Tasmanian News

Liberal Government to Take Power

Premier Lara Giddings has conceded defeat in a speech at the Tasmanian Hockey Centre with most of the votes counted in the 2014 state...

Solar Ice Future

Tasmania's ice skating community is thrilled that the future of the state's only rink will be secured if the Liberals...

Election Punt

The betting on the Tassie election's almost a one horse race if the odds being offered are anything to go...

Syringe Shock: Parents Perplexed

Parents are horrified Hobart children are being handed syringes by a youth health service. Link Youth Health Services is defending the practice....

Launceston Arrests

Police will be opposing bail when a 23-year-old man faces Launceston Magistrates Court today on arson charges. It's alleged he lit up...

Polling Tips Lib Win on Election Eve

Premier Lara Giddings is urging voters to give Labor another chance after improved jobs figures. The ABS stats reveal the state had the...

Telstra Soccer Gift

The philanthropy of one of Australia's top companies continues to be felt in Tasmania, the latest in the state's northwest....

Snakes Alive

A snake population explosion in Tasmania has prompted a warning to keep an eye on dogs, with an increase in animals either...

Missing Jet Development

There's a possible breakthrough in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, with Chinese satellite images showing a potential crash site....

Qantas Centre Hope

Despite potentially having only a couple of days left in power, the Tasmanian Government isn't taking the threat of Qantas job losses lying down....