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Supermoon tonight

This evening is one to step outside and take in the supermoon, the brightest and largest it will look for the year. At just after 8pm...

Big laughs coming in new festival

New ground will be broken when Tasmania kicks off a fully fledged international comedy festival next month. Spanning the week starting Monday March 18th, 'Laughs of...

Fire summit to hear of climate challenges

We're being warned earlier, longer bushfire seasons will become the "new normal" for Australia. The dangerous combination of hot weather and dry lightning is also expected...

Bailey on the mend

Veteran cricketer George Bailey's scans on a shoulder dislocated in the Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash semi-final on Thursday have come back as well as they...

Tasmania is cholesterol capital of the nation

There are alarming indications for Tasmania's heart health in new mapping released by the Heart Foundation. The organisation charted the incidence of heart disease and found...

Home defender charged

A man who shot an alleged home invader in southern Tasmania is facing a charge of wounding. Police sped to a house at Colebrook north of...

"New era" for Tassie freight

The largest investment in Australia's coastal shipping in a quarter of a century will be up and running next month. Prime Minister Scott Morrison was on...