Tasmanian News

RHH rebuild update

Health Minister Michael Ferguson has again donned steel cap shoes to spruik the progress of the Royal Hobart Hospital rebuild. The new hospital's superstructure is now...

Christmas hampers on way

A North Hobart church is facing unprecedented demand in the fifth year of its Christmas hampers program. Today marks the start of another busy packing period...

Fruit fly detection

There has been a fruit fly detection at Lady Barron on Flinders Island. DPIPWE Biosecurity Tasmania General Manager Lloyd Klumpp said a single male fruit fly...

Building heights cause rising tensions

Hobart City Council aldermen are split over whether there should be a 45-metre height limit for city buildings. They've all shared their concerns ahead of Lord...

Man shot in Launceston

Launceston Detectives believe last night's shooting at Invermay was targeted. The victim of the incident at a home is now recovering from a wound to his...

Armed robbery at Hobart pharmacy

Police are investigating an alleged armed robbery that occurred at the Discount Pharmacy on Davey Street in Hobart at around 4.50pm yesterday. Police say the male...