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PM at Burnie Show

The Burnie Show has been paid a visit by the Prime Minister today, unveiling $20 million of funding for sustaining regional shows which have been grappling to stay afloat. Devonport lost its show altogether, while Launceston's...

Launceston motorbike death

Tasmania's road toll has risen on the death of a 24 year old Launceston man who crashed his motorbike at Mayfield late last night. A little before midnight, he rode into the back of a parked...

Hobart goes international

Those who've been wondering when all the grand plans of the Hobart City Deal would actually materialise might have some answers today when the Implimentation Plan is released.  It was February when the 1.6 billion dollar...

St. George beer comeback

St George beer has made a comeback for Boags Brewery, years after it was put into retirement. The band of loyal drinkers have revived the drink through a fan movement on social media that included...

Worst roads named and shamed

Roads that don't cut the mustard have been named by RACT members in a new survey seeking to identify the state's 10 worst. Those surveyed in the North West have the highest regard for local roads,...

Tasmania's Adani

Despite a Perth based coal mining exploration company claiming it received a 50 thousand dollar Tasmanian government grant, the Premier is shutting down talk of a new mine in the Midlands. The company is in the...

Woman charged over Oatlands ATM burglary

A 32-year-old Goodwood woman has been charged with offences relating to the Oatlands post office ATM alleged burglary which occurred in the early hours of this morning. The woman has been bailed to appear in the...

Tomato frost risks

As Tasmania's spring planting season takes off, your tomato seedlings might be in for a rough time of it. What they need for good growth are sunny and warm days and there are likely to be...

Tasmania Zoo's newest attractions

In time for the school holidays, two young caracal cats from South Africa are new attractions at Tasmania Zoo in the state's north. Head keeper Emma Morgan explains the 7 month old sisters with long pointy...

Abortion clinic concerns

The state still does not have a dedicated low cost abortion clinic, despite assurances for the government that one would be opened a year ago. Private operator Hampton Park Women's Health Care has struggled to find...