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Search for hydro site narrowed down to three

Three potential locations have been identified for pumped hydro power in Tasmania. The sites at Lake Cethana and Lake Rowallan in the North West, and near...

Fires keep crews busy

An unknown number of fire-setting pests are at large after wasting emergency services' time in Greater Hobart on Tuesday night. Brigades were called to three fires...

Wood processing mill at Bell Bay a step closer

  A multimillion dollar timber processing operation is a step closer for the George Town municipality after it got the EPA's tick of approval. West-Australian registered Patriarch...

Hotel booking shakeup

The days of accommodation booking internet giants strong-arming their hotel operators on the their room rates could be numbered.  Currently, hotels are not able to advertise...

Battle against northern fire ramping up

An advice warning remains current for Lanena, Rosevears, Grindelwald, Bridgenorth, Legana and Notley Hills north of Launceston as a large bushfire burns on private land. Driven...

Police investigate supermarket burglary

Tasmania Police is investigating an alleged burglary at the Woolworths supermarket in Sandy Bay around 12.45am this morning. Police say during the burglary the front doors...

Charity cricket matches

Some special cricket matches in Hobart this afternoon are raising money for the Fayyaz Sumbal Foundation which aids families of Police Officers killed or wounded...

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