. Men with covered faces firebombed the Warring Street...

Tourism loan scheme

Tourism operators wanting to spruce up their offering can access Tasmanian government loans at below market interest rates. A total of $20 million is in the...

Gruesome Huon find

Human remains found by two bush-walkers in Tasmania's Huon Valley are thought to be of an unidentified man who perished some years ago in remote...

Blaze at Launceston Timber yard

A fire that broke out at the Neville-Smith Timber Yard in Mowbray is being treated as suspicious by Tasmania police. The Tasmanian Fire Service arrived at...

Middleton arson charge

A Tasmanian man's been charged with the arson of the Middleton Fire Station where he served as a volunteer firefighter. On Saturday, $600,000 dollars damage was...

Avoca water joy

Just a day after Mole Creek's long standing boil alert was lifted, TasWater's given the all clear for Avoca's tap water in the Fingal Valley. Since...

Our lost boys and girls

Children in harmful domestic environments are becoming homeless and hardened into crime, drugs and mental illness because Tasmania's child protection system can't accommodate them. That's the...