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Real time fuel pricing paying off

There are indications the government's new petrol price website is having an impact. It's been a month since real time fuel price reporting became law in...

Tarkine protesters arrested

Three of the 12 protesters who swarmed the Riley Creek mine site on the state's West Coast have landed in legal strife. A 30 year old...

Tasmania's peaceful magpies

An absence of Magpie attacks in Tasmania is captivating mainland media. It is the season for magpies to terrorise humans entering their nesting territories including a...

Have your say: Bridgewater Bridge concepts

Four top construction companies are in the race to build the new Bridgewater Bridge, either beside the existing ageing span or replacing it completely. The State...

Tas could open to NSW by early November

Interstate travel back and forth between much of the mainland remains on track to start on Monday October 26th. Premier Gutwein's provided an update on the...

Kitten season means all hands on deck

Tasmania's largest cat shelter is gearing up for an influx as kitten season begins. As warmer weather sets in - an estimated 400 felines a week...

TV show filming on West Coast

Filming of the SBS mystery series The Tailings is underway in Queenstown and Strahan and there's a chance for locals to feature on camera. The story...

Hoon shocker: drunk, speeding and disqualified

A 29-year-old motorcyclist is in serious trouble, police charging him with drink driving and high-range speeding over a ride near Brighton yesterday afternoon. Highway patrol officers...

Touring flight to the icy continent

Tickets for the next sightseeing flight departing Tasmania for Antarctica are now on sale. It's just the second time since 1994 a flight of its kind...

Melton Mowbray traffic blitz

The Tasmania Police Road Safety Taskforce was out in force last night (Friday) for a blitz at Melton Mowbray in the Southern Midlands. They were joined...

Animosity building over land tax

Land taxes going through the roof in Tasmania at a time when the pandemic is already gutting some of the economy is building resentment. Premier Gutwein's...

Shearwater legal fall out

February's forced removal of Tongan seasonal workers from their Shearwater accommodation on the grounds it was substandard has the property owner preparing to sue for...

Guns, ammo seized at Stonehenge

A man's facing serious charges after police found firearms and a haul of allegedly stolen property at a remote Southern Midlands property. The 38-year-old Stonehenge man...

Quarantine before deep freeze

Tasmanians are being reassured Antarctic expeditioners who've arrived in Hobart from France and Italy on Friday morning will be carefully managed. 118 researchers have already spent...

Wilmot shines on national stage

A northwest Tasmanian town is kicking goals on the national stage. Wilmot last year was recognised as Tasmania's tidiest town, giving it automatic entry into this...

NZ Opposition lashes Tasmania as "poor cousin"

New Zealand opposition leader Judith Collins (AAP Image/Ben McKay)  New Zealand Opposition leader Judith Collins has taken aim at Tasmania, calling it Australia's "poor cousin" during...

Tasmania's jobless rate blows out

Tasmania's unemployment rate has shot up. Fresh ABS data has the state's seasonally adjusted jobless figure for September rising 1.3% to 7.6%. That means Tasmania has gone...

Tasman revamp reveal

Tasmania's Bicycle Network is hailing news widened pathways will form part of the $65 million Tasman Bridge upgrade. The network has called for wind barriers on...

West Coast Photo Competition

Winners of the West Coast Photography Competition have been announced. A judging panel made up of designers, a professional photographer and community leaders is said to...

Jobs study paints grim picture

As many as 21 disadvantaged Tasmanians are competing for each entry level job, according to a study of the jobs market. Anglicare Australia's Jobs Availability Snapshot...