Tasmanian News

ABBA Angel

Tasmania's Grace McCallum is on 'Cloud 9', having earned a place in an international choir honouring Swedish super-group ABBA. The 21 year old from...

Aluminium Crisis

The Federal Opposition is calling for a $50 million support package to help Geelong’s economy recover from the closure of Alcoa’s Point Henry aluminium...

Parties Push Data Centres

The Liberals are promising to move all government data to Tasmanian servers in a newly-revealed plank of their IT policy. Liberal Leader Will...

Ukraine Violence Surge

At least eight people are dead amidst a fresh wave of violence in the Ukrainian capital Kiev. Thousands of anti-government protesters continue...

West Coast Revival

The state election trail has Liberal Leader Will Hodgman on the West Coast today, unveiling a $750,000 investment plan for the struggling region, with the...

Pickett Release

The Tasmanian Police Association denies it objects to the parole of an inmate with a violent criminal history, and is disappointed at the ABC for...

Poppies Linked to Tourist Death

A 26-year-old Danish tourist may be Tasmania's first poppy-related casualty for the year. Police are preparing a report for the coroner after the...

Ferry Bid Dismissed

The Greens are coming out in favour of a locally-built catamaran to replace the ageing Spirit of Tasmania ferries. The party has revealed...

CBD Attack

Hobart police are seeking witnesses to a bashing outside a Collins Street nightclub early yesterday morning. A man was apparently punched and kneed to...

Arson Attack

A fire that destroyed the historic first Coles store in northwest Tasmania was deliberately lit. Forensic evidence from the blaze at Wilmot,...