Tasmanian News

Water debate welcomed

While there's been a backlash in some council quarters at the Tasmanian government putting a rocket up them over water and sewerage, at least one...

Abbott in Tas

A familiar face is doing the rounds in Tasmania...Tony Abbott's dropped by and is in the North on this Launceston Cup day. He was a regular...

Tas road toll rises

Tasmania's road toll for the year rises to 2, following the death of a Queensland tourist near Fingal in the state's Northeast. The 36 year old...

Glenorchy sacking advice

Peter Gutwein might have to exercise his local government minister muscles again on Glenorchy City Council after the leaking of a board of inquiry report. It's...

Pill test unworkable

The idea of pill testing at events where drug-taking's common has been shot down by the Tasmanian government. 22 people were hospitalised, some of them critically...

Water war of words

Tasmania's councils are being slammed by the state government which is unimpressed at a lack of attention to water and sewerage. 21 towns have boil water...

Alleged fox sighting near Waratah

A caller has contacted Tasmanian Broadcasters to report a live fox sighting just outside of Waratah earlier today. Caller Shane says he saw the fox cross...

STEM vision surges

In the same way as Launceston's UTAS campus redevelopment is expected to be transformative, Hobart's now much further down the same path after Infrastructure Australia...

Walkers urged to stay in touch

Police are using the plight of a man, stranded in the Tasmanian wilderness for two days, to stress the need for bushwalkers to carry communications...