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Advice for asthma sufferers impacted by smoke

Fire authorities are concerned a change in the weather tomorrow could whip up the huge Gell River wilderness fire in Tasmania's southwest. It's torn through more...

Elective surgery ban postponed

Nurses claim the Tasmanian Government is being heavy handed in pay negotiations after a threat to stand down striking professionals without pay. After a stop work...

Weekend fires probed

Launceston detectives are calling for help as they investigate a destructive weekend car fire. A 35-year-old woman has been arrested and charged over the alleged firebombing...

Fire still burning in Tasmania's Southwest

A wilderness bushfire raging in Tasmania's southwest is expected to continue burning over the weekend as firefighters battle to put it out. The Tasmania Fire Service...

Did you say ice block ?

Animals at Tasmania Zoo in the state's North are being fed some frozen sweet treats to enjoy through this burst of hot weather. Tassie Devils, meerkats...

Total Fire Ban for parts of Tasmania

The Tasmania Fire Service has declared a Total Fire Ban for tomorrow, as temperatures reach the high 30's in parts of the state. The Bureau of...