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Police swoop on fossil fuel protest

Three climate change protesters will be prosecuted for obstructing the flow of traffic after they blocked off southern Tasmania's main fuel terminal. The trio lay down...

Tassie water judged best in the world

An international competition has judged the best water in the world, and it can be found right here in Tasmania. Water from the Rossarden Water Treatment...

Stuck Spirit ferries

Weather has taken a toll on the Spirit of Tasmania which has had hundreds of passengers and animals stuck on board waiting for the Port...

Tassie tourist spot among digital upgrades

The airwalk at the the Tahune Forest Reserve in 2014 before the devastating bushfires (AAP Image/Tourism Tasmania)  A popular Tasmanian tourist spot is among 51 areas...

Police warning after marine tragedy

A report will be prepared for the coroner after a man drowned at Deviot in wild conditions yesterday. Police are issuing an urgent reminder about marine...

UTAS now 303rd best globally

The University of Tasmania has improved its place in the latest global Quacquarelli Symonds rankings rising to equal 303rd, from 308 the previous year year. Other...

Glenorchy contender pulls out

The race for the vacant Glenorchy mayoral position is narrowing, with confirmation alderman Steven King is pulling out of the race to support Bec Thomas'...

Tas drug trade smashed

A Queensland based drug syndicate operating in Tasmania has been busted open by police. In Operation Carnegie, Tasmania Police has seized $5.5 million of ice, cocaine...

Cold front brings downpour

Torrential rains have washed away a Central Highlands road as a flood watch remains current for northwest and central coast river basins. Lake Augusta Road at...

Police find vehicle wanted after armed hold-up

Launceston police have found the white Ford Courier utility wanted in connection to an armed robbery at the St Leonards supermarket on the weekend. They say it...

Close shave on the Huon

Police are thanking the public for a quick response to a sinking boat on the Huon River on Monday afternoon. An 8-metre wooden sail craft upturned...

Money flowing to events

The Events Minister has used the Hobart waterfront and the backdrop of the Lady Nelson to promote the government's follow through of a $21.5 million...

Richie claims Critérium du Dauphiné

Tassie cyclist Richie Porte has taken out the Tour de France warm-up event, the Critérium du Dauphiné After two previous runner-up efforts, the INEOS Grenadiers rider...

Tassie's Top Tourism Towns revealed

The results of a poll to elect Tasmania's Top Tourism Town for 2021 are in, with Stanley and New Norfolk taking the top honours. Around 10,000...

Mine protests continue

More arrests are likely at the site of a controversial tailings dam development in the Tarkine wilderness. Two Bob Brown Foundation activists locked themselves onto an...

Armed robbers storm local store

A police manhunt is underway for two men behind an armed robbery in Launceston's south east.  Carrying firearms, the pair entered the St Leonards Newsagency and...

West Hobart wounding

A crime scene has been declared in West Hobart after two males were assaulted at a Hill Street residence on Friday night. One man suffered multiple...