Tasmanian News

Fatal crash at Deloraine

A man has sadly passed away after attempting to overtake a truck on the Bass Highway near Deloraine this morning.The 50 year old was pronounced...

Parr re-emerges from under a Hobart street

After three days sealed inside a steel container under Hobart's Macquarie street, performance artist Mike Parr has reemerged. The 73-year-old had been entombed in the box...

Launceston General co-location plans

Health Minister Michael Ferguson joined the Premier and the Treasurer in Launceston today as part of the government's budget sell. The main focus of the visit...

Buried Mofo

A crowd of 3,000 gathered for the start of performance artist Mike Parr's 3 day stint buried under Hobart's Macquarie Street. The 73 year old is...

Budget justifies Liberals election; Eslake

Independent economist Saul Eslake says the Treasurer's first budget since his re-election has met all of the government's election promises. But he said he saw a...

Bacon declares budget a 'pork barrel'

Treasurer Peter Gutwein has delivered the first state budget since the march election. Strong on infrastructure spending and supporting payroll tax reform, the Treasurer says the...

Budget delivers for motorists; RACT

The RACT welcomes the large number of road infrastructure projects which will improve life on Tasmanian roads in this year's state budget. The major developments are...