Tasmanian News

Snakes Alive

A snake population explosion in Tasmania has prompted a warning to keep an eye on dogs, with an increase in animals either...

Missing Jet Development

There's a possible breakthrough in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, with Chinese satellite images showing a potential crash site....

Qantas Centre Hope

Despite potentially having only a couple of days left in power, the Tasmanian Government isn't taking the threat of Qantas job losses lying down....

Lawyer Case in Closed Court

Court proceedings involving a prominent Launceston lawyer look set to be conducted in secret. A justice of the peace yesterday closed preliminary...

Secret Offers

Tasmanian MP Andrew Wilke's lifted the lid on some of his experiences during the Gillard years, detailing how the former...

Health Focus Lacking

The political parties haven't been bold enough with their vision to rebuild Tasmania's crumbling health system according to the Australian...

Penalty Rate Divide

After Monday’s public holiday, the topic of Tasmania being shut down for business because of penalty rates arises again. Many tourism...

Fire Threat Over

A fast-moving bushfire which caused evacuations and roadblocks on the Tasman Peninsula yesterday afternoon is no longer a threat. A tractor is...

Flight Mystery Deepens

The Malaysian Airforce says radar information suggests a passenger airliner that vanished on Saturday changed course and headed west. Earlier reports suggested the...

Greens Lashed on Special Timbers

Tasmania's special timbers lobby is accusing the Greens of backflipping on their support for the sector. A Greens policy document outlines their...