Santas sack of cash wings 2019

Santas sack of cash wings 2019

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Bees to buzz at Taste

The Taste of Tasmania is today unveiling its full line-up of food and beverage producers who will gather at Princes Wharf to tempt crowds from...

Payday lenders crackdown call

Predatory payday loans are on the rise as Tasmanians feel the pinch from the rising cost of living. Advocacy groups including the Hobart Community Legal Centre...

Yaraandoo's familiar failures

The Aged Care Quality and Safety Royal Commission in Tasmania has been drilling down into the Yaraandoo facility at Somerset near Burnie, which was sanctioned...

Launceston yacht fire

A leaky stove sparked a fire that badly damaged a yacht and burned two others in Tasmania's north. Just after 8pm on Sunday the Tasmania Fire...

Remembrance Day events

From Zeehan to Bicheno, King Island to Dover, Tasmanians right across the state have stopped to pay their respects to defence force personnel who gave...

Bushwalker search underway

  Another search and rescue operation is underway in Tasmanian bushland. Four bushwalkers called for help late on Sunday afternoon after becoming disoriented on the top of...

Tassie firefighters heading to NSW to help

27 additional TFS firefighters have left for Northern NSW to help the state battle unprecedented bushfires. The group, including 25 volunteers, flew out on Airforce Hercules...

Regional Tas shines at tourism awards

The state's often overlooked West Coast has been recognised for its fast growing tourism sector. Four operators from the region including the West Coast Wilderness Railway...

Newstart inquiry in Tasmania

Tasmania's perspective on life on the dole is being heard by the federal parliamentary Newstart inquiry which is moving around the country.  Liberal Premier Hodgman's expressed...

Gorge Hotel plans struck down

Hopes for a proposed new hotel development in Launceston have been dashed, following a decision by the Resource Management and Planning Appeal Tribunal. Josef Chromy's JAC...

Alleged Launceston murder

Tasmanian detectives are seeking the extradition of a Western Australian woman who allegedly killed her elderly roommate in Launceston last month. The body of 71-year-old Veronica...

PM warned to follow through on vets RC

Tasmanian Senator Jacqui Lambie is hopeful a potential Royal Commission into veteran suicide will put a broom through the Defence and Veterans Affairs Departments. Prime Minister...

Importance of infant mental health

  Tasmania is welcoming a branch of the Australian Association for Infant Mental Health, which brings the state in line with the rest of the country. It...

Police call over waterfront death

Police are seeking public sightings of a man in the area around Victoria Dock in Hobart early this morning before he was located deceased in the...

Spring snow ramping up

Tasmania's typically volatile spring weather is living up to its reputation, with snow falling in the Central Highlands and on Hobart's Mt Wellington, although warmer...

Four held over alleged kidnapping

Three men and a woman are in custody and will face a Magistrate on Thursday morning over an alleged kidnapping at Devonport. Police allege the four...

Divided visions for Domain House

What happens at Hobart's Domain House and its extensive gardens still has two very different visions hanging over it. UTAS is looking to construct new buildings...

Here's a climate change for you

There will be little relief from wild and woolly conditions around the state until into the weekend.  Locations including Strahan, Devonport, Scottsdale and the Bass Strait...

Tassie contenders hot to trot

Devonport para-athlete Deon Kenzie is in the Middle East gearing up for his biggest event of the year. He's among the Tasmanian contingent at this year's...

Boil water alert for eastern shore

Some suburbs east of Hobart are on boil water alerts after faecal bacteria was detected in Lauderdale reservoir. Taswater says routine sampling found E.Coli, with a...