Tasmanian News

Palmer Talks up Tassie Chances

The Palmer United Party is offering Tasmanians free membership with its colourful frontman declaring they're on track for majority government in Tasmania. Poll...

Robbers Sought After Shooting

Two men are at large after staging a bizarre home invasion on Hobart's eastern shore and shooting a resident. The pair wearing white...

New App

In one of Chinas top restaurants grass feed Wagyu beef from North West Tasmania along with top quality premium beef is served each night...

Blowing a Gale Again

Tasmania's run of wild weather continues today with residents warned to batten down the hatches for another day of fierce conditions. Gusts of up...

Rail Resumes

The West Coast Wilderness Railway will resume operations after nearly a year off today. Tickets are sold out for the attraction's first day...

2014 Whale Wars On

The annual game of cat and mouse between Sea Shepherd and Japan’s whaling fleet is underway in the Great Southern Ocean after the anti-whaling...

Rescued

Passengers who've been stuck on a Russian research ship in Antarctica will arrive in Tasmania in coming weeks, after being rescued by helicopter. 52...

Russell Home

Tasmanian Greenpeace activist Colin Russell's compared his Russian jail cell to the Port Arthur site. He returned home last night - after spending...

Ban may be overturned

The Industrial hemp association of Tasmania is continuing its push to overturn a long standing ban on Hemp products being used in food....

Hurricanes Blown Away

The Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash campaign was derailed by Aussie paceman James Pattinson yesterday at Bellerive. The Melbourne Renegades scored a 51-run victory....