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Serious bike crash

Police say a cyclist wasn't wearing a helmet when he had a serious crash in Southern Tasmania early this morning. The 24-year-old male suffered severe head...

Heat sparks Total Fire Ban

The mercury is tipped to hit the mid to high 30s across much of the state on Monday, causing the TFS to issue a Total...

New quarantine deal for Tas/Vic

The Tasmanian and Victorian governments have arranged a quarantine-swap deal. Tasmania has agreed to quarantine farm workers heading for the Victorian harvest, while Victoria will provide...

Disability homes in Spreyton

Disability support organisation Devonfield has unveiled four new state-of-the-art client homes in Spreyton. CEO Tanya Kingshott hosted the Gala Day on Friday morning with the units...

Northern fires keep crews busy

The fire service is assuring residents of Ravenswood in Launceston there was never a threat to property from a fast-moving scrub fire late on Thursday...

Tasmanians to mask up at airports

Mask-wearing is now compulsory in Tasmanian airports whether travellers are heading inter or intrastate. The rule covers check ins, bag drops and any retail outlets on...

Burnie site sold to TasNetworks

The Burnie City Council has confirmed it's sold the Old Tioxide Site in Heybridge to TasNetworks to assist the Marinus Link project. The Council bought the...

Launceston alleged murderer pleads not guilty

A man's due to stand trial in coming months after denying responsibility for a suspicious death in Launceston. The body of Jingai Zhang was discovered in...

MONA turns 10

Hobart's Museum of Old and New Art is celebrating its tenth birthday. Millionaire, professional gambler and art collector David Walsh's famous "subversive adult Disneyland" (in his...

Back from the dead: "extinct" cray resurfaces

Biologists are excited after a species of burrowing crayfish thought to be extinct was rediscovered on Tasmania's West Coast. A Hydro Tasmania environmental survey at Lake...

Claremont vehicle fire probe

Tasmania police is investigating the circumstances surrounding several vehicles being deliberately set alight on Main Road at Claremont in the state's south on Tuesday night. Detectives...

Proposed new Launceston hotel

Business groups have welcomed a proposal for a new hotel on Boland Street. A development application has now been lodged with City of Launceston Council for...

Detectives probe Claremont firebombing

Glenorchy Detectives are investigating a mass car torching at Claremont in Hobart's north on Tuesday night.  Five vehicles went up in flames on Main Road at...

Car charging station welcomed

The northeast community of Bridport is the latest to hop on board the electric vehicle trend, with local community organisation Bridport Innovations launching a new...

Big Tree brought back to life

Augmented reality is being used to cement memories of a fallen forest giant in Tasmania's south. An 87-metre swamp gum known as the Arve Big Tree...

Dozens off the grid, kayakers safe

Around 170 Derwent Valley locals blacked out in Monday's severe weather are being advised it'll likely be Tuesday afternoon before they're reconnected. Tasnetworks customers in Lachlan...

Easing restrictions for Greater Brisbane

The Tasmanian Government has moved to allow people from Greater Brisbane to travel here. Travellers from the region are now able to come to Tasmania but...

Worry over economic growth post pandemic

Challenges and opportunities loom for Tasmania post-covid, according to an influential economic report The Deloitte Access Economics forecast is predicting economic growth of 3.4 per cent...

Royal Hobart Regatta going ahead

Those keen to attend next month's Royal Hobart Regatta need to get their registrations in for a covid-capped event. After lengthy negotiations with the Tasmanian Government...